Chateau Rieussec 2005
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Chateau Rieussec 2005

Bordeaux - Sauternes - White Chateau Rieussec Chateau Rieussec 2005 1090/05
  • Parker : 97
  • J. Robinson : 17

A round and smooth white wine from Sauternes

Almost 70 hectares of vinesChateau Rieussec is a 1er Grand Cru Classe from 1855. The harvests are done by hand. Sauternes is a blend of 90% Semillon, 8% Sauvignon and 2% Muscat
The color is exceptionally intense and a magnificent golden hue. The wine presents refreshing aromas of jam and candied fruits. Chateau Rieussec 2005 provides a nice roundness in the mouth and a delicately long finish.

Wine Advocate-Parker :
The 2005 Rieussec is a blend of 90% Semillon, 8% Sauvignon Blanc and 2% Muscadelle picked between 23 September and 27 October. It has a fabulous bouquet that is mineral-rich and tensile. The palate repeats its performance from last year: focused, tense, laden with botrytis-rich fruit with a crystalline and sorbet-fresh finish that seals the deal. One of the best releases from the estate in recent years. Tasted April 2016.
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