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Expert’s Choice: Sauternes 2015

Perhaps more reliant on getting the ‘right’ weather than most, Bordeaux’s famed sweet wine region struck lucky in 2015, and the wines are a delight for any fan. Stephen Brook selects his top picks...

It’s not always the case that a great year for red Bordeaux translates into an equally great vintage for Sauternes. Excessive rain is the enemy of fine claret, but without showers and moisture, the all-important noble rot fails to set in on golden bunches in Sauternes.


Scroll down for Stephen Brook’s top 18 Sauternes 2015 tasting notes and scores


 


See Stephen Brook’s top 18 Sauternes 2015 tasting notes and scores


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