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THE KING'S DESIRE PINOT ROSÉ 2016 Marlborough, South Island
Vintage Assessments Tasting Note Producer MARISCO
Bright day glo light pink colour. Slightly spicy, fresh, ripe apple-plum nose with some faint leesy notes. Fairly dry, medium-light bodied, slightly spicy, faintly honeyed, ripe apple-melon-plum flavours with a crisp unoaked finish. Ready-to-drink. has 12% alcohol and 2 g/L residual sugar with lot number L16020701 on the back label. Screwcap closure. One of 53 NEW ITEMS in Vintages (40% of total). CSPC 492926
Type Rosé Table Wine
Agent Aut Win
Country New Zealand
Region Marlborough
Rating **+(87.5 points)
Spicy, Ripe, Plummy
LCBO Note Status
Marisco was named New Zealand Wine Producer of the Year at the 2013 China Wine and Sprits Awards and New Zealand Winery of the Year at the 2011 IWSC in London. Here, Marisco applies Marlborough's great affinity for Pinot Noir to create a vibrant, fresh and approachable rosé. You can expect this to deliver mouth-watering, candied red fruit aromas and flavours. Enjoy this with salmon. Price $ 19.95
Bottle Size 750 mL
Tasting Date vintages release - April 29, 2017
Cases bought 413 (6 bottles per case)

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