“My main goal is to make vibrant, genuine and complex wines with an exceptional freshness. ” Xavier Planty, winemaker and owner
Xavier certainly achieves this with this beautiful Sauternes example.
Region: Sauternes, Bordeaux
Grapes: Semillon, Sauvignon Blanc
Chateau Guiraud, Premier Grand Cru Classé in 1855, was the very first property to obtain the prestigious AB (Agriculture Biologique) certification in 2011.
Guiraud 2010 shows intense aromas, hawthorn flowers, fresh fruit, with a minty note characteristic for the vintage. The sweetness is gentle and consistent. Great precision and freshness.