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1979 L'archiviste RivesaltesBlend from France

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This Rivesaltes 1979 was bottled exclusively for Martine’s Wines in celebration of their 40th Anniversary by Phillipe Gayral in December 2018. It was aged for the first 3 year...

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Product Description:

This Rivesaltes 1979 was bottled exclusively for Martine’s Wines in celebration of their 40th Anniversary by Phillipe Gayral in December 2018. It was aged for the first 3 years in underground concrete tanks and then for 37 years in foudres, (large oak barrels) and was bottled straight from cask. Brilliant with desserts and cheese courses.

Product Detail

Item # 112766
Country France
Region Languedoc
Sub-Region Languedoc
Ratings
Vintage 1979
Color Red
ABV 15.5%
Varietal(s) Grenache / Garnacha, Grenache Blanc, Macabeo
Size 750mL
Closure Cork
Features
Taste black currant, blackberry, dust, leather, honey, citrus, pear, banana, peach, green apple and honeysuckle
Nose vanilla, toast, smoke, tobacco, dark fruit, red fruit, honey, slate, almond, citrus, wildflower, bitter almond and apple