2004 Oriel Ondine

Sauternes, France

Name Story

Ondine is named for the mythological water nymph who was so alluring she caused a mortal to fall tragically in love with her.

Winemaker

Xavier Planty

Vineyards | Winemaking

Old vines with an average age of 35-40 years on sandy and clay gravel soils. Barrel fermented and aged for 26 months in French oak (50% new).

Grapes

90% Semillon, 10% Sauvignon Blanc. September 23–October 22, 2004.

Tasting Notes

Aroma: Caramelized citrus, vanilla, smoke and spice. Taste: Unctuous with ripe apricot and a long finish.

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Bottle: 375ml
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