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SKETCHES OF NIAGARA ROSÉ 2017 VQA Niagara Peninsula
Vintage Assessments Tasting Note Producer TAWSE
Bright day-glo light pink colour. Slightly spicy, mineral-tinged, ripe apple-plum nose. Dry, medium-light bodied, well balanced, slightly spicy, fresh ripe plum-apple puree flavours with a lingering, high acid, mineral-tinged finish. This REPEAT is a bend of Pinot Noir, Cabernet Franc and Gamay with 12% alcohol and 11 g/L residual sugar with a screwcap closure. TONY ASPLER / 88.5-points / BEST BUY - A nose of watermelon; medium-bodied, dry, fresh, cranberry and watermelon flavours with a firm finish. CSPC 172643
Type Rosé Table Wine
Agent Taw Win
Country Canada
Region Ontario
Rating **+(88.5 points)
Dry, Spicy, Ripe
LCBO Note Status Recommended by Vintage Assessments!
A Best Buy
Tawse produces this wine in the saignée method, which uses free-run juice from select red grapes, in this case harvested from single-vineyard sites. You can expect a vibrant, dynamic wine with impressive red fruit, watermelon and floral notes. Pair with chicken fajitas, charcuterie, mild and soft cheeses, or Thai noodle salad. Price $ 17.95
Bottle Size 750 mL
Tasting Date vintages release - September 1, 2018
Cases bought 489 (12 bottles per case)

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