Carmes de Rieussec 2015

Château Rieussec (Sauternes)

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Château Rieussec is the maker of this Carmes de Rieussec 2015 (£22.50), a sweet wine from the region of Sauternes vinified with muscadelle, sauvignon blanc and sémillon from 2015 and shows an alcoholic content of 13.5%. The Carmes de Rieussec 2015 is the ideal sweet to combine with blue cheese and chocolate. Drinks&Co users evaluate this sweet wine with 4 out of 5 points.

Technical sheet · Carmes de Rieussec

Type Of Wine: sweet wine
Vintage: 2015 Other vintages
Appellation:Sauternes (Bordeaux,France)
Winery: Château Rieussec
Volume: 75cl Other volumes
Grapes: Sémillon (87%), Sauvignon Blanc (7%), Muscadelle (6%)
Pairing: StartersDessertsCheeseChocolateBlue cheese
Allergens: Contains Sulfites
Alcohol Vol.: 13.5%
Consumption Temp.: 13.5ºC
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Description · Château Rieussec

Carmes de Rieussec 2015 (Sémillon, Sauvignon Blanc and Muscadelle)

TASTING NOTES OF Carmes de Rieussec 2015:

  • View: Capa golden with amber reflections clear.
  • Nose: The nose, attractive freshness of exotic fruits.
  • Mouth: The palate of great licorosa structure, without excess, and end slightly candied citrus notes.

ADD 2015: After a normal winter and an exceptionally temperate April 2015, the summer months were presented rather cool, with sunny days and temperatures below average. The heat and sun were installed in September and October, allowing a quiet and complete at the time of harvest maturity. In short, it was a meteorologically interesting year for a large millésime.

Château Rieussec

IN THE 18TH CENTURY, the Rieussec estate belonged to the Carmes de Langon monks. The confiscation of the estate during the revolution led to its public sale around 1790 as an "object of national heritage" to Mr. Marheilhac, the period's owner of Château La Louvière at Léognan. FOR THE 1855...

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Carmes de Rieussec 2015

Rieussec Château Lafite belongs to the group. The vineyard extends adjacent to Château d'Yquem. Rieussec is one of the most outstanding properties in Sauternes. Production is reduced and variable according to the vagaries of nature. In terms of performance, the reference traditionally used Médoc...
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It has a very nice colour. Smoky notes in the mouth.
We paired the Carmes de Rieussec with a starter.
This 2015 was the recommended by a friends of us.
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Reviews about Carmes de Rieussec 2014

Adam Smith
Adam Smith


Is to be drunk with food. The Carmes de Rieussec was part of a wine tasting.
A Muscadelle with a nice colour. A very light taste.
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Reviews about Carmes de Rieussec 2013

John Mccarthy
John Mccarthy


Carmes de Rieussec Blanc 2013
It can be found in some gourmet shop.
Attractive and intense colour. It gave me a sweetish taste  impression.
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Edward Collins
Edward Collins


I noticed a dull colour. Berry flavour.
We had it between starters and appetizers.
It was served at a wedding.
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Reviews about Carmes de Rieussec 2012

Franky Bryant
Franky Bryant


Carmes de Rieussec Blanc 2012
TASTING NOTES OF Carmes de Rieussec Blanc 2012:
- View: pale gold
- Nose: fruity notes of honey
- Mouth: dense, generous, long finish

APPELLATION: Sauternes (France)
GRAPES: Semillon,...
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Sarah Carter
Sarah Carter


Château Rieussec Carmes de Rieussec 2012
It had a dense colour at first sight. Even the wrong serving temperature, which was my fault, didn't damage the great taste.
This must go excellently with meat.
We drank it at a hangout with...
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