A very unique wine - made from merlot grapes that are gently pressed and no skin introduced, so the juice is white. Grapefruit on the nose, honey notes on the palate and oily mouth feel, but crisp and dry.
An aromatic bouquet of dark red fruit, brandy & spices, mouthwatering fresh berries and light tannins - 100% Merlot Bordeaux: quality at an affordable price!
After a warm and dry winter, spring 2016 was fresh and exceptionally wet. Slow vegetative development has gradually accelerated. The flowering could thus be done in a homogeneous way, without stress. With a comfortable productive potential, the rather dry summer has been extended in order to offer a nice concentration and a great maturity to this exceptional and unexpected vintage. The providential Indian summer of this year has offered us harvests of rare qualitative precision. Each terroir has been able to express its potential and aromatic complexity.
Medium bodied with hints of black cherry and licorice and an earthy tone. This 2009 vintage is ready to enjoy 2020-25
2019 Decanter Best In Show
The 2010 shows remarkable complexity, characteristic of this outstanding vintage. The wine opens up with aromas of perfectly ripe black fruits combined with notes of eucalyptus and dried herbs. The ageing aromas are discreet and elegant, just a subtle hint of vanilla. A pleasant minerality gives this vintage structure and purity. The palate is rich, powerful and concentrated with velvety smooth tannins. This solid, ripe and firm wine is worthy of its reputation. A distinctive vintage full of potential.
It offers up a succession of delicate aromas of plums, blackberries, liquorice and earthy notes on the nose. The wine is medium-bodied, silky tannin with well-balanced and excellent length on the finish.
The 2008 vintage is one of the great classics. The nose opens up with fresh notes of cedar and menthol combined with red berry aromas. Well-integrated oak lends this wine its delicate roasted notes and spice. After airing, ripe and intense fruits come through and confirm our expectations. The palate is smooth and pleasant with excellent tension. A delight to drink.
The 2012 vintage catches the eye with its dazzling crimson hue and bright shine. It offers a delicate nose and velvety texture on the palate. Red and black fruits blend elegantly and give one the impression of biting into a handful of fresh cherries, blackberries and strawberries. This lush, fruity wine shows remarkable length, smooth texture and silky tannins that give it an unctuous mouthfeel. Fans of Margaux will be charmed by its elegance.
Château Rauzan-Ségla 2015 is a prestigious red wine from the Margaux appellation in Bordeaux, France. This vintage is a blend of 63% Cabernet Sauvignon, 33% Merlot, and 4% Petit Verdot. It has a deep, dark color with aromas of black fruits, hints of vanilla, and a touch of spice. On the palate, it is full-bodied with firm tannins and a long, elegant finish. The 2015 vintage in Bordeaux was characterized by warm and dry weather conditions, leading to an early harvest and producing grapes with excellent concentration and ripeness.
Château Rauzan-Ségla 2016 is a red wine from the Margaux appellation in Bordeaux, France. This vintage is a blend of 68% Cabernet Sauvignon, 30% Merlot, and 2% Petit Verdot. It has a deep ruby color with aromas of blackcurrant, black cherry, and hints of vanilla and spice. On the palate, it is full-bodied with fine tannins and a long finish. The vintage conditions for 2016 were excellent, with a hot and dry summer leading to high quality grapes with good concentration and balance.
Château Rauzan-Ségla 2017 is a distinguished red wine from the Margaux appellation in Bordeaux, France. This vintage is a blend of 62% Cabernet Sauvignon, 36% Merlot, and 2% Petit Verdot. It has a deep ruby color with aromas of ripe dark fruits, blackcurrant, and subtle floral notes. On the palate, it is elegant and balanced, with smooth tannins and a long, complex finish. The 2017 vintage in Bordeaux was characterized by a cool and wet spring, followed by a hot and dry summer, leading to an early harvest and producing grapes with good acidity and balance.
Rauzan-Ségla 2018 is a remarkable red wine from the Margaux appellation in Bordeaux, France. This vintage is a blend of 56% Cabernet Sauvignon, 40% Merlot, and 4% Petit Verdot. It has a deep garnet color with aromas of ripe dark fruits, blackcurrant, and a hint of tobacco. On the palate, it is full-bodied, with firm and silky tannins and a long, elegant finish. The 2018 vintage in Bordeaux was characterized by a mild and wet winter, followed by a warm and dry summer, leading to a delayed harvest and producing grapes with excellent concentration, balance, and complexity.
In the glass, the wine has a bright golden color with aromas of honey, apricot, peach, and white flowers. On the palate, it is rich and luscious with flavors of candied fruit, honey, and vanilla, with a touch of acidity to balance the sweetness. The finish is long and persistent with a pleasant, slightly bitter note.
The wine has a bright, golden color and aromas of honey, apricot, and orange blossom. On the palate, it is rich and luscious with flavors of candied citrus, dried apricot, and honey. The wine is well-balanced with a refreshing acidity that gives it a clean finish.
On the nose, this wine exhibits intense aromas of honey, apricot, peach, and floral notes, with a hint of vanilla and spice. On the palate, it is rich and full-bodied, with a luscious sweetness balanced by a refreshing acidity. Flavors of tropical fruit, citrus, and honey are layered with subtle notes of caramel and spice, leading to a long and satisfying finish.
On the nose, this wine is intense and complex, with aromas of ripe apricot, honey, and white flowers. On the palate, it is luscious and creamy, with flavors of stone fruit, caramel, and vanilla, balanced by a vibrant acidity and a long, lingering finish.
The 2020 vintage of Carmes de Rieussec offers a vibrant golden color with green highlights. On the nose, it reveals intense aromas of ripe apricot, pineapple, and passion fruit, with subtle hints of honey and vanilla. The palate is rich and complex, with a perfect balance of sweetness and acidity, delivering flavors of candied fruit, citrus, and spices. The finish is long and persistent, leaving a pleasant impression of freshness.