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CÔTES DE PROVENCE ROSÉ 2016 AP Côtes de Provence
Vintage Assessments Tasting Note Producer LA RIVIERA
Bright very pale salmon pink colour. Slightly spicy, fresh ripe melon-apple puree nose with some slight leesy notes. Dry, medium-light bodied, very slightly spicy, attractive, ripe plum-apple-raspberry flavours with a lingering, crisp, unoaked finish. This tasty blend of Grenache and Cinsault has 13% alcohol and 2 g/L residual sugar. CSPC 494120
Type Rosé Table Wine
Agent New Gen
Country France
Region Provence
Rating **/**+(88.5 points)
Dry, Tangy, Fresh, Ripe
LCBO Note Status Recommended by Vintage Assessments!
A Best Buy
TASTING NOTE: This wine is made from Grenache and Cinsault naturally grown without the use of industrial herbicides or insecticides. Beautiful aromas of spring meadow, apricot and nectarine paint a vivid picture and echo nicely in the flavours. The palate is tangy and bright with a lovely, smooth texture enlivened by a slight petillance. Chill and sip with grilled seafood or herbed chicken. (VINTAGES panel, May 2017) Price $ 18.95
Bottle Size 750 mL
Tasting Date vintages release - June 10, 2017
Cases bought 384 (12 bottles per case)

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Score:    - Poor   * Very Basic     *+ OK    ** Good    **/**+ Very Good    **+ Excellent    *** Outstanding    ***+ Superb

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