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CUVÉE TRADITION ROSÉ 2017 AP Costières de Nîmes
Vintage Assessments Tasting Note Producer MAS DES BRESSADES
Bright day-glo pink colour. Very slightly spicy, dried apple-plum aromas with some leesy mineral notes. Dry, medium-light bodied, tangy, plum-apple-strawberry flavours with a crisp, unoaked finish. This blend of 50% Grenache, 30% Syrah, 20% Cinsault has 13.5% alcohol 2 g/L residual sugar. The recommended 2016 (**/**+) was released on April 1, 2017 at $15.95. CSPC 950576
Type Rosé Table Wine
Agent Vin Glo
Country France
Region Rhône
Rating **(87.5 points)
Dry, Spicy, Apple-Plum
LCBO Text Status A Vintage Assessments Explorer's Selection!
Rosés from Costières de Nîmes must comprise a minimum of 60% Grenache, Syrah and Mourvèdre, with Carignan and Cinsault in support. This one is a perennial customer favourite, beloved for its charm and depth of expression. From one of the most reliable names in the Southern Rhône, it will offer vibrant, juicy, sunny fruit with savoury herb and garrigue tones. Perfect for grilled seafood, this will delight, plain and simple. Price $ 16.95
Bottle Size 750 mL
Tasting Date vintages release - May 26, 2018
Cases bought 1259 (12 bottles per case)

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