CHÂTEAU DUDON is a winery in located in the commune of Barsac on Bordeaux’s left bank. Dudon has been in the Allien family for several generations. The family elects to bottle under the wider Sauternes AOC rather than under the communally-named Barsac AOC.

OWNER Allien family.

THE CHÂTEAU Early 17th-century.

VINEYARDS 12 hectares (30 acres) in the commune of Barsac. 80% Sémillon, 15% Sauvignon Blanc, 5% Muscadelle.

CERTIFICATION Full organic certification from the 2007 vintage. 2017 Still certified.

WINE STYLE Clean, delicate, precise.

WINES

SAUTERNES AOC, CHÂTEAU GALLIEN The second wine. 2007 Crisp, simple, appealing at Millésime Bio 2009. €7.02 per bottle TTC.

SAUTERNES AOC, CHÂTEAU DUDON The grand vin. 2004 €11.41 per bottle hors taxes tarif export départ proprieté (until 31/12/09). Barrel fermented, some icing sugar at Millésime Bio 2009. 2005 €16.39 per bottle hors taxes tarif export départ proprieté (until 31/12/09). 2006 €11.41 per bottle hors taxes tarif export départ proprieté (until 31/12/09). 2007 €14.63 per bottle hors taxes tarif export départ proprieté (until 31/12/09). 2014 Esters, clean, crisp, unfrightening at Millésime Bio 2017.

CONTACT Château Dudon, F-33720 Barsac (Gironde), France / +33 (0)5.56.27.29.38 / www.chateau-dudon.fr