2009 Sigalas Rabaud Sauternes Blend
Sauternes Blend - 750ML
  • WA 95
  • WE 93
  • WS 92

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WA 95
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate - Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, February 2013
The Sigalas Rabaud was sensational out of barrel and served blind, the wine does nothing to dispel my initial optimism that this is the apogee for the estate – so far. It is bestowed with an intense bouquet of quince... The Sigalas Rabaud was sensational out of barrel and served blind, the wine does nothing to dispel my initial optimism that this is the apogee for the estate – so far. It is bestowed with an intense bouquet of quince, orange zest and almond with a lighter touch of honey compared to its peers. The palate is medium-bodied with great viscosity. This is an assertive Sauternes that wants to make an impression, although it does not display the complexity or breeding of Yquem and Suduiraut. Still, it is very composed and perhaps is saving something up for later, biding its time as it were. This is a wondrous wine. Drink now-2040. - Neal Martin
WE 93
Wine Enthusiast - Wine Enthusiast, February 2013
This wine is still very closed. That said its promise is in the rich weighty texture. It shows a ripe feel with orange and lemon freshness. On the finish the acidity is dominant.
WS 92
Wine Spectator - Wine Spectator, March 2012
Lush but defined with a lovely floral and green tea frame to the dried pineapple quince pear and yellow apple fruit flavors which are seamless through the long lightly toasted coconut-tinged finish. Very suave. Sémillon... Lush but defined with a lovely floral and green tea frame to the dried pineapple quince pear and yellow apple fruit flavors which are seamless through the long lightly toasted coconut-tinged finish. Very suave. Sémillon and Sauvignon Blanc. Best from 2014 through 2025. -JM
Color & Type Dessert
Varietal Sauternes Blend
Country France
Region Bordeaux
Sub-region Sauternes
Vintage 2009