Dez 21 2012 Chateau Rieussec will make no 2012 vintage

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by Jane Anson in Bordeaux –  Chateau Rieussec, the Sauternes estate owned by Domaines Barons de Rothschild (Lafite) has joined Chateau d’Yquem in announcing that it will not be making a 2012 vintage wine.

DBR director Charles Chevallier told they ‘simply felt there was not sufficient juice of first wine quality to justify the production this year.’ He confirmed however they would be making a second wine, Les Carmes de Rieussec. Continue reading „ Chateau Rieussec will make no 2012 vintage“