55 Ratings
Chateau Rieussec Sauternes 1er Grand Cru Classé

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Wine Description

(2009 Vintage) Decanting: Just before serving Tasting temperature: 8 -10°C

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    Reasonably sweet. Distinct apricot character immediatey off the smell and taste. Sweetness and fruity flavour lasts a while. Thinner and lighter than I thought it would be.

    over 1 year
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    Very good nose and smooth entry. Plenty of fruits and flavors. 01/15 more complexity. maturing nicely. not as impressive as Climens 2007 at this stage.

    over 2 years
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    750 ml bottle

    almost 7 years
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