Château Rieussec  2009

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Château Rieussec 2009

Bordeaux
Sauternes Premier grand cru classé Yellow | 14°

Ref : 463236

80.00 80, 00

Bottle 75 cL

i.e. 106.70 € / liter

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  • Keeping level Ready to drink
  • Service temperature
  • Grapes Sémillon
    Muscadelle
    Sauvignon blanc

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  • Foie gras
  • Soft cheese
  • Cake

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The Château Rieussec’s production varies greatly over the years. Matter of facts, the years 1977, 1997 and 2012 didn’t produce any vintages.

Domain and appellation

  • Château Rieussec

    Located in the Sauternais, this 1er Grand Cru Classé belongs to the Domaines Barons de Rothschild. This wine stands among the most sought after’s sweet wines. The domain main grape varieties are the sémillon, sauvignon and muscadelle.

     

    • Terroir: Spread across 93 hectares, the Château Rieussec terroir is neighbour to the Château d’Yquem and lays on a graves soil.

     

    • Viticulture: The hand-picked harvests last 6 to 8 weeks in order to only select grapes that have received botrytis cinera or “noble rot.”

     

    • Vinification: The fermentation and ageing process only occurs in oak barrels. The wine ages for 18 to 26 months.
  • Main grape
    Sémillon

  • Grapes Sémillon, Muscadelle, Sauvignon blanc
  • Grapes
    • Sémillon
    • Muscadelle
    • Sauvignon blanc

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