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Rosé Tasted in 2018

Rank Wine Rating Price
1 Clean Slate Pinot Noir Rose Nahe (2017)
Comments: Clean and light notes of strawberry and pink grapefruit on the nose. Very expressive palate of juicy citrus fruit - grapefruit and lemon with some cherry and strawberry notes with a lightly floral halo. Lots of buoyant acidity, fresh melon and a finish with a bit of apple and a touch of creaminess.90 pts
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2 Field Recordings French Camp Vineyards Valdiguie Rose Paso Robles (2017)
Comments: Strawberry with hay and barley aromas, a touch of cherry and some citrus notes on the nose. This is a bit biscuity on the palate with loads of citrus zest and sparkly acidity, cherry, grapefruit and tangerine fruit, some melon rind and a finish of warm spice and a creamy texture.
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3 Field Recordings Creston Ridge Vineyard Sangiovese Rose Paso Robles (2017)
Comments: Fresh peach and dried persimmon notes with a hint of something herbal and a bit of fresh melon. Zesty and bright on the palate with orange leaf, creamsicle and strawberry notes with a really pleasant fresh pumpkin note and a floral finish. Truly intriguing and a nice departure from the norm. 91 pts
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4 Weingut Loimer Brut Rose Niederosterreich
Comments: Tart, smoky cranberry and earthy tar notes, some spice, mixed berry and a bit of melon on the nose. Notes continue to the palate with thick tar and zesty acidity, a bit of cherry and a tart grapefruit and mineral finish.
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5 Barone Pizzini Brut Rose Franciacorta (2012)
Comments: Aromatic strawberry and toasted pastry aromas with sour cherry and tart cranberry. More sour cherry and puckering cranberry on the palate with some floral notes, crisp and zesty spice and bolstering acidity, pink grapefruit adding depth towards a finish of earthy tar and lengthy smokiness.
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6 Pico Maccario Lavignone Rose Piedmont (2017)
Comments: Highly floral aromas of raspberry and cherry with perfumed white blossom and hints of pear. Nice mouthfeel on this with good acidity but not overpowering, cinnamon and black pepper spice, cherry and strawberry fruit, a bit of dried herb and a candied plum and grapefruit finish that turns creamy at the end. Well-rounded and enjoyable. 90 pts
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7 Mastroberardino Lacrimarosa Rose Irpinia (2017)
Comments: Light aromas of strawberry with a butter and aged cheese aroma. Fresh spice, cherry and strawberry fruit and a tart acidity on the palate here with a bold, floral potpourri mid palate and fruit around the edges, this mostly falls off a bit on the finish with some licorice and cherry notes lingering.
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8 Barefoot Bubbly Brut Rose California
Comments: Rose petal essence with cherry notes. Searing acidity on entry and sharp carbonation yields to a creamy palate of strawberry flavors.
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9 Dark Horse Rose California (2017)
Comments: Chunky peach and light apricot notes on the nose with wet slate. Clean and light on the palate with soft cherry, strawberry and cranberry notes, medium acidity and grapefruit zest towards the finish.
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10 Prophecy Rose France (2017)
Comments: Tart mineral watermelon, cherry and strawberry notes on the nose are fairly aromatic and expressive. This is soft and cool fruited on the palate, a bit tart with watermelon and cherry fruit.
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11 Los Dos Rose Campo de Borja (2017)
Comments: Floral notes of cherry blossom, strawberry and watermelon on the nose. Flavorful and juicy palate of sour cherry, tart cranberry, mashed strawberry and grapefruit juicy, good acidity and a touch of bitter citrus pith towards the finish.
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12 Chateau de Fontenille Bordeaux Rose (2016)
Comments: Clean and aromatic with flower petal notes and fresh cherries, a touch of mixed berry and some strawberry notes. On the palate this has a pleasant medium-full mouthfeel, nice heft and notes of cherry, watermelon and crisp minerality, this finishes with aearthy resin and raspberry. 89 pts
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13 Fleur de Mer Cotes de Provence Rose (2017)
Comments: Sea breeze and pleasant minerality on the nose with hints of watermelon, cherry and strawberry, touched by light herb. Mixed berry on the palate with a crisp acidity, strawberry and sour cherry notes, a buoyant palate of sweet spice and a tart earthy finish. Nice complexity. 89 pts
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14 Figuiere Magali Signature Rose Cotes de Provence (2017)
Comments: Watermelon, strawberry and raspberry aromas with fresh flowers and hints of spice. Nicely candied on the palate with good minerality and zesty acidity, a fresh grapefruit mid palate, cherry and strawberry fruit flavors and a finish of mixed berry and herb.
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15 Figuiere Premiere Rose Cotes de Provence (2017)
Comments: Crisp and fresh aromas of white blossom and fruit notes of cherry and strawberry with some tart cranberry. Light and refreshing palate of medium acidity with some oak notes. Fruit character of cherry and watermelon, again nicely crisp and easy drinking with a bit of well integrated wood spice towards the warm finish. 89 pts
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16 Portugal Ramos Vinhos Rose Vinho Verde (2017)
Comments: Light, candied cherry and strawberry syrup aromas. Very zesty and almost effervescent on the palate with tart grapefruit, cherry and melon notes, puckering and juicy at once with a lightly herbed finish.
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17 Leyda Pinot Noir Rose Valle de Leyda (2017)
Comments: Mellow and aromatic with cherry and earthy strawberry aromas, mineral notes and a bit of red apple. Lots of tart sour cherry and strawberry fruit on the palate, zesty acidity, smoky mineral earth and an herbal note that finishes a bit raw and rough. Nice depth, very tart.
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18 Rodney Strong Vineyards Pinot Noir Rose Russian River Valley (2017)
Comments: Warm spice and cherry aromas with a touch of watermelon and strawberry. Nicely fruity on the palate, smooth and generous with pleasant spice and notes of cherry and strawberry, finishing clean and light with a flaky pastry creaminess. Easy to like..
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19 Berne Emotion Rose Cotes de Provence (2017)
Comments: Soft watermelon and strawberry aromas. This is smooth on the palate with a tart palate of grapefruit and sour cherry, and a finish of bitter melon rind.
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20 Berne Inspiration Rose Cotes de Provence (2017)
Comments: Candied plum and strawberry aromas with light cherry blossom notes and some stony slate. On the palate this is crisp and fruity with notes of peach, strawberry, cherry, and a finish of candied grapefruit pith that’s a touch bitter and ends almost creamy.
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21 Urban Provence Rose Cotes de Provence (2017)
Comments: Floral melon and cherry notes with sweet fruit aromas. This has medium acidity, notes of grapefruit and cherry, strawberry and a zesty spice finish. Clean and fresh.
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22 Domaine Bousquet Malbec Cabernet Rose Tupungato Valley (2018)
Comments: Creamy floral notes of rose petal and watermelon with a spicy pepper note and some soft cherry. Mellow and tart on the palate on entry but developing some zest towards the finish, this is light and easy drinking with strawberry and cherry notes and a chunk of earth alongside the fruit.
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23 Left Coast Cellars Rose Willamette Valley (2017)
Comments: Crisp, mineral slate and steel aromas with light cherry fruit on the nose. Juicy and pleasant palate of cherry, tangerine and berry flavors, soft, plush body and good acidity, finishing with a nice earthy complexity and a touch of green herb.
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24 Edna Valley Vineyard Rose California (2017)
Comments: Earthy, smoldering herb and cherry notes on the nose with some minerality and strawberry. Zesty and fresh on the palate with light watermelon notes.
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25 Edna Valley Vineyard Rose (2016)
Comments: Chunky cherry and watermelon fruit with deep earth aromas and a bit of spice. A bit bitter on the palate with edges of cherry and flabby watermelon.
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26 Casillero del Diablo Rose Riserva Chile (2017)
Comments: Light herbal aromas with muted fruit. Some cherry, red currant and strawberry on the palate with a burnt toast note and some herby character on the mid palate, fresh acidity and a finish of oakiness and char.
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