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PETIT VERDOT ROSÉ 2019 WO Stellenbosch
Vintage Assessments Tasting Note Producer RUSTENBERG
Assessed from a bottle purchased at the LCBO. Bright light day-glo pink colour. Floral, honeyed, spicy, fresh, plummy, strawberry-apple nose. Off dry, medium-light bodied, tangy, fresh, ripe strawberry flavours with a lingering, bright finish. This versatile, well balanced, crowd-pleaser is made exclusively from Petit Verdot and has 13.5% alcohol and 8 g/L residual sugar with lot number 311_18_B4/3 on the lower part of the glass bottle with a screwcap closure. Not up to the somewhat drier recommended best 2018 (**+) with 89-points that was released on April 27, 2019 at $13.95. CSPC 451773
Type Rosé Table Wine
Agent Woo Win
Country South Africa
Rating **/**+(88 points)
Bright, Ripe, Fresh, Strawberries
LCBO Text Status A Vintage Assessments Explorer's Selection!
TASTING NOTE: Petit Verdot rarely appears as a varietal wine, and even rarer still as the foundation for rosé. You can expect this intriguing wine to be forward, with snappy, bright red fruit and an inviting, food-friendly acidity and texture. Pair it with salmon and grilled veggies, or simply sip and contemplate. Price $ 14.95
Bottle Size 750 mL
Tasting Date vintages release - May 16, 2020
Cases bought 335 (12 bottles per case)

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Score:  - NOT PRESENTED  * Very Basic   *+ OK   ** Good   **/**+ Very Good   **+ Excellent   *** Outstanding   ***+ Superb

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