Château Rieussec Magnum 1997

Château Rieussec (Sauternes)

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The Château Rieussec Magnum 1997 is a sweet wine from Sauternes produced by Château Rieussec with a blend based on sauvignon blanc, sémillon and muscadelle of 1997. Drinks&Co users reviewed this sweet wine with 4 of 5 points and obtained the following scores: robert parker: 91.

Technical sheet · Château Rieussec

Type Of Wine: sweet wine
Vintage: 1997 Other vintages
Appellation:Sauternes (Bordeaux,France)
Winery: Château Rieussec
Volume: 150cl Other volumes
375ml and 75cl
Score: RP91
Grapes: Muscadelle, Sémillon, Sauvignon Blanc
Allergens: Contains Sulfites

Description · Château Rieussec

Château Rieussec Magnum 1997 (Muscadelle, Sémillon and Sauvignon Blanc)

TASTING NOTES:

  • View: Château Rieussec Magnum 1997 has a beautiful golden yellow color.
  • Nose: floral aromas of acacia, with notes of fruit in syrup.
  • Mouth: fresh and persistent finish, with hints of honey.

PAIRING: pairs well with foie gras, cheeses such as Bleu d'Auvergne, Roquefort and other cheeses from cow's milk. Also dessert and desserts like Tarte Tatin, oranges or fruit tart summer.

GRAPES: 94% Semillon, 3% Sauvignon and 3% 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 Magnum 1997

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4/5

Château Rieussec Magnum 1997

TASTING NOTES:
Blockbuster nose of Grand Marnier liqueur intertwined with flower blossoms, smoky new oak, and coconut; well-integrated wood, seamless, full-bodied, unctuously-textured wine with considerable sweetness

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Reviews about Château Rieussec Magnum 2007

Gloria Kent
Gloria Kent

4/5

Nice and pretty colour. Correct acidity.
I am convinced that any meat will suit.
The best wine of  the family Château Rieussec.
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Reviews about Château Rieussec Magnum 2006

Adam Smith
Adam Smith

4/5

Very long aftertaste.
A bit too commercial for my taste.
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Reviews about Château Rieussec Magnum 1996

Andrea Sanders
Andrea Sanders

4/5

We order it in a supper with working colleagues.
It had a very shutdown colour. Cool and pleasant.
A that doesn't need to be accompanied by food.
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Reviews about Château Rieussec Magnum 1989

Laureen Thomas
Laureen Thomas

4/5

Deep colour, characteristic of Château Rieussec Magnum. Delicious, tasty, liked it.
The Château Rieussec should be enjoyed after the meal.
I celebrated a special occasion with Château Rieussec...
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Univers Millésimes
Univers Millésimes

4/5

Château Rieussec 2010 Sauternes Magnum - Premier Grand Cru Classé
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