Chateau Rieussec


Chateau Rieussec Sauternes 2010
96  James Suckling 
James Suckling 95-96 "I love the botrytis spice character to this wine with dried apricots and tropical fruits. It's full bodied, medium sweet with a long intense finish. It's very layered. Sweet wine of the vintage."  Wine Enthusiast 94-96 "Structured firm, very spicy, while also showing fresh
Item Number: 14443
Bottle:$99.95
Case: $1,199.40
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Chateau Rieussec Sauternes 2009 375ml
97  Wine Advocate 
Wine Advocate 95-97 "The minerality and stoniness really comes through on the nose of this Rieussec, more than the 2007. The palate is very well balanced with superb acidity, real tension, steely with great precision with notes of apricot, white peach and honey on the beautifully defined finish.

Chateau Rieussec Sauternes 2006
95  Wine Enthusiast 
Wine Enthusiast 95 "Wonderful, evocative orange marmalade and ginger flavors play around this rich wine. Its botrytis dryness doesn't detract from the intense sweetness, ripe apricots, spice and deliciously refreshing acidity. The richness is in the texture, but the ripeness is in the open,

Chateau Rieussec Sauternes 2004 375ml
94  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 92-94"Fruity, with lemon, apricot and lilac on the nose. Full-bodied, with a lovely intensity and bright acidity. Long and elegant. The palate builds on the finish. Not the 2001 (Wine of the Year), but very good indeed."

Chateau Rieussec Sauternes 2004 750ml
Win Spectator 92-94"Fruity, with lemon, apricot and lilac on the nose. Full-bodied, with a lovely intensity and bright acidity. Long and elegant. The palate builds on the finish. Not the 2001 (Wine of the Year), but very good indeed."

Chateau Rieussec Sauternes 2005
96  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 96Highly Recommended"Shows enticing aromas of toffee, cream, dried apricot and caramel. Full-bodied, very sweet and thick, with honey and caramel flavors. Long and rich, oozing with sweet, ripe fruit, this is like liquid candy. Best after 2016."

Chateau Rieussec Sauternes 2005 375ml
96  Wine Spectator 
Wine Spectator 96Highly Recommended"Shows enticing aromas of toffee, cream, dried apricot and caramel. Full-bodied, very sweet and thick, with honey and caramel flavors. Long and rich, oozing with sweet, ripe fruit, this is like liquid candy. Best after 2016."375ml

Chateau Rieussec Sauternes 2001 375ml
100  Wine Spectator 
 Wine Spectator 100 (Top 100 2004)  "Like lemon curd on the nose, turning to honey and caramel. Full-bodied and very sweet, with fantastic concentration of ripe and botrytized fruit, yet balanced and refined. Electric acidity. Lasts for minutes on the palate. This is absolutely mind-blowing. This