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CÔTES DE PROVENCE ROSÉ 2017 AC
Vintage Assessments Tasting Note Producer HECHT & BANNIER
Bright light day glo salmon pink colour. Somewhat shy, slightly spicy, ripe plum-apple puree nose. Dry, medium-light bodied, honeyed, spicy, plum-apple puree flavours with a crisp, unoaked finish. The Decanter tasting note quoted in the Vintages Catalogue is incorrect. This is a new blend of 45% Grenache, 45% Cinsault and 10% Vermentino (aka Rolle) that has 13.5% alcohol and 2 g/L residual sugar. The 2016 (**) was released on August 19, 2017 at $19.95. CSPC 410035
Type Rosé Table Wine
Agent Hal Ent
Country France
Region Provence
Rating **(87.5 points)
Juicy, Spicy, Bright
LCBO Note Status
TASTING NOTE: 44% Grenache, 38% Cinsault, 10% Syrah. Ripe raspberry, red apple notes; good intensity and weight, fresh acidity, nice complexity with lovely fleshy pears and mineral notes. Score - 92 (Decanter World Wine Awards, 2017) Price $ 21.95
Bottle Size 750 mL
Tasting Date vintages release - June 23, 2018
Cases bought 419 (12 bottles per case)

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

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