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Chateau d'Armajan des Ormes Sauternes, Bordeaux, France
92 Points

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Vintage: 2013
BC: $26.29 375ml
Quebec: $46.0 750ml

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -147090
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WineScores' Review

Seductive, fragrant, engaging.
A classic Bordelais sticky (made from Semillon, Sauvignon Blanc and Muscadelle), aged roughly two years in barrel. Golden in colour and redolent with apricot, honey, dried pears and brulee; it is truly reminiscent of a fragrant patisserie. The palate is a concentrated elixir that is sweet but not cloying; bright acidity adds levity and encourages another sip. Overall, an engaging, enjoyable, and charming dessert wine to pair with fruit tarts, ripe cheeses, and praline petit four.
Serve chilled.

Recommended Pairings
Cheese - Blue, Cheese - Soft/Creamy, Aperitifs, Cocktails, Desserts

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Wine Scores reviewed - 2018-07-19 13:25:52.0


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