1982 Rieussec, Sauternes

SKU #999288 Robert Parker's Wine Advocate

 Rich golden hue. Fragrant nose of butter and strawberries. Powerful palate. Fine acidity. Good level of botrytis. Intense honeyed finish. Lacks some finesse and sophistication but fine for this vintage. (NM)  (6/2001)

Wine Spectator

 Thick and ripe. Very golden, with an orange tint. Full-bodied and concentrated, with ripe apricot and lemon flavors. Quite chewy and delicious. (JS)  (11/1998)

K&L Notes

90+ points Richard Jennings: "...light gold color; light, faintly peachy nose; higher acid, medium-plus body, good grip, with resiny edges; medium-plus drying finish." (11/2006)

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