2011 Château Rieussec

Château Rieussec (Sauternes)

RP91-93WS96

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From Château Rieussec (Sauternes), we received this 2011 Château Rieussec ($80.50), a sweet wine that contains sauvignon blanc, sémillon and muscadelle of 2011 and comes with an alcohol content of 13%. Uvinum users evaluate this sweet wine with 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: 75cl Other volumes
Score: RP91-93WS96
Grapes: Muscadelle, Sémillon, Sauvignon Blanc
Allergens: Contains Sulfites
Alcohol Vol.: 13%

Description · Château Rieussec

2011 Château Rieussec (Muscadelle, Sémillon and Sauvignon Blanc)

TASTING NOTES:

  • View: 2011 Château Rieussec 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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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

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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Posted on at 20.04

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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Posted on at 04.42

4/5

Château Rieussec 2011

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

Château Rieussec 2011

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- Allergens: contains sulfites
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4/5

Château Rieussec 2011

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

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 2010

Scarlett Jenkins
Scarlett Jenkins

4/5

TASTING NOTES:
- View: 2010 Château Rieussec has an attractive gold color with pretty green highlights
- Nose: displays impressive clarity on the nose with aromas of pineapple, grapefruit and a...
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