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Specifications

Colour:

Sweet

Producer:

Château Rieussec

Region:

Bordeaux

Appellation:

Sauternes

Grape Blend:

Semillon | Sauvignon Blanc

Château Rieussec, 1er Cru Classé, Sauternes, 2014

12x37.5cl £240.00

8 cases, 10 bottles

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Tasting Note:

The influence of botrytis is more immediately evident on the nose of Rieussec than others and while there is plenty of mid-palate fruit here by way of melon scented grapefruit salad, dried apricot and honey, the botrytis character is allied to a fine freshnes on finish. A satisfying effort comprised of 83% Semillon 5% Sauvignon Blanc and 2% Muscadelle.

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