Château Rieussec 1979

Château Rieussec (Sauternes)

RP84

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The Château Rieussec 1979 (£65.34) is a sweet wine made by Château Rieussec from the region of Sauternes based on sauvignon blanc, sémillon and muscadelle of 1979. Drinks&Co users evaluate this sweet wine with 4 out of 5 points while experts give the following rate: robert parker: 84.

Technical sheet · Château Rieussec

Type Of Wine: sweet wine
Vintage: 1979 Other vintages
Appellation:Sauternes (Bordeaux,France)
Winery: Château Rieussec
Volume: 75cl
Score: RP84
Grapes: Muscadelle, Sémillon, Sauvignon Blanc
Allergens: Contains Sulfites

Description · Château Rieussec

Château Rieussec 1979 (Muscadelle, Sémillon and Sauvignon Blanc)

TASTING NOTES:

  • View: Château Rieussec 1979 has a gold colored
  • Nariz: Especially caramel, honey, apricot, spicy botrytis
  • Boca: The palate has a high intensity, high acidity, freshness, hints of honey and citrus.

PAIRING: with Roquefort and foie gras

CELLAR: Château Rieussec

GRAPES: 90% Sémillon, Sauvignon 7%, 3% Muscadelle

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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Highlighted review about Château Rieussec 1979

Posted on at 18.01

4/5

Château Rieussec 1979

Château Rieussec 1979 was a great sweet white wine from Bordeaux and Sauternes 1er Grand Cru Classé. Learn more about the state of the bottle can be found below in the description of the wine, information on the general state of bottle, the state of the label and the level of wine in the bottle....
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Posted on at 05.35

3.5/5

Dazzling

Posted on at 13.15

4/5

Château Rieussec, 1er Cru, vintage 1979 in 75 cl White wine from Sauternes in Bordeaux
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Reviews about other vintages

Reviews about Château Rieussec 2005

Jörg Hinkelmann
Jörg Hinkelmann

5/5

Since this wine is simply too young to entertain you about him, I am very pleased to have him firstonce.
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Reviews about Château Rieussec 2015

Pamela Miller
Pamela Miller

4/5

Well balanced.
Of 2015, it is the best I've tasted until now.
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Reviews about Château Rieussec 2014

Geena Richardson
Geena Richardson

4/5

I drunk a little and a few days later it was vinegary.
Is 100% recommendable.
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Reviews about Château Rieussec 2013

Jessica Barker
Jessica Barker

4/5

the Muscadelle has a very shutdown color. Roasted flavours.
To this sweet would have suit better a softer meat.
That sweet is perfect for special occasions.
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Reviews about Château Rieussec 2012

Geena Richardson
Geena Richardson

4/5

Château Rieussec Bordeaux 2012
Its aromas remind me of acacia flowers. Very dense, unctuous.
This Bordeaux has a complex structure.
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