Château Rieussec (Sauternes)
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Technical sheet · Château Rieussec
|Type Of Wine:||sweet wine|
|Vintage:||2009 Other vintages|
|Volume:||37.5cl Other volumes|
|Grapes:||Muscadelle, Sémillon, Sauvignon Blanc|
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Description · Château Rieussec
Château Rieussec 375ml 2009 (Muscadelle, Sémillon and Sauvignon Blanc)
- View: Château Rieussec 375ml 2009 has a bright gold color
- Nariz: Sweet dried apricots, candied mango.
- Boca: The palate is well balanced, with good acidity, with great precision, with notes of apricot, white peach and honey in the well defined finish.
CELLAR: Château Rieussec
GRAPES: 84% Semillon, 12% Sauvignon Blanc and Muscadelle 4%
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 375ml 2009
Posted on 06/05/18 at 03.45
Château Rieussec 375ml 2009
Alcohol: 14, 0
Contents: 0, 375 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 increasingly high quality. The vineyards occupy one of the highest points in Sauternes, after those of Yquem, with a ghiaiso and calcareous soil. The yields of currently screws are less than 15 quintals per hectare. Sweet white wine, full bodied, fruity and spicy, aged at least 18 months in French oak barrels. From deep golden color presents a floral bouquet with fruity shades of peach, pear, green almond and apricot jam and a hint of spicy ginger cream. At palto it is soft, creamy and with great persistence
More reviews about Château Rieussec 375ml 2009
Posted on 20/10/16 at 20.06
Chateau Rieussec Château Rieussec Sauternes 1 Er Cru 375ml
Remarkable for its yellow amber colour. Brisk scents of fresh lemons. Opulent with a full body.
Posted on 13/09/16 at 07.02
Château Rieussec Bordeaux 375ml 2009
When I think of this wine, i think of one word: Personality.
Posted on 19/12/14 at 05.21
Very well balanced with superb acidity, real tension, steely with great precision with notes of apricot, white peach and honey on the beautifully defined finish.
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Posted on 28/02/14 at 05.06
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Reviews about Château Rieussec 375ml 2014
- View: gold.
- Nose: floral bouquet, fruity tones of peaches, figs, green almonds, apricot jam and cream spicy note of ginger.
- Mouth: soft, creamy palate endowed with great persistence.
GRAPES: 86% Semillon, 12% and 2% Muscadelle Sauvignon.
AGEING: 18 months in French oak barrels.
PAIRING: Blue cheese and white meat.
TEMPERATURE: 8-10 °C
ALCOHOL CONTENT: 14%
Reviews about Château Rieussec 375ml 2010
Château Rieussec 1Er Cru Classé Sauternes 375ml 2010
It is better not to pair this with food, as otherwise its fabulous taste might not be appreciated adequately.
It was served at a wedding.
Rieussec Sauternes 1Er Cru Classé 1/2 Flasche 375ml 2010
A dark yellow . It brought back neat memories of daffodil. Full bodied, good acidity, as all Bordeaux.
Reviews about Château Rieussec 375ml 2008
Château Rieussec 1Er Cru Classé Sauternes 375ml 2008
The Château Rieussec 1Er Cru Classé Sauternes 375ml had a dark yellow colour. Predominant aromas of white fruits. It showed a smooth and roasted taste.
We paired it with meat but I would have prefered to pair it with another dish.