Sauternes Barsac panel tasting

There was no question that our tasters were upbeat about the quality and value of Sauternes and Barsac 2011 & 2013 vintages, noting that they were certainly superior to their…

sauternes, trainline

Bordeaux‘s sweet wine producers are concerned the proposed high speed trainline connecting Toulouse, Bordeaux and Dax is close to being approved. Sauternes producers sent an open letter to president Hollande…

Members of the Sauternes and Barsac union have voted to create a co-operative wine cellar, as part of efforts to re-vitalise sales of Bordeaux's signature sweet wines.

Sauternes 2013, Barsac 2013, Chateau d'Yquem 2013

See Decanter experts' rating, tasting notes and drinking window for Château d'Yquem 2013.

Aline Baly Chateau Coutet

Decanter speaks to Aline Baly, proprietor of Sauternes-Barsac Premier Grand Cru Classé property Chateau Coutet, about her upcoming seminar in Decanter's Discovery Theatre at this weekend's Great Bordeaux Fine Wine…