1997 Rieussec Sauternes Blend

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  • Sauternes Blend
  • 750ML
  • IWC 92
  • WA 91

Reviews for 1997 Rieussec Sauternes Blend

IWC 92
Stephen Tanzer's IWC - Stephen Tanzer's IWC, July 2000
Captivating tangy aromas of vineyard peach pear white flowers and curry powder. Supple and very concentrated; thick but lively thanks to perfectly integrated acidity. Fruit notes nicely complemented by spice tones... Captivating tangy aromas of vineyard peach pear white flowers and curry powder. Supple and very concentrated; thick but lively thanks to perfectly integrated acidity. Fruit notes nicely complemented by spice tones. Conveys a tactile impression of extract. Long and strong...
WA 91
Robert Parker's Wine Advocate - Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, April 2000
This wine contains an extremely high percentage of Semillon (usually about 90%) which was to its benefit in 1997. The wine is light medium gold-colored with a blockbuster nose of Grand Marnier liqueur intertwined with... This wine contains an extremely high percentage of Semillon (usually about 90%) which was to its benefit in 1997. The wine is light medium gold-colored with a blockbuster nose of Grand Marnier liqueur intertwined with flower blossoms smoky new oak and coconut. Well-integrated wood has resulted in a seamless full-bodied unctuously-textured wine with considerable sweetness. This is a stunningly proportioned beautifully pure wine. Anticipated maturity: 2002-2025.