Style: Sweet white wine
Semillon is one of the wine world's unsung heroes. The gold-skinned grape produces France's most famous and revered sweet wines (notably Sauternes), and some of the greatest dry white wines of Australia (specifically those of the Hunter Valley). And yet, few Semillons between these two extremes attract much attention.
When vinified, sweet wine made from Semillon can take on a plethora of flavors, particularly stone-fruit (apricot, peach, nectarine, mango), and secondary notes such as citrus, nut and honey. Perhaps the wine’s most remarkable feature is its silken texture, caused by the concentration of sugar and glycerol.
As a dry wine, Semillon requires a unique set of conditions in which to make quality wine. In the ... more
Vin de Pays du Comte Tolosan is a Vin de Pays (VDP) title covering 12 administrative departements in the south-western corner of France. Its catchment area basically corresponds to the unimaginatively titled 'Sud-Ouest' (South West) region, reaching as far south as the Pyrenees mountains and as far east as the borders of Languedoc-Roussillon.
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|Chateau Baudare Tradition Rouge, Fronton|
|Chateau Baudare Perle Noire, Fronton|
|Chateau Baudare Secret des Anges, Fronton|
|Chateau Baudare 'Domaine Baudare' Sauvignon Blanc, Vin de Pays du Comte Tolosan|
|Chateau Baudare Haute Expression, Fronton|
|Chateau Baudare Rose, Fronton|
|Domaine Baudare Folie Douce Rose de Muscat, Sud Ouest|
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