Chateau Rieussec is one of the richest and most exotic of all Sauternes, Rieussec produces a classic full-bodied Sauternes that is deep golden-yellow in colour and packed with lusciously sweet, honeyed fruits. Classsfied as a 1er Cru classe, its best vintages rival those from d`Yquem. planted with 89% Semillon, 8% Sauvignon Blanc, and 3% Muscadelle. Yields are low and the grapes are fermented in stainless steel tanks and oak casks before being matured in oak barriques (70% new) for 18-24 months.

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