Château Rieussec 2008

Château Rieussec (Sauternes)

RP91WS89

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Château Rieussec elaborates this Château Rieussec 2008 (£58.50), a sweet wine from the region of Sauternes vinified with sauvignon blanc, muscadelle and sémillon from 2008 and comes with an alcohol content of 14%. At Drinks&Co, this sweet wine scores an average rate of 4 of 5 points and with the following scores: robert parker: 91 and wine spectator: 89.

Technical sheet · Château Rieussec

Type Of Wine: sweet wine
Vintage: 2008 Other vintages
Appellation:Sauternes (Bordeaux,France)
Winery: Château Rieussec
Volume: 75cl Other volumes
Score: RP91WS89
Grapes: Sémillon (84%), Muscadelle (4%), Sauvignon Blanc
Allergens: Contains Sulfites
Alcohol Vol.: 14%

Description · Château Rieussec

Château Rieussec 2008 (Sémillon, Muscadelle and Sauvignon Blanc)

TASTING NOTES:

  • View: Château Rieussec 2008 shows a light yellow
  • Nose: notes of honey, flowers, peach and citrus.
  • Mouth: The palate is powerful and elegant, high acidity is complemented wonderfully with the sweetness. Final eternal.

GRAPES: Semillon and Sauvignon Blanc

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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Reviews

Highlighted review about Château Rieussec 2008

Posted on at 04.42

4/5

Château Rieussec 2008

Grapes: 86% Semillon - Sauvignon 12% - 2% Muscadelle

Alcohol: 14, 0
Place: France
Contents: 0, 75 l
Over the centuries, Château Rieussec has changed owners several times until 1985 when it was bought by Baronss Domaine de Rothschild, which allowed him to go even further in the search for an...
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Posted on at 04.53

4/5

Rieussec 2008

Château Rieussec, 1er Cru, vintage 2008 in 75 cl White wine from Sauternes in Bordeaux
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Posted on at 12.03

4/5

TASTING NOTES:
Honeyed, slightly petrolly nose with great definition and lift, touches of white flowers and white peach/honeysuckle develop with further aeration; vibrant orange and mandarin...
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Posted on at 04.49

4/5

Château Rieussec 1Er Grand Cru Classé 2008

A fine, very elegant Rieussec with a strong scent of apricot and melon, delicate on the palate and finesse. Acidity and sweetness are perfectly balanced. Such harmony is found only in exceptional...
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Posted on at 04.45

4/5

Château Rieussec Blanc 2008

Entry into the fold Domains (Lafite) Rothschild in 1984, is undoubtedly one of Rieussec Sauternes leaders. The wines are powerful and bold, characterized by very intensive roasted notes.
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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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