Wine By The Bottle
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Bottle Price: $72.00
Bin: 246
Name: Domaine Tempier Bandol Rose
Vintage: 2017
Region: Bandol AOC, France
Varietal: Rose
Producer: Domaine Tempier
Country: France
Rating: 93 Points-Vinous

Tasting Notes: "Pale orange. Lively, expansive citrus pith and red currant aromas are complemented by suggestions of chalky minerals and white flowers. Sappy, concentrated and precise, offering palate-staining red berry and blood orange flavors and a hint of spicy white pepper. Shows excellent thrust and persistence on the mineral-driven finish, which emphatically echoes the floral and citrus fruit qualities. I'm impressed by the way this wine balances the opulence of the vintage with vivacity and I suspect it will reward at least another eight or so years of patience -- standard behavior for this bottling, which ages more like a red wine than a pink one."-Vinous
Galaxy Notes: 55% Mourvèdre, 25% Grenache, 20% Cinsault. Aged 6 months in cuve. Organic. Greatest Rose in the world?
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