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CUVÉE TRADITION ROSÉ 2016 AP Costières de Nîmes
Vintage Assessments Tasting Note Producer MAS DES BRESSADES
Bright day-glo pink colour. Slightly spicy, fresh apple-plum-strawberry aromas. Dry, medium-light bodied, tangy, plum-apple-strawberry flavours with a crisp finish. This is a really good rosé for food. Has 13.5% alcohol and 2 g/L residual sugar with lot number L16347 on the lower part of the glass bottle. TONY ASPLER / 88.5-points / BEST BUY - Earthy, reductive, raspberry nose; medium-bodied, dry, pomegranate and watermelon flavours with fresh acidity. The recommended 2015 (**) was released on May 14, 2016 at $15.95. CSPC 950576
Type Rosé Table Wine
Agent Vin Glo
Country France
Region Rhône
Rating **/**+(88 points)
Dry, Spicy, Apple Plum
LCBO Note Status Recommended by Vintage Assessments!
Rosés from Costières de Nîmes must be comprised of a minimum of 60% Grenache, Syrah and Mourvèdre with Carignan and Cinsault in support. This one is a perennial customer favourite, beloved for its charm and depth of expression. From one of the most reliable names in the Southern Rhône, it will offer vibrant, juicy and sunny fruit with savoury herb and garrigue tones. Perfect for grilled seafood, this will delight plain and simple. Price $ 15.95
Bottle Size 750 mL
Tasting Date vintages release - April 1, 2017
Cases bought 1384 (12 bottles per case)

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