2005 Château Rieussec

Château Rieussec (Sauternes)

RP96WS95

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The 2005 Château Rieussec ($90.85) is a sweet wine made by Château Rieussec from the region of Sauternes produced with sauvignon blanc, sémillon and muscadelle from the 2005 vintage and has an alcoholic content of 12%. Uvinum users rate this sweet wine with 4,3 out of 5 points while wine experts grade it as follows: robert parker: 96 and wine spectator: 95.

Technical sheet · Château Rieussec

Type Of Wine: sweet wine
Vintage: 2005 Other vintages
Appellation:Sauternes (Bordeaux,France)
Winery: Château Rieussec
Volume: 75cl Other volumes
Score: RP96WS95
Grapes: Muscadelle, Sémillon, Sauvignon Blanc
Allergens: Contains Sulfites
Alcohol Vol.: 12%

Description · Château Rieussec

2005 Château Rieussec (Muscadelle, Sémillon and Sauvignon Blanc)

TASTING NOTES:

  • View: 2005 Château Rieussec has a deep golden color.
  • Nose: Notes of fresh pears, pineapple, flowers and honey.
  • Mouth: Great structure, nice sweet notes, honey and citrus. Very long finish.

GRAPES: 90% Semillon - Sauvignon Blanc 7% - 3% Muscadelle

WINERY: 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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Highlighted review about 2005 Château Rieussec

Posted on at 04.46

4/5

Château Rieussec 2005

Château Rieussec 2005 Sauternes - Premier Grand Cru Classé
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Posted on at 21.38

5/5

Château Rieussec 2005

Since this wine is simply too young to entertain you about him, I am very pleased to have him firstonce.
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Posted on at 12.03

4/5

Château Rieussec 2005

TASTING NOTES:
Some honeyed notes with aeration; round and full, a true liquoreux with weight, power and balance

VINEYARD: Château Rieussec
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Posted on at 04.55

4/5

Château Rieussec 2005

Château Rieussec, 1er Cru, 2005 vintage in 75 cl White wine from Bordeaux in Sauternes
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Posted on at 18.17

4/5

Château Rieussec - 1Er Grand Cru Classé 2005

A fine, very elegant Rieussec with a strong fragrance of apricot and melon, delicate on the palate and full of finesse. Acidity and sweetness are perfectly balanced. Such harmony is found only in...
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Reviews about other vintages

Reviews about Château Rieussec 2015

Mary Wilson
Mary Wilson

4/5

Quite expensive, but it worth it.
I especially liked the colour. Very nice roasted flavours.
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Reviews about Château Rieussec 2014

Albert Green
Albert Green

4/5

I bought it because it was recommended to me.
This Muscadelle is very pleasing to the eye. It tasted like wine.
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Reviews about Château Rieussec 2013

Hayley Thompson
Hayley Thompson

4/5

The Sauternes tasted like wild berries.
An unbeatable Sémillon.
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Reviews about Château Rieussec 2011

Andrea Sanders
Andrea Sanders

4/5

Domaines Barons de Rothschild Lafite Château Rieussec Sauternes 2011
I like to surprise my family with this wine.
It had a bright yellow colour. The nose perceives aromas of honey and pollen. I liked the taste of blackberries in this Domaines Barons de Rothschild...
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Joel Adams
Joel Adams

4/5

Château Rieussec Sauternes 2011
I have purchased Château Rieussec Sauternes 2011 here and I recommend it.
Of a light yellow colour. Lemon and grapefruit aromas. A slightly bitter end.
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