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1989 Rieussec Sauternes Blend

  • Sauternes Blend
  • 750ML
  • ST92
  • WA92
  • WS89

Reviews

ST92
Stephen Tanzer's IWC - Stephen Tanzer's IWC, July 1998
Lively, complex, fresh aromas of tropical fruit, honey and spicy oak. Sweet and viscous in the middle palate; kept fresh by apple and pear notes and harmonious acidity. Very concentrated and deep. Very long on the... Lively, complex, fresh aromas of tropical fruit, honey and spicy oak. Sweet and viscous in the middle palate; kept fresh by apple and pear notes and harmonious acidity. Very concentrated and deep. Very long on the aftertaste...
WA92
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate - Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, January 1998
...The color is deep straw, and the wine displays an intense perfume of creme brulee custard, baked apple pie, and sweet, ripe pineapples and pears. Full-bodied, rich, alcoholic, and fat, with low acidity and considerable... ...The color is deep straw, and the wine displays an intense perfume of creme brulee custard, baked apple pie, and sweet, ripe pineapples and pears. Full-bodied, rich, alcoholic, and fat, with low acidity and considerable sweetness, this is a luxuriously rich, unctuously-textured, heavyweight Sauternes that should become more civilized with age...
WS89
Wine Spectator - Wine Spectator, April 1995
Well proportioned and delicately built, delivering plenty of honey, spice and earth-mineral flavors...

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