Chateau Rieussec 1990

Château Rieussec (Sauternes)

RP90WS97

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Château Rieussec produces this Chateau Rieussec 1990 (£80.96), a sweet wine from the region of Sauternes based on sauvignon blanc, sémillon and muscadelle of 1990. Drinks&Co users reviewed this sweet wine with 4 of 5 points and with the following scores: robert parker: 90 and wine spectator: 97.

Technical sheet · Chateau Rieussec

Type Of Wine: sweet wine
Vintage: 1990 Other vintages
Appellation:Sauternes (Bordeaux,France)
Winery: Château Rieussec
Volume: 75cl Other volumes
Score: RP90WS97
Grapes: Muscadelle, Sémillon, Sauvignon Blanc
Allergens: Contains Sulfites

Description · Château Rieussec

Chateau Rieussec 1990 (Muscadelle, Sémillon and Sauvignon Blanc)

TASTING NOTES:

  • View: Chateau Rieussec 1990 has a deep amber
  • Nose: The nose shows tropical fruit
  • Mouth: big finish, spicy, rich and alcoholic sample. It also reveals a good underlying acidity, which gives it its sharpness and speed in general.

PAIRING: With Roquefort and creme brulee with violets.

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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4/5

Chateau Rieussec 1990

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4/5

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4/5

Located on the highest point of the communes of Fargues and Sauternes, Château Rieussec the neighboring d'Yquem, owns a vineyard in one piece, soil clayey gravelly or sandy clay. The reputation of...
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4/5

Rieussec 1990

Château Rieussec, 1er Cru, vintage 1990 in 75 cl White wine from Sauternes in Bordeaux
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Reviews about other vintages

Reviews about Chateau 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 Chateau 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 Chateau 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 Chateau 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 Chateau 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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