St Sagnol Côteaux Varois en Provence Rosé 2016

This is a lovely Provençal rosé from St Sagnol.  It has a saline aroma, reminding of red fruits and typical of the region.  The palate is dry, fresh and pleasant.  Suitable for current drinking.  Rating: Good.  Abv: 12.5%.  Price: $22.  Website: NA.

Saint Andrieu L’Oratoire Provence Rosé 2015

A perfect foil for fresh Barramundi and a side of salad overlooking the water, this is a lovely and typical Provençal rosé from Saint Andrieu.  A blend of grenache, syrah and cinsault, it has a fresh aromas of peaches.  The palate has good length and a lovely balance.  Top quality rosé here.  (Region: Provence, South […]

Chateau de la Prégentière Rosé de Provence 2012

I recall tasting this wine’s quite lovely rosé sibling some weeks ago here.  Well, by weeks, in fact I mean months; time just passes too quickly for my liking.  The Chateau de la Prégentière rosé is a step up again from the Domaine wine, and is quite a considered version of Rosé de Provence.  Salmon pink […]

Domaine de la Prégentière Provence 2012

This is a lovely rosé from Château la Prégentière in Provence.  A blend of cinsaut and grenache, it is salmon in colour with aromatics of white peach, red grapefruit and a touch of spice reminding of fresh radish.  The palate is very balanced with the expressions of red grapefruit and white peach carrying through with […]