Château Rieussec (Sauternes)
Technical sheet · Carmes de Rieussec
|Type Of Wine:||sweet wine|
|Vintage:||2011 Other vintages|
|Volume:||75 cl Other volumes|
|Grapes:||Sémillon (84%), Muscadelle (4%), Sauvignon Blanc (12%)|
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Description · Château Rieussec
Carmes de Rieussec 2011 (Sémillon, Muscadelle and Sauvignon Blanc)
- View: Carmes de Rieussec 2011 presents a pale yellow
- Nose: Nose marked accent which highlights the floral notes of acacia flowers, fresh pear and candied apricots.
- Mouth: Round at first, then inhibits the palate to acquire a mineral character and give way to a long, expressive finish dominated by fruity notes.
PAIRING: Beef stew with orange and star anise.
GRAPES: 84% Semillon, 12% Sauvignon and 4% Muscadelle
CELLAR: 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 Carmes de Rieussec 2011
Posted on 01/12/17 at 09.12
- It is characterized again by its wonderfully aromatic richness from where prevail especially citrus fruits
- The name Carmes de Rieussec refers to the Carmelite Friars of Langon, which in 18
- century were...
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Posted on 26/03/15 at 15.47
- View: pale yellow.
- Nose: floral accent nose, notes of acacia flowers, fresh pear and candied apricots.
- Mouth: Round, mineral character, hints of...
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