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Saint Sidoine Côtes de Provence Rosé 2018

This is a good, classically styled Côtes de Provence rosé from Saint Sidoine. It is a very pale salmon/copper in colour. It opens to aromas of unripe strawberries and firm red fruits. The palate is medium bodied, the acidity between medium and high, and the finish dry and harmonious. Rating: Good. Website: http://saintsidoine.com; wine-searcher.com. Reviewed:…Continue readingSaint Sidoine Côtes de Provence Rosé 2018

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Chateau d’Astros Côtes de Provence Rosé 2014

This is a typical Côtes de Provence rosé from Chateau d’Astros from the south of France. It’s a blend of cabernet sauvignon, cinsault, grenache and syrah, and has been pressed after a short maceration on skins in terms of winemaking. In the glass, it has saline and lightly herbal aromatics. The palate is medium bodied,…Continue readingChateau d’Astros Côtes de Provence Rosé 2014

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Domaine de la Croix Irrésistible Côtes de Provence Rosé 2013

This rosé speaks of salty, humid air, and long warm days.  A very light salmon in colour, it refreshes with its reminders of rose petals and fresh lemons.  A blend of cinsaut, shiraz and grenache, this is a typical Côtes de Provence rosé to be enjoyed with seafood and summer. Rating: Good, Abv: 13%, Price:…Continue readingDomaine de la Croix Irrésistible Côtes de Provence Rosé 2013