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Les Vignerons du Castelas Rose Rose, Rhone Valley, France
89 Points

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Vintage: NV
BC Private Wine Stores: $16.99

BC CSPC: BC CSPC Code -387741
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WineScores' Review

Dry, zesty, slick
The cooperative cellar of the winegrowers of Castelas was created in 1952 when a handful of winegrowers combine efforts to develop the wines of the Cotes du Rhone, Cotes du Rhone Villages Signargues, AOP Tavel and IGP du Gard. The cellar's vineyards covers 450 hectares mainly in Cotes du Rhone with a combined 45 families of cooperative winegrowers.
This 100% Grenache rose is a pale stained pink with notes of dried wild flowers, beeswax, small wild berries, herbs and orange zest. The texture is slick; it is dry with notable backbone and flavours of red berries, orange pekoe tea and cedar.

Recommended Pairings
Seafood/Fish, White Meat Chicken/Pork, Cheese - Soft/Creamy, Tomatoes and Tomato Sauces, French Food

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Wine Scores reviewed - 2022-10-17 12:16:38.0


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