Provence and Bordeaux take top spots in rosé tasting

Below are the rosés which featured in the tasting, in the order they were arranged:

No.

Wine

Origin

Grapes

1

Sancerre 2012Andre Dezat13.5% Loire Valley Pinot Noir

2

Sancerre Rose 2012Pascal Jolivet12.5% Loire Valley Pinot Noir

3

Domaine de la Mordoree 2012La Dame Rousse Tavel, Rhone14.5% Grenache (60%), SyrahCinsault, Clairette

4

Prieure de Montezargues 201213% Tavel, Rhone Grenache, Cinsault, Clairette

5

Chateau de Sours 2012 La Source13% Bordeaux MerlotCabernet Franc

6

Chateau Brown 201213% Bordeaux Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Petit Verdot

7

Chateau Pibarnon 201213.5% Bandol Mourvedre, Cinsault

8

Clos Canarelli 201213% Corse-Figari, Corsica Sciaccarellu, Niellucciu, Grenache

9

Spy Valley 201113.5% Marlborough, New Zealand Pinot Noir

10

Teran Rose 2011Gerzinic12% Istria, Croatia Teran

11

Whispering Angel 2012      13.5%Chateau d’Esclans Cotes de Provence Grenache, Cinsault , Syrah,  Mourvedre, Rolle

12

Chene Bleu 201213% Ventoux Syrah, Grenache

13

Domaine de la Source 201214% Bellet Braquet

14

Chateau Minuty Rose et Or 201213% Cotes de Provence Grenache, Syrah

15

Domaine Ott Clos Mireille 201212.5% Cotes de Provence Grenache, Cinsault, Syrah

16

Chateau d’Esclans 201213.5% Cotes de Provence Grenache, Rolle

17

Turkey Flat 201213% Barossa Valley, Australia Grenache, Shiraz, Cabernet Sauvignon, Lagrein

18

Scalabroni Rosato 2010     12%Guado al Tasso Bolgheri, Italy Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Syrah

19

Secret de Léoube2012     12.5%Chateau de Léoube Cotes de Provence GrenacheCinsaultCabernet Sauvignon

20

Rosa dei Frati2012     13%Ca dei Frati Lugana, Italy GroppelloMarzeminoSangiovese, Barbera

21

Rose of Virginia2012      13%Charles Melton Barossa Valley, Australia GrenacheCabernet Sauvignon

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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