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ROSÉ 2016 Marlborough, South Island
Vintage Assessments Tasting Note Producer OYSTER BAY
Bright day-glo reddish salmon colour. Slightly spicy, attractive, ripe melon-apple puree nose with some mineral notes. Fairly dry, medium to medium-light bodied, quite well structured, ripe plum-apple-cherry puree flavours with a lingering, fairly high acid, crisp finish. Ready-to-drink. Made with Pinot Noir, it has 13% alcohol with lot number 1658L6328 on the back label and comes with a screwcap closure. TONY ASPLER / 88.5-points / BEST BUY - Minerally, strawberry nose; medium-bodied, dry, lemony, strawberry flavour; a well-structured rosé. CSPC 493171
Type Rosé Table Wine
Agent Del Can
Country New Zealand
Region Marlborough
Rating **/**+(88.5 points)
Dry, Spicy, Bright, Ripe
LCBO Note Status Recommended by Vintage Assessments!
A Best Buy
TASTING NOTE: From an ultra-popular producer, this pink wine is made with Pinot Noir. It shows pleasant notes of strawberry, melon and cherry with lively acidity and a touch of spritz. Pair with grilled seafood or summer salads. (Vintages panel, Oct. 2016) Price $ 18.95
Bottle Size 750 mL
Tasting Date vintages release - July 22, 2017
Cases bought 557 (12 bottles per case)

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