Original
13 Ratings
Chateau Rieussec Les Carmes de Rieussec Sauternes

Wine Details

Region

BordeauxFrance

Wine Description

(From 2007 Vintage) Château Rieussec’s second wine is selected according to the same standards as the first wine. Its character consistently reveals a beautiful aromatic range dominated by citrus flavours. Carmes de Rieussec’s name is a reference to the Carmelite monks in Langon, who owned the Rieussec estate in the 18th century

Winemaker's Notes

(From 2011 Vintage) The second wine of Château Rieussec is selected from the same standards as the first wine. Its constant feature is a great aromatic amplitude with a dominant citrus palette . The Carmelites Rieussec name refers to the monks of the Carmelites of Langon, owners of the Rieussec estate in the eighteenth century .