2014 G Chateau Guiraud Bordeaux Blanc

Share on Facebook

2014 G Chateau Guiraud Bordeaux Blanc image

The only make 150,000 bottles, this is 105 hectare estate and they are in the city between the Church and Chateau D'Yquem, this was the first growth to be classified and this means that the wine is from the region and it must be sweet and the appellation here is Bordeaux dry white wine because of the dryness and they do not have the Moilleux level but there is a minimum level of sweetness to a Sauternes 120 grams per liter. A lovely savory character to the palate with a good amount of fruit, melon, white grape fruit, quince, a gravelly mineral nuance, a rich texture on the tongue, good weight in the mid palate, and a lovely freshness to the finish a long mineral laced finish. A blend of 50/50 Semillon and Sauvignon Blanc they have specific parcels in the vineyard that are dedicated to making this dry wine, tart finish, could use a bit of time and shows much better on the second day, a great introduction to the dry whites of Sauternes! Finish 40+ Excellent (89-91 Points) "The G de Guiraud 2014 has quite a complex bouquet with lively citrus fruit intermixed with sea cave scents. There is something almost marine-like here. The palate is well balanced with crisp acidity, appreciable weight in the mouth with light green apple and spice notes emerging toward the finish. This is how to do dry white Sauternes." Reviewed April 2015 Robert Parker's Wine Advocate:


  • List Price: $19.75

Quantity in Stock: 103

add to cart

Share on Facebook

continue shopping

Customers who bought this also bought:

  1. 2015 Hartford Court Chardonnay Russian River Valley - A rich bouquet of emon drop candy and lightly toasted oak spice, notes of flan and apple blossom, crème brulee notes.  Rich and...
  2. 2006 Adelsheim Pinot Noir Ribbon Springs 750ml - 2006 Adelsheim Pinot Noir Ribbon Springs 750ml ...
  3. 2013 La Spinetta Nebbiolo Langhe - The La Spinetta Nebbiolo Langhe comes from the youngest part of the Starderi vineyard in Neive. The...
  4. 2014 Blain Gagnard Le Montrachet Grand Cru - description ...
  5. 2014 Sbragia Chardonnay Home Ranch Dry Creek Valley - A mix of stone and tropical fruits – peaches, pears, mangoes, pineapple – is evident in both the aromas and flavors, along with...

Cart Summary

Your shopping cart is empty!

Wine Watch Events

A Study in Paullac back to 1959 at WWWB

Fri, Aug 18, 2017

One of Bordeaux’s top critics Hugh Johnson has said, "If one had to single out one commune of Bordeaux to head the list,...

End of the Summer Rose Tasting at WWWB

Sat, Aug 19, 2017

"Never, never trust anyone who asks for white wine. It means they're phonies."  - Bette Davis   Hey, most peopl...

The Ultimate Oregon Pinot Noir Tasting at WWWB

Wed, Aug 23, 2017

"It's a hard grape to grow. As you know. Right? It's, uh, it's thin-skinned, temperamental, ripens early. It's, you ...

Ca Del Bosco Franciacorta Wine Tasting at WWWB

Thu, Aug 24, 2017

"I have enjoyed great health at a great age because every day since I can remember I have consumed a bottle of wine ...

1996 Vintage Burgundy tasting at WWWB

Fri, Aug 25, 2017

1996 Krug Vintage Brut Champagne Price: $595.00    Sale Price: $495.00 Quantity in Stock: 19   (98 Points) ...

Wine and Food Pairing Night the Best of the Best last night of Summer

Sat, Aug 26, 2017

Tonight we have a special pairing menu and some large bottles to celebrate the end of August 2017.

Washington State Wine Tasting at WWWB

Wed, Aug 30, 2017

Stay tuned for more info on this event

2013 Barolo Tasting at WWWB

Sat, Sep 2, 2017

This is the latest release from my favorite wine region on Earth and the 2013's are being touted as the next GREAT vintag...

Vintage Napa Cabernet Sauvignon Tasting at Wine Watch

Sat, Sep 9, 2017

Stay tuned for more info on this event!

New Zealand Tasting At Wine Watch Wine Bar

Wed, Sep 13, 2017

Stay tuned for more info on this event.