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Total Wine & More USD 49.99 750ml
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Château Pichon-Longueville Baron Rosé Blend Bordeaux Rosé Rosé des Tourelles 2006

Winemaker's Notes:

This is 62% Merlot 28% Cabernet Sauvignon 10% Cabernet Franc. A rather flashy open stylish nose here showing pretty and attractive fruit. An appealing palate showing uncomplicated style gentle flesh and a nice balance. Rather firm tannins showing just on the finish.

Château des Tourelles:
Wine was one of the biggest productions and source of enrichment in the roman empire. This trade was the most important one, as the italy could not assume its own consuption. The culture of the vines itself was different : different sorts of pergolas, vines growing on trees and another philosophy of the plant considering as it was more than a vegetal. Sometimes vines were married with trees to... Read more
Wine was one of the biggest productions and source of enrichment in the roman empire. This trade was the most important one, as the italy could not assume its own consuption. The culture of the vines itself was different : different sorts of pergolas, vines growing on trees and another philosophy of the plant considering as it was more than a vegetal. Sometimes vines were married with trees to take their strength. Many sorts of wines existed in roman antiquity, from ones from a single place, family of wines with local interpretations or aromatised recipes. Two things let the use of drinking wine growing : creation of a social hierarchy in Rome and use of wine as a medicine. As important and rich people tryed to be unique and receive there hosts with luxury, some famous people have elaborated a taste hierarchy between the wines. As many authors described the use of wine in medicine and prescribe different wines for each disease, Pline tell one of is friends to drink a glass af mulsum every morning to keep youth. Read less

External Reviews for Château Pichon-Longueville Baron Rosé Blend Bordeaux Rosé Rosé des Tourelles

External Review
Source: Melange Wines
10/06/2009

This is 62% Merlot 28% Cabernet Sauvignon 10% Cabernet Franc. A rather flashy open stylish nose here showing pretty and attractive fruit. An appealing palate showing uncomplicated style gentle flesh and a nice balance. Rather firm tannins showing just on the finish.


External Review
Source: Melange Wines
10/06/2009

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This is 62% Merlot 28% Cabernet Sauvignon 10% Cabernet Franc. A rather flashy open stylish nose here showing pretty and attractive fruit. An appealing palate showing uncomplicated style gentle flesh and a nice balance. Rather firm tannins showing just on the finish.

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