La Perle D'Arche 2009
Founded in 1580 by Henry d’Arche it is one of the oldest estates in the Sauternes appellation. Currently they have 30 hectares of vines, primarily Semillon.
This is a rich, concentrated, golden-coloured Sauternes that has notes of honey, dried apricots and almonds with some tangu acidity for balance. Drink after dinner, with dessert or with a mature strong cheese.
90% Semillon, 9% Sauvignon Blanc, 1% Muscadelle