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2008

Château Filhot

Sauternes
Deuxièmes Crus
0,375
White
A magnificent estate located in the heart of the Sauternes region which produces wines that are rich, succulent and very traditional in style. The nose is very expressive with notes of honey, apricots and stewed peaches. The palate has a very pretty sweetness, wonderful balance and stony mineral complexity.
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SKU 2008047-00375
Vintage 2008
Volume 0,375 L
Country France
Region Bordeaux
Appellation Sauternes
Château Château Filhot
Classification Deuxièmes Crus
Producer Comte Henri de Vaucelles
Alcohol 13,5%
Website http://www.filhot.com/
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The story

The creation of the vineyard dated from 1630 up to 1650. The chateau was built in 1709 by Romain de Filhot (1641-1710) whose family already owned the noble house ‘Verdoulet’ in Sauternes. At that time, he changed the old label ‘Wine of Langon’ by introducing the Sauternes appellation. After the revolution, the Lur-Saluces, managed the property, which they had ...

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Appellation

Located in the south of the Bordeaux region near the town of Langon, Sauternes is a large appellation with over two thousand hectares of vineyards in the southern Graves.  Only sweet wines can be made with the Sauternes appellation although dry white wines can be sold as Graves.  There are five separate communes with ...

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