Château Rieussec 1988

Château Rieussec (Sauternes)

RP93WS91

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Château Rieussec produces this Château Rieussec 1988 , a sweet wine from the region of Sauternes that contains sauvignon blanc, sémillon and muscadelle of 1988. Drinks&Co users reviewed this sweet wine with 4 of 5 points and with the following scores: robert parker: 93 and wine spectator: 91.

Technical sheet · Château Rieussec

Type Of Wine: sweet wine
Vintage: 1988 Other vintages
Appellation:Sauternes (Bordeaux,France)
Winery: Château Rieussec
Volume: 75cl Other volumes
Score: RP93WS91
Grapes: Muscadelle, Sémillon, Sauvignon Blanc
Allergens: Contains Sulfites

Description · Château Rieussec

Château Rieussec 1988 (Muscadelle, Sémillon and Sauvignon Blanc)

TASTING NOTES:

  • View: Château Rieussec 1988 is gold colored copper
  • Nose: The nose has a beautiful, young saffron, pink, iodine, ripe apricot, candied orange peel.
  • Mouth: orange marmalade in the mouth, with hints of pineapple, vanilla, guava, with strong acidity and a long finish.

GRAPES: 80% Semillon, 18% Sauvignon and 2% Muscadelle.

CELLAR: Château Rieussec

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 1988

Posted on at 12.03

4/5

Château Rieussec 1988

TASTING NOTES:
Enticing coconut, orange, vanilla, and honeyed scents; full-bodied and powerful, extremely rich and dense

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Posted on at 05.58

3.5/5

Château Rieussec 1988 is dazzling

Posted on at 04.55

4/5

Château Rieussec, 1er Cru, 1988 vintage in 75 cl White wine from Bordeaux in Sauternes
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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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