Sauternes – Prieuré d’Arche

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Sauternes – Prieuré d’Arche


Country France
Region Bordeaux
Producer Château d'Arche


Style Dessert
Grapes Sauvignon Blanc, Sémillon

Prieuré d’Arche is made from 15- year-old vines at the Château d’Arche estate.

80% Semillon, 20% Sauvignon Blanc. The grapes are hand harvested through three passes, and yield a tiny 20 hl/ha. The wine ferments in stainless steel tanks and then ages for six months in 2 year old barrels. It is bottled after one year.

Prieuré d’Arche combines the richness, finesse, and vivacity of a great Sauternes and represents outstanding value for the appellation. 13% alcohol.

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About the Producer

The Château d'Arche has one of the finest terroirs in Sauternes, and is classified as a Second Growth. It is located on a hill above the village of Sauternes on gravel and limestone-clay soil that is ideal for ripening and the development of botrytis. 

Château d'Arche

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