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CUVÉE GRANDE TRADITION BANDOL ROSÉ 2020 AC
Vintage Assessments Tasting Note Producer LA CADIÉRENNE
Bright day-glo light salmon pink colour. Very gently spicy, bright, ripe,plum-apple nose with some mineral notes and a touch of cantaloupe. Dry, medium to medium-light bodied, harmonious, fresh, quite ripe, fleshy, apple-melon-plum flavours with a lingering, crisp, unoaked finish. This new blend of 50% Mourvèdre, 25% Grenache and 25% Cinsault has 14.5% alcohol and 2 g/L residual sugar with lot number L18B6-063 on the capsule. Better than the 2019 (**/**+) that was released on June 27, 2020 at $24.95 and had 14% alcohol (a 70-20-10 blend). CSPC 119453
Type Rosé Table Wine
Agent Con Oen
Country France
Region Provence
Rating ***(90 points)
Dry, Elegant, Bright
LCBO Text Status Recommended by Vintage Assessments!
TASTING NOTE: The rolling vineyards around the Mediterranean coastal town of Bandol in Provence yield some of the most renowned rosés in the world. A blend of Mourvèdre, Grenache and Cinsault, this wine consistently offers ripe peach, pear, wild herbs and tropical fruit in a bright, juicy, sleekly smooth and elegant package. Pair with grilled seafood and summer salads. Price $ 24.95
Bottle Size 750 mL
Tasting Date vintages release - August 21, 2021
Cases bought 599 (12 bottles per case)

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

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