Domaines Barons de Rothschild (Lafite)

Château Rieussec

Château de Cosse


Château de Cosse has characteristics very similar to the "Grand Vin", but with shorter ageing in barrels. It may be enjoyed at a younger age than its "Grand Vin" counterpart. It possesses the typical characteristics of a fine Sauternes.
The origin of the name Château de Cosse comes from a plot of grapevines called Cosse

Grape varieties:
Sémillon 80 to 90%, Muscadelle and Sauvignon 10 to 20%.
Length of ageing in oak barrels:
16 to 18 months in two year old barrels.
Average annual production:
varies a great deal depending on the vintage, but on average is 1,000 to 5,000 cases.


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Domaines Barons de Rothschild (Lafite)
Domaines Barons de Rothschild (Lafite)