Château Rieussec 2006 fine wine from Bordeaux
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Château Rieussec 2006

SKU:1090/06 Bordeaux - Sauternes - White - 13.5° - More Info
  • J. Robinson : 18

2006 Sauternes 1er Cru Classe

Chateau Rieussec borders Yquem and Fargues. The 93-hectares vineyard lies on hilly gavel, lime soils with clay subsoil. The 2006 vintage is 94% Semillon, 3% Sauvignon, and 3% Muscadelle.

The wine presents a lovely orange-tinted pale gold hue. The nose is dense and exudes pleasant mix of flower notes (honeysuckle and acacia) and candied fruits. The 2006 Chateau Rieussec starts off subtle and generous on the palate yet increasingly offers intensity with honey flavours that lead to a long, fruity, quite fresh finish.

Alcohol 13.5°
Grape varieties Sémillon/Sauvignon Blanc/Muscadelle
J. Robinson 18
R. Gabriel 17
Revue du Vin de France 17
Wine Spectator 93
Meadow 94
Allergens Contains sulphites
Producer/Bottled by CHATEAU RIEUSSEC 75008 PARIS 08 FRANCE
Appellation Sauternes
Classification 1er cru classe
Color White
Availability In stock
Kosher No
Organic No
Country France
Producer Château Rieussec
Wine certification AOC
Area Bordeaux
Sweetness The sweet whites
Vineyard Graves
€750.00
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