Rivesaltes 1954 Domaine La Sobilane

€ 119,00 (ex Vat)
143,99 (in Vat)
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Classification Cru Classe
Type Sweet
Brand Domaine La Sobilane
Vintage 1954
Country France
Region Rivesaltes
Volume 0,75
Condition In OWC
Label Perfect
Drinkable -2035
Stock 7

Professionele reviews

BOW (8)

Parker (86)

The 1954 Rivesaltes has a slightly lighter color than the 1955 and I find that the nose is a little more diffuse and volatile. The palate is medium-bodied with honey, ginger and marjoram on the entry. There is not huge depth here and if anything, it feels as if it would benefit from further aging. I just find this is missing the fireworks of other vintages.

Other (16.5)

Bottled 2013. Pale orange. A tiny bit sweaty on the nose but with lots of rancio and dried peel – and lift. Great stuff and transparent. Sweet and yet well balanced.