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Sauternes: A Unique Bordeaux

Vine-clad chateaux overlooking vineyard in Bordeaux, France.

By S.M. King Little known in the United States, Sauternes hails from the Bordeaux region of France, which is famous everywhere for its fine red wines. Sauternes, however, is a sweet white wine, popularly served after meals. One might refer to it as almost a “white Port,” but Sauternes truly belongs in a category of its own. Unlike other sweet ...

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