Tavel

Cost: $18.95 (Clearance Price: $15.20)
Grape Variety: Grenache & Syrah
Category: Rosé wine
Location Bought: LCBO
Country: France
Region: Tavel, France
Format: 750 mL
Producer: Les Grandes Serres
Alcohol: 14.5% Alcohol/Vol.
Description: Deep salmon in colour with a low intense nose.

The high alcohol overwhelms the flavours of this wine

Positives: This wine features strawberry, rose petals & mint. Medium body with average acidity & a fairly long length.

Negatives: Lots of heat from the 14.5% alcohol

Drink now on its own or pair it with grilled pork chops.

Tasted: 22 March 2014

Score: 8.5/10, Value: 8.5+/10, Total: 17+/20

Out of 5 stars, I rated this wine: 3.5

LCBO: 684951

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