2001 Lafaurie-Peyraguey Sauternes Blend

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  • Sauternes Blend
  • 375ML
  • WS 95
  • IWC 93
  • WA 92

Reviews for 2001 Lafaurie-Peyraguey Sauternes Blend

WS 95
Wine Spectator - Wine Spectator, September 2004
Exotic and ripe with loads of tropical fruit and sweet fruit. Full-bodied spicy and very long. Sweet and loaded with botrytis. This is a young Sauternes built for aging...
IWC 93
Stephen Tanzer's IWC - Stephen Tanzer's IWC, July 2004
...Orange peel quince honey and sexy oak tones of vanilla and spice. Chewy and powerful in the mouth with highly concentrated flavors of creme caramel honey and exotic spices. Finishes very long honeyed and powerful not... ...Orange peel quince honey and sexy oak tones of vanilla and spice. Chewy and powerful in the mouth with highly concentrated flavors of creme caramel honey and exotic spices. Finishes very long honeyed and powerful not to mention flamboyantly aromatic...
WA 92
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate - Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, December 2014
The 2001 Lafaurie-Peyraguey has a very refined, elegant bouquet that demonstates more mineralite than the previous vintages: great tension here with marmalade, quince and dried honey scents. The palate is medium-bodied... The 2001 Lafaurie-Peyraguey has a very refined, elegant bouquet that demonstates more mineralite than the previous vintages: great tension here with marmalade, quince and dried honey scents. The palate is medium-bodied with a viscous opening. The acidity is nicely judged with touches of spice and nutmeg, although the finish is quite linear and does not quite deliver the panache of its peers. Still, this is drinking extremely well now and should continue to give pleasure over the next decade or so. - Neal Martin