2011 Les Vignerons de Fontès "Prieuré Saint-Hippolyte" Languedoc Rosé

SKU #1093014

This fresh and balanced rosé comes from one of our favorite co-ops in the south of France, located in the heart of the Languedoc. It's a blend of Syrah and Grenache with heaps of red fruits--raspberries and currants--ideal for your favorite summertime salads or sitting in the sun with your feet dug into the sand. 11-14% abv.

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Staff Image By: Jim Barr | K&L Staff Member | Review Date: 5/24/2012 | Send Email
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Produced from Syrah (70%) and Grenache, this is the third vintage that we have imported this incredible Rosé Gem, and I have to admit that this may not only be the best that has come from this estate, but is one of my favorite Rosés in the store. The aromatics are as if you are walking through a field of ripe strawberries while in the mouth, it is rich, lush, yet dry and crisp, with a mouth watering finish. This will be one of our house Rosés for the month according to the Guys. 11.0% to 14.0% ABV [Jim Barr]

Staff Image By: Clyde Beffa Jr. | K&L Staff Member | Review Date: 5/21/2012 | Send Email
If you love deeply colored rosés, this will blow you away. Syrah and Grenache make for a chewy, medium-boded wine, with strawberry notes. Saignée method. Lovely with southern French cuisine.

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