2013 Aile d'Argent Bordeaux Blanc

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  • Bordeaux Blanc
  • 750ML
  • JS 97
  • IWC 93
  • WA 92

Reviews for 2013 Aile d'Argent Bordeaux Blanc

JS 97
James Suckling - jamessuckling.com, February 2016
This is vibrant and gorgeous with dried pineapple, honey and cream. Full body, plenty of energetic structure and a long, long finish. Goes on for minutes. Fantastic Aile. Sauvignon blanc with semillon. Structured!
IWC 93
Stephen Tanzer's IWC - Stephen Tanzer's IWC, June 2014
Dark gold-tinged straw-yellow. Smoky herbs, grapefruit pith and honeydew melon aromas are complicated by white peach and spicy pear. Dense and brisk on entry, then a bit diffuse in the middle, but with vibrant flavors... Dark gold-tinged straw-yellow. Smoky herbs, grapefruit pith and honeydew melon aromas are complicated by white peach and spicy pear. Dense and brisk on entry, then a bit diffuse in the middle, but with vibrant flavors of passion fruit, grapefruit and herbs. Firm and bright but quite ripe too, showing nothing green or hard on the long, bracing finish. Seems less focused than recent vintages of Aile d'Argent, but perhaps another year in the bottle will help it gain precision. (ST93-90)
WA 92
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate - Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, August 2014
(WA90-92 points) Composed of two-thirds Sauvignon Blanc and one-third Semillon, this 2013 dry white exhibits lots of white currant and grapefruit aromas, no evidence of oak in the background (although it is... (WA90-92 points) Composed of two-thirds Sauvignon Blanc and one-third Semillon, this 2013 dry white exhibits lots of white currant and grapefruit aromas, no evidence of oak in the background (although it is barrel-fermented), attractive flesh, good depth and light minerality. Consume it over the next 7-8 years. - Robert M. Parker, Jr.