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ROCK ANGEL ROSÉ 2016 AC Provence
Vintage Assessments Tasting Note Producer CHÂTEAU D'ESCLANS
Extremely pale salmon colour. Very slightly spicy, faintly honeyed, ripe melon-plum-apple nose with some mineral notes. Fairly dry, medium-light bodied, spicy, wildflower, ripe apple-melon-plum flavours with a crisp, unoaked finish. Has 13.5% alcohol and 2 g/L residual sugar. TONY ASPLER / 89.5-points - The palest rose ever! Red plum nose with a light floral note; medium-bodied, dry, red plum and cranberry flavours; elegant and lingering. CSPC 491027
Type Rosé Table Wine
Agent Hal Ent
Country France
Region Provence
Rating **+(89 points)
Dry, Tangy, Spicy
LCBO Note Status
The first traces of the château's site date back to Gaullist times during which its location served as a lookout point to spot intruders coming by boat into the Gulf of Frejus. Thankfully, the only forces likely to be bearing down on your place when this rosé is on hand are your wine-loving friends looking to share a glass. The blend consists primarily of Grenache and Rolle (Vermentino). The 2015 Vintage was awarded a rating of 90 points by James Molesworth, who described it as \"[Showing] lovely range and tension for a rosé\" (winespectator.com, Aug. 31, 2016). Price $ 44.95
Bottle Size 750 mL
Tasting Date vintages release - July 22, 2017
Cases bought 300 (6 bottles per case)

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