Alternate: Sauternes Adapted from My Calabria by Rosetta Costantino with Janet Fletcher.
Adams and Washington used his good offices to keep their cellars well stocked in champagne and Sauternes.
Then add a small glass of rhum, a small glass of kirsch, and a glass of Sauternes.
This colombar grape is simply the semillon—one of the leading varieties of the Sauternes district—transported to the Charente.
Chteauneuf communicates with the Sauternes district by rail, so that supplies of wine from there are readily obtainable.
One ate oysters à la poulette, terrapin-salads, and croquettes; the wines were Sauternes and champagnes.
The medium grade clarets and so-called Sauternes are made in California, in great quantities.
also Sauternes, name for certain white wines, 1711, from Sauterne, district near Bordeaux where it is made.