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, SouthContinue reading “Saint Andrieu L’Oratoire Provence Rosé 2015”

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 pinkContinue reading “Chateau de la Prégentière Rosé de Provence 2012”

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 withContinue reading “Domaine de la Prégentière Provence 2012”