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ROSÉ 2016 BC VQA Okanagan Valley
Vintage Assessments Tasting Note Producer QUAILS' GATE
Bright day-glo very light purple-pink colour. Slightly spicy, ripe plum-watermelon nose. Dry, medium-light bodied, spicy, bright, gently juicy, rather ripe plum-melon-apple flavours with a fairly crisp, unoaked finish. This 50-50 blend of Pinot Noir and Pinot Gris has 13% alcohol and only 5 g/L residual sugar with a screwcap closure. The 2015 appeared in Vintages (**) with 87.5-points on July 9, 2016 at $18.95 and was Recommended. CSPC 275842
Type Rosé Table Wine
Agent Hob Com
Country Canada
Region British Columbia
Rating **/**+(88 points)
Ripe, Tangy, Spicy
LCBO Note Status A Vintage Assessments Explorer's Selection!
This is a blend of predominantly Gamay Noir with equal parts Pinot Noir and Pinot Gris. You can expect this refreshing and vibrant rosé to offer impressive red fruit tones with melon, citrus and spice. Perfect for barbecued fare: try it with grilled pork or salmon. Price $ 18.95
Bottle Size 750 mL
Tasting Date vintages release - June 10, 2017
Cases bought 238 (12 bottles per case)

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