WINES OF THE WEEK
Chateau Peyrassol Côtes de Provence Réserve Des Templiers Rosé 2020
Varietal: 40% Grenache, 25% Cinsault, 20%Syrah, 15% Mourvèdre
Region: Côtes de Provence, France
Tasting Notes: Grown from clay and limestone soils from the Triassic period of dinosaurs, this rose has an aromatic freshness from months on the lees with wild berries and hints of juniper. Dry, light, and crisp with citrus fruits and lingering spice on the finish.
Food Pairing: Great with tomato-based dishes
Maçanita Touriga Nacional em Rosé 2020
Varietal: Touriga Nacional
Region: Douro, Portugal
Tasting Notes: Intense red berries on the nose with ripe strawberry in particular. A fresh and nicely textured mouth-feel on the palate with red berries.
Food Pairing: Ideal with fish, white meats, and salads.
Domaine Vetriccie Ile de Beauté Rosé 2020
Varietal: Nielluccio, Sciaccarello
Region: Southern France, France
Tasting Notes: A nice bouquet of peaches, cherries, and red currants match a refreshing and pleasant. Similar fruits on this dry palate accompany strawberry and blood orange with fresh acidity.
Food Pairing: Green salads and fresh or roasted vegetables.