Rose

Cost: $12.95
Grape Variety: 70% Grolleau, 20% Gamay, 10% Cabernet Franc
Category: White Wine
Location Bought: LCBO General List
Country: France
Region: Loire Valley
Format: 750 mL
Producer: Ackerman
Alcohol: 10.5% Alcohol/Vol.
Description: Bright salmon in colour with a medium intense nose.

A versatile food friendly rosé that pairs well with Indian or Thai food.

Positives: This wine features strawberry, lime, honeydew melon cantaloupe and maraschino cherry.  Medium body with good acidity and a fairly long length.

Negatives: None

Interesting Point: Grolleau, a native grape in Loire Valley is low in alcohol and high in acidity.

Drink now on its own or pair it with My Thai’s Restaurant’s, via Go Cooking, Pad Thai.

Tasted: 19 Nov 2013

Best Buy

Score: 8.5+/10, Value: 9/10 Total: 18/20

Out of 5 stars, I rated this wine: 3.5+

LCBO: 12641

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