Château Rieussec (Sauternes)
Technical sheet · Château Rieussec
|Type Of Wine:||sweet wine|
|Vintage:||2006 Other vintages|
|Volume:||75 cl Other volumes|
|Grapes:||Sémillon (84%), Muscadelle (4%), Sauvignon Blanc|
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Description · Château Rieussec
Château Rieussec 2006 (Sémillon, Muscadelle and Sauvignon Blanc)
- Colour: Beautiful pale gold coat with orange reflections.
- Nose: The nose is dense and with an attractive mix of flowers (honeysuckle and acacia) and candied fruit.
- Palate: Palate broad quietly at first then intensifies with notes of honey and a long finish full of fruit and freshness.
VINTAGE 2006: The fall / winter of 2005-2006 was marked by strong rainfall deficit, which was offset by the heavy rains of March. The good weather was installed from April and then in August refresh. The sun reappeared in early September, bringing the grapes to maturity.
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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Château Rieussec 2006 was delightful
Posted on 09/10/11 at 04.38
Château Rieussec Blanc 2006 is a wonderful wine
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