The vineyards of Château Suduiraut border those of Yquem and it is the largest estate in Preignac. No longer privately owned it is run AXA. Nearly 90 hectares are under vine with a predominantly gravel soil with clay and sand. The château was re-built in the 18th century and the gardens laid out by Le Nôtre.
Château Suduiraut, 1er cru Sauternes 2005 (Shrewsbury Oddment)Sémillon 13.5% Vol
Bordeaux > Sauternes & Barsac
A stunning wine, probably the best of the 2005 vintage after d'Yquem. Lovely botrytis character...£82.00 per bottle
Château Suduiraut, 1er cru Sauternes 2006Sémillon 14.0% Vol
Bordeaux > Sauternes & BarsacThis has wonderful lovely botrytis character and good length, with toasted aromas on the nose...£73.00 per bottle