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Rieussec 2010 (750ML)

$69.99
SKU:
RIEUSSECB0B
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Pre-Arrival
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Vintage:
2010
Format:
750ML
Appellation:
Sauternes
Region:
Left Bank
Stock Status:
Pre-Arrival

Critic Scores, Reviews & Descriptions

96 WA / 95-96 JS / 92-94 IWC

The 2010 Rieussec was missing a little intellect when I tasted it from barrel. Now in bottle it has become a contender for the finest Sauternes of the vintage. It is blessed with a pure and lifted bouquet with ripe peach, nectarine and honey, hints of shaved ginger poke their head above the surface with aeration. It is very subtle. The palate is medium-bodied with fine tannins, perfectly judged acidity and convincing harmony. This is a sophisticated Sauternes with superb mineralite and outstanding persistency. I will confess that I pinned this as Yquem and was both shocked and pleased when its identity was revealed. Go buy. Drink 2016-2035. Neal Martin, Wine Advocate

I love the botrytis spice character to this wine with dried apricots and tropical fruits. Its full bodied, medium sweet with a long intense finish. Its very layered. Sweet wine of the vintage James Suckling

Bright straw-gold. Spectacular, intense, exotic botrytized nose is redolent of honeyed yellow peach, apricot and saffron. Then very sweet in the mouth, with concentrated flavors of dried peach, ginger and honey lifted by bright acidity. The finish is long and polished, featuring persistent peach, honey and white pepper nuances. Stephan Tanzer, IWC

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