An 1855 Sauternes Premier Grand Cru Classé, Château Lafaurie-Peyraguey is one of the most prestigious names in the iconic sweet wine appellation located in the south of the Bordeaux region. This very old estate, whose origins date back to the 12th century, has travelled through time with the utmost brilliance and prestige. In addition to its famous sweet Sauternes wine, Château Lafaurie-Peyraguey showcases its masterful know-how with a fine Bordeaux dry white wine.
Château Lafaurie-Peyraguey has an exceptional terroir with a vineyard of 2.61 hectares dedicated to its Bordeaux dry white wines. The vineyard, which is managed using sustainable agricultural practices, is composed of siliceous and gravelly soil.
Vinification and ageing
Vinification in 500 litre barrels. Fermentation for 2 weeks. Aged for 5 months.
Sauvignon Blanc (51%)
A beautiful crystalline colour with golden highlights.
The nose exudes exotic fruit and citrus fragrances.
Freshness, subtle acidity, silky feel and balance.