Grape Variety: Rose blend – Tempranillo, Garnacha and Viura.
Geographic Appellation, Region, Country: Rioja, Spain.
Price: $13.60 (with a 10% mixed case discount)
Purchased From: The Caviste Wine Shop; Winston-Salem, North Carolina.
Paired With: Garden salad.
Chilled before drinking. Clear, salmon color. Strong strawberry, lemon, and pineapple aromas. Tart, DRY, light body and a 200-grit texture. Abundant zippy flavors of strawberry, lime, lemon, tomato ketchup and old fashion bubblegum. Abundant crisp acidity and a robust finish that was loaded with tartness, fresh strawberries and cherries. As the wine warmed there was a discord between the citrus acidity and the subtleties of the fruit flavors, but in the end we both said it was an EXCELLENT Spanish Rose that was a GREAT value.
Alcohol Content: 13.5%
Closure: Natural cork.
UPC Code: 6 15503 05012 6
Imported by: Tryon Distributing Co; Charlotte, North Carolina.