Wine Enthusiast 90"The wine balances acidity and full fruitiness. These show in the lively, fresh character as well as the rich apple and pear flavors. The end shows more youthful texture, offering the chance to hold this wine until 2015."
"The Barons de Rothschild Reserve Speciale Bordeaux Blanc is a terrific wine for everyday drinking. It is a blend of 60% Semillon and 40% Sauvignon Blanc. While predominantly Semillon, the nose of the wine showcases the Sauvignon Blanc component with aromas of grapefruit peel, lemons and limes. On
"If refreshing is what you're after, this Sauvignon Blanc from the Haut-Medoc region of Bordeaux displays a stunning array of lemon, lime and melon flavors; subtle aromas of almond and white flower fill the glass as a welcoming complement. Bright and refreshing acidity, this wine will seduce you
80% Sauvignon, 20% Semillon"With an intense aroma and flavor of green grapes, honeysuckle, pineapple and mango, this delicious dry white is the perfect pair for all salads, cold meats, cheeses and is an excellent aperitif wine." ~winery notes
"This delicious dry white Bordeaux, made mostly of Sauvignon Blanc with some Semillon, comes from a small property in the Entre Deux Mers, very close to St Emilion. It is comparable to White Bordeaux at two or even three times the cost. A good example of what lower-end white Bordeaux can be: earthy
James Suckling 95"This white is really impressive with a lemon peel, sliced apple, light tarte tatin and cream. Full and super creamy texture. It's rich but not being intrusive. Just all beautiful. Top white Bordeaux with the depth of grand cru Burgundy. Drink or hold."
"The perennial french favorite from Guillaume Touton's own vineyard in Bordeaux. Made from 100% Sauvignon Blanc (no semillon)- he lets the crisp, vibrant, fresh varietal do all the talking..." ~ Winery notes
" The Graves is distinguished by its high percentage of Semillon, sourced from vineyards in the greatest white wine terroir in Bordeaux. Try this crisp, invigorating blanc with a platter of fresh seafood. " ~ Winery notes
85% Sauvignon Blanc, 15% Semillon. Château Tassin is located in Rions, a beautiful medieval village on the right bank of the Garonne River. Straw yellow with bright reflections. The nose is very fruity with aromas of lychee, kiwi, peach and exotic fruits. To maintain the optimum fruitiness, the
" Brilliant straw yellow. A complex and elegant nose, on which boxwood aromas mingle with tropical fruit and citrus notes, especially grapefruit. A harmonious wine with a full, fruit-driven attack, displaying a range of citrus and white blossom flavors and a nicely mineral touch on the finish. A
This 7 Hectare (17 Acre) vineyard is planted on well drained sandy and sandy-gravel soils. The vineyard sits along the banks of the Garonne River and benefits from the temperate micro climate producing a classic white Graves of extrodinary quality at a very reasonable price. 60% Semillon, 40%
"From 34% Sauvignon Blanc, 33% Sémillon and 33% Muscadelle; Grapes are handpicked and de-stemmed before being pressed into a tank. Natural yeasts begin fermentation under temperature-controlled conditions, lasting about two months. The wine is then moved to tank for four months to rest on lees and
Wine Advocate 98 "The 2009 is one of the greatest wines ever produced from the estate. It has a riveting bouquet of quince, honey, pear and a touch of clarified butter that is beautifully defined, offering scents of yellow flowers with continued aeration. It is a little heavier and more intense