2016 "R" de Rieussec

"R" d'Rieussec

90Average Score
White
2018-2030
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Scores & Notes
Average Score
90
Drinking window
2018-2030
Critic Notes

This certainly has the signature of its parent, with careful saffron spicing running through the citrus body, given lift by attractive points of lime arranged through the palate. This is a white wine for roast chicken, extremely welcoming but could be more tense. A lovely, lightly-toasted golden colour. Apr 2017, www.decanter.com, Drink: 2018-2030

Score: 91-/100DecanterDrinking Window: 2018-2030

The 2016 R de Rieussec has a strict and quite stony bouquet with dew-speckled green apples and a touch of freshly sliced pear. The palate is well balanced with touches of peach skin and nectarine, a crisp line of acidity with pleasant salinity towards the finish. Drink this dry white from the Rieussec team over the next five or six years. Apr 2017, www.robertparker.com

Score: 88-90/100Neal Martin
F+R Opinion
A visit from Domaines Barons de Rothschild
This week we were honoured to host our long standing partner Domaines Barons de Rothschild's commercial director Jean-Sebastien Philippe for a very special tasting.... It is not every day that one has the opportunity to taste a line up of wines from all of DBR's Bordeaux properties; in fact even individual tastings rarely take place outside of Bordeaux, so we ...
ON July 25, 2019
Product details
Country
France
Region
Bordeaux
Sub-region
-
Colour
White
Taste
Dry
Alcohol %
-
Product Type
Still wine
Product Subtype
-
Drinking Window
2018-2030
Country
France
Region
Bordeaux
Sub-region
-
Colour
White
Taste
Dry
Alcohol %
-
Product Type
Still wine
Product Subtype
-
Drinking Window
2018-2030
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