Press Review - Bandol Rosé
91/100 Mourvèdre in the blend gives this wine a rich character, offering superb ripe fruit with a crisp edge. Coming from high-altitude vineyards, the wine has a fresher red-currant element that contrasts with the rich texture. Drink from late 2019.
91/100 Light brilliant orange. Pungent red berry, citrus fruit and floral scents are sharpened by suggestions of white pepper and dusty minerals. Chewy and focused on the palate, offering concentrated raspberry, bitter cherry and peach flavors firmed by a spine of juicy acidity. Finishes long and stony, featuring a powerful echo of red fruit and […]
91/100 The 2016 Bandol Rosé contains a hefty 60% Mourvèdre, well above the minimum 20% required by the appellation. It’s a medium-bodied, silky-textured wine, floral, complex and long, with hints of crushed stone, raspberries and cherries.
Prix / plaisir : Excellent *** – Note sur 20 : 13
17/20 Coup de cœur de la dégustation ! Nez pur et suave. En bouche, un équilibre quasi idéal engendre une forme sphérique que la matière épouse parfaitement, distillant un fruit aussi pénétrant que raffiné.