Rivesaltes, Riveyrac 1976
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The 1976 Rivesaltes Riveyrac Rancion "Cuvée Fernand Baixas" has an airier bouquet that does not quite possess the depth of older vintages: burnt toffee, ginger, a touch spirituous as it opens in the glass. The palate is well balanced. I like the citrus thread here, yuzu and ginger mixed with honeyed tones and toffee, gently opening out on the well-defined finish. It starts modestly but ends very elegantly, encouraging another sip.
|Score: 91||Neal Martin, RobertParker.com, March 2016|
40% grenache noir, 30% grenache blanc, 10 % grenache gris, 20 % Maccabeo
| ||Farr Vintners, Farr Tasting, March 2016|
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