VV - Chateau Guiraud - Sauternes - 1er Grand Cru Classe - white - 1970 - 750 ml
Château Guiraud wine is born of simplicity and proven methods. This wine is aged for approximately 18 months in oak barrels specially selected for their contribution to the wine’s elegant manner and the immensity of the its soul. The bouquet is precise, the texture is sensual, the smoothness has a somewhat mineral tone; Château Guiraud expresses elegant purity and aromatic refinement.
From: France, Bordeaux, Sauternes
Ageing: 18 months in oak barrels
Surface: 85 ha.
Density: 6600 plots/ ha
Soils: sandy gravels 80%, 20% clay gravels.
Subsoils: deep translucent sand, pure gravels crossed by red clay and limestone marls, fossilized oyster beds and red and white clay
Production in 2011: 48.000 bottles