FREE Delivery Next Day UK when you spend £75 & FREE Same Day and Evenings London and M25
Winter List at Swig Wines Winter List at Swig Wines Winter List at Swig Wines Winter List at Swig Wines

Chateau Lafon, Sauternes 2015 75cl

 
Country: France
Region: Sauternes
Type: Sweet
Producer: Lafon
Grape: Sauvignon Blanc, Semillon
Bottle Size: 75cl
Vintage: 2015

30 days and over delivery from now


     

The beautiful aromas I associate with high quality young Sauternes: white peach, apricot, vanilla, new oak. The palate is gorgeous, with those same flavours coming through. There is plenty of texture and weight and mouthfilling fruit. It's a substantial and luxurious tasting Sauternes. It will keep for over ten years, but can very much be enjoyed now. Once opened it will remain delicious for at least a week.


Tasting Notes

Delicious enough to simply crack open and have a glass of now as a aperitif or at the end of meal. Drink with duck liver pate or pure foie gras or try it with a roquefort and walnut terrine. It's also very good with melon and jambon de bayonne as starter fabulous with blue cheese, such as Fourme d'Ambert, Combalou, Gorgonzola Dolce and Roquefort. As a dessert wine, try it with tarte fine - a beautiful apple tart on thin pastry.

SIGN UP to receive our
latest wine finds by email
'One of the most ebullient and exciting new reds in the Cape'
Made by David Cope and Simon Wibberley this is one of the most e see more...
Decanter Magazine's MUST-TRY rose!
Located just 5km from the Adriatic coast, the estate was founded see more...
"A great discovery" - Champagne Collard-Picard Prestige
This is a great discovery, made by Champenois couple Olivie see more...
"Welcome these wines into your home now because [...] this estate is a superstar in the making."
"I visited this spectacular property back in May and have been w see more...
96 points Yabby Lake Syrah 2014 "This is a Syrah of quite exceptional intensity that takes no prisoners"
"Hand-picked from Blocks 2 and 3. Excellent colour; this is a Sy see more...
'One of the best value reds in Ribera de Duero'
Bodegas Pascual Buro, Vendimia Seleccionada, Ribera del Duero, S see more...