Château Rieussec 2011

Château Rieussec (Sauternes)

RP91-93WS96

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Château Rieussec produces this Château Rieussec 2011 (£61.60), a sweet wine from Sauternes that is based on the best of sauvignon blanc, sémillon and muscadelle of 2011 and has an alcoholic strength of 13%. According to Uvinum users, this sweet wine earns 4 out of 5 points while renowned wine experts rate it as follows: robert parker: 91-93 and wine spectator: 96.

Technical sheet · Château Rieussec

Type Of Wine: sweet wine
Vintage: 2011 Other vintages
Appellation:Sauternes (Bordeaux,France)
Winery: Château Rieussec
Volume: 75 cl Other volumes
Score: RP91-93WS96
Grapes: Muscadelle, Sémillon, Sauvignon Blanc
Allergens: Contains Sulfites
Alcohol Vol.: 13%

Description · Château Rieussec

Château Rieussec 2011 (Muscadelle, Sémillon and Sauvignon Blanc)

TASTING NOTES:
- View: Château Rieussec 2011 is of a pale yellow color
- Nose: Nose marked floral accents which include 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.

GRAPES: 84% Semillon, 12% Sauvignon and 4% 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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Posted on at 17.10

4/5

Château Rieussec 2011

History of the Castle In the eighteenth century, the Rieussec estate belonged to the monks of the Carmelites of Langon. During the revolution, their lands were confiscated and sold as "national property" to M.Marheilhac. In 1855, during the Great ranking where Château Rieussec was dedicated 1er...
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Posted on at 20.04

4/5

Domaines Barons de Rothschild Lafite Château Rieussec Sauternes 2011

It's yellow, but almost amber. Smells like banana.This Domaines Barons de Rothschild Lafite Château Rieussec Sauternes is too sweet.
We drank it with appetizers.
I thought the Domaines Barons de...
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Posted on at 04.42

4/5

Grapes: 86% Semillon - Sauvignon 12% - 2% Muscadelle

Alcohol: 14, 0
Place: France
Contents: 0, 75 l
Over the centuries, Château Rieussec has changed owners several times until 1985 when it was...
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Posted on at 13.42

4/5

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- Allergens: contains sulfites
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Posted on at 04.54

4/5

Château Rieussec 2011 Sauternes - Premier Grand Cru Classé
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Posted on at 04.49

4/5

Château Rieussec 1Er Grand Cru Classé 2011

The sweet wines of Château Rieussec include in the Bordeaux Classification with the Premier Cru Classé ", which can only be surpassed by a Château d'Yquem. In 1855, this classification was...
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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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