1998 Rieussec, Sauternes (375ml)

SKU #995116

93 points Stephen Tanzer: "Pale yellow-gold. Superripe, nuanced nose combines peach, apricot, honey and a suggestion of tropical fruits. Silky, suave and opulent; very concentrated and spicy. This very rich Sauternes carries its 130 g/l r.s. quite gracefully, thanks to firm acids. Finishes very long, with spice and honey notes. Impeccably balanced wine with terrific material." (Jul/Aug 01) 91 points Wine Spectator: "Medium dark gold color. Aromas of cooked apple and lemon follow through to a full body, with lots of spice, salty nut and clove character. Big and dense, with lots going on." (2009) 91-94 points Robert Parker (04/00).

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