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MANISSY TAVEL ROSÉ 2018 ACP Rhone Valley
Vintage Assessments Tasting Note Producer CHATEAU DE MANISSY
Very bright reddish pink colour with hints of orange. Slightly spicy, fairly intense, fresh, ripe, strawberry-plum-cherry nose. Dry, medium bodied, well-structued, harmonious, gently spicy, fresh, ripe, strawberry-plum-cherry flavors with a lingering, crisp, bright, unoaked finish. A ready-to-drink dinnertime French organic classic Tavel. This bargain-priced, organic/vegan Le Moulin Notre Dame is blend of Grenache, Syrah, Clairette and Cinsault with 13.5% alcohol and 6 g/L residual sugar with lot number L2TAV18 on the back label. TONY ASPLER / 90-points / BEST BUY - Deep salmon pink colour; light minerally nose of wild strawberries; medium to full-bodied, dry, strawberry puree flavour with just a touch of sweetness in mid-palate and a thread of minerality. Great length with a warm alcoholic finish. CSPC 234542
Type Rosé Table Wine
Agent Rar Ear
Country France
Region Rhône
Rating ***(90 points)
Dry, Solid, Ripe, Strawberry
LCBO Text Status Recommended by Vintage Assessments!
A Best Buy
A new non-Vintages, seasonal, limited-quantity Tavel. Tasting Note: Chateau de Manissy has 30 hectares of old vines in France's renowned Tavel appellation. This is an elegant and balanced blend of the grenache, clairette, cinsault and syrah varieties. Ripe raspberry notes with a hint of spice on the finish. Superb with seafood, tapenade or a goat cheese salad. Serving Suggestion: Pair with bouillabaisse, ratatouille, grilled fish or chicken Provencal. Price $ 16.95
Bottle Size 750 mL
Tasting Date July 1, 2019
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