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Chateau Rieussec 2009, 3 bottles

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2956B
Lot:
5
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Auction:
Fine Wines - 2956B
Location:
Boston
Date / Time :
November 09, 2016 6:00PM

Description:

Chateau Rieussec 2009
Fargues, 1er Cru Classe
"The team at Chateau Rieussec have conjured a stellar wine in 2009. There is a little reduction at first that fortunately blows away, revealing thickly layered scents of honey, Danish pastry and quince that appear to gain vigor with every passing sip. The palate is stunning: very viscous in the mouth with tangy grapefruit, honey and white peach. It is still primal, but the acidity is perfectly judged and there is a life-affirming sense of precision and tension towards the finish. Exceptional. Drink now-2045." N. Martin for TWA, 97 pts. 02/13
3 bottles
Estimate $300-500


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Château Rieussec, Cru, Fargues, Honey, Wine, Wine classification

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