Château Rieussec 2003

Château Rieussec (Sauternes)

RP96WS95

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The Château Rieussec 2003 (£56.14) is a sweet wine made by Château Rieussec from Sauternes made of sauvignon blanc, muscadelle and sémillon of 2003 and shows an alcoholic strength of 12%. At Uvinum, this sweet wine scores an average rate of 4 of 5 points and has also robert parker: 96 and wine spectator: 95.

Technical sheet · Château Rieussec

Type Of Wine: sweet wine
Vintage: 2003 Other vintages
Appellation:Sauternes (Bordeaux,France)
Winery: Château Rieussec
Volume: 75cl Other volumes
Score: RP96WS95
Grapes: Sémillon (84%), Muscadelle (4%), Sauvignon Blanc
Allergens: Contains Sulfites
Alcohol Vol.: 12%

Description · Château Rieussec

Château Rieussec 2003 (Sémillon, Muscadelle and Sauvignon Blanc)

TASTING NOTES:

  • Colour: Millésime of great strength, concentration and richness.
  • Nose: The first tastings reveal an expressive nose full of fruit and spice.
  • Palate: creamy and delicate palate. The correct balance of sugar and acidity does provide a wine of great potential. Before bottling, these characteristics are unchanged. Exceptional strength, vanilla and really amazing persistence.

VINTAGE 2003: The low rainfall and intense heat all recorded from the first half of August made this an exceptionally strong year early

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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Posted on at 06.00

4/5

Château Rieussec 2003

Château Rieussec 2003 Sauternes - Premier Grand Cru Classé
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Posted on at 20.04

4/5

It had a bright yellow colour. Curious aromas of citrus. I liked it because it was as light as water.
You can pair 2003 with rice and dishes with tomatoe sauce.
I drank it with my brothers and a...
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Posted on at 05.11

3/5

It is seductive

Posted on at 05.02

4/5

Château Rieussec 2003 was fantastic

Posted on at 05.01

4/5

Château Rieussec, 1er Cru, vintage 2003 in 75 cl White wine from Sauternes in Bordeaux
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Posted on at 13.15

4/5

The Château Rieussec 2003 - White Wine with 0. 75 Lt / 25 4 Fl oz bottle is a White Wine made in France Bordeaux.
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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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