56 Ratings
Chateau Rieussec Sauternes 1er Grand Cru Classé

Wine Description

(1999 Vintage) Fabulous, opulent wine from a top Sauternes Chateaux. 95% Semillon, 2% Muscadelle, 3% Sauvignon Blanc. Premier Grand Cru vineyard, owned by Domaines Baron de Rothschild. Aromas of apricot, peach and creme caramel, a thick, sweet and mouthfilling wine with great acidity.

Expert Reviews
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  • Robert Parker
    (2009 Vintage) Rating: 97/100 - As reviewed by Robert Parker on 02/21/2013
  • Robert Parker
    (2010 Vintage) Rating: 96/100 - As reviewed by Robert Parker on 04/21/2014
  • Wine Spectator
    (2010 Vintage) Rating: 94/100 - As reviewed by Wine Spectator on 06/15/2015