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THREE OF HEARTS ROSÉ 2017 VQA Niagara Peninsula
Vintage Assessments Tasting Note Producer HENRY OF PELHAM
Extremely pale salmon pink colour. Slightly spicy, mineral-tinged, somewhat shy, plum-apple nose. Fairly dry, light bodied, slightly spicy, crisp, faintly leesy, slightly lemony, red apple flavours with a crisp, unoaked finish. This REPEAT of the 100% Pinot Noir Rose has 12% alcohol and 7 g/L residual sugar. CSPC 552562
Type Rosé Table Wine
Agent Hen Pel
Country Canada
Region Ontario
Rating *+/**(87.5 points)
Light, Crisp, Youthful
LCBO Note Status
TASTING NOTE: New from the lads at Henry of Pelham (but not labeled as a Henry of Pelham wine), this is very much in the next generation of dry, very pale, pastel Provencal-styled roses in curvacious bottles. It has a quite intense nose that has a little flinty sulphur at the moment, with light strawberry, herbs and pink grapefruit. It is nicely smooth, fresh and well balanced - nicely cohesive in fact, with a focused palate and excellent length. Drinks with real panache. Score - 91 (David Lawrason, winealign.com, April 20, 2018) Price $ 19.95
Bottle Size 750 mL
Tasting Date vintages release - August 18, 2018
Cases bought 276 (12 bottles per case)

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

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