Bordeaux Half-Bottles and Magnums
Because sometimes we all want more or less than a bottle, we thought it would be a good idea to offer half and double bottles this week!
We have searched for a few amazing wines available in both size, all from the left bank of Bordeaux in different price ranges. Our selection includes 5 great red wines, all available in both half-bottle and magnum. We have also included two half-bottles of Sauternes, one of the most famous appellations for sweet wines that would be perfect to drink with foie gras or dessert. We particularly like the idea of not having to open a whole bottle of Sauternes: a half-bottle is just the perfect size!
So if you are looking for a bottle to open on a weeknight when you only want one glass, or for a special dinner party with plenty of friends and family, pick a few halves or magnums, you won’t regret having the right size for each occasion!
Château Lafaurie-Peyraguey is a 1er Cru Classé of Sauternes, and this 2012 is a brilliant bottle for sweet wines lovers. It offers amazing flavours of orange, lemon and honey, with a real complexity. The palate is rich, showing a perfect balance. Some spices on the very long finish provides even more complexity. A truly beautiful sweet wine that would be...