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Domaine la Sobilane Rivesaltes

Domaine la Sobilane
1946
1953
1968
$160.00
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750 mL
Wine Type
Red Fortified Wine
RegionLanguedoc-Roussillon
Alcohol Level
Country
France
SubregionRivesaltes
Drinking Window
GrapesGrenache
Wine Description:
Domaine la Sobilane Rivesaltes is a highly regarded wine from the Rivesaltes appellation in France. This wine is produced by a renowned winery known for its commitment to quality and craftsmanship. The vineyard features a unique terroir, with its location near the Mediterranean Sea providing ideal conditions for grape cultivation. The winemaking process involves carefully selecting and hand-harvesting the grapes, followed by a meticulous fermentation and aging process. The resulting wine is known for its rich and complex flavors, with notes of dried fruits, caramel, and spices. Domaine la Sobilane Rivesaltes offers a truly exceptional wine that showcases the best of the Rivesaltes appellation.
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  • Rich and complex flavor profile
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Cons:
  • May not appeal to those who prefer dry wines
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User Rating:

4.3
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Expert Rating:

4.3

Wine Expert Note:

Domaine la Sobilane Rivesaltes is a fortified wine hailing from the Rivesaltes appellation in the Languedoc-Roussillon region of France. This wine is known for its rich and complex flavors, making it a delightful choice for those seeking a unique and indulgent experience. On the nose, Domaine la Sobilane Rivesaltes offers enticing aromas of dried fruits, such as figs, raisins, and prunes, accompanied by hints of caramel and toasted nuts. These aromas continue to unfold on the palate, where they are joined by notes of honey, spices, and a touch of orange peel. The wine's sweetness is well-balanced by a refreshing acidity, creating a harmonious and luscious mouthfeel. The finish is long and lingering, leaving a pleasant aftertaste that invites you to savor each sip. Domaine la Sobilane Rivesaltes is best enjoyed as a dessert wine, pairing beautifully with rich and creamy desserts like crème brûlée, chocolate mousse, or fruit tarts. Its complexity and depth also make it a great choice for pairing with strong cheeses, such as Roquefort or Stilton.
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