SOHO ‘Pink Sheep’ Marlborough Rosé 2017

Rose from New Zealand - Marlborough
Review Date : 30-Sep-2017
Very pale salmon-pink colour, very light on the rim. The nose is very elegant and delicate with fragrant aromas of strawberries and cream, quince and subtle notes of red florals and suggestions of fruit-pastille confectionary. The aromatics form a rounded core with richness, but retain finesse and beauty. Dry to taste and medium-bodied, the palate has a fine, concentrated heart of strawberries and cream, quince and soft red floral notes. The fruit possesses richness, a soft texture and smooth flow. The palate has fresh acidity, and the flavours flow with good energy to a dry, thirst-quenching finish. This is a finely concentrated dry rosé with a subtle richness showing strawberries and cream, with quince notes on a smooth, refreshing and mouthwatering finish. Serve as an aperitif, with canapes, dim sum and antipasto over the next 2 years. 100% Pinot Noir from the Wairau Valley and a single site in the Awatere Valley, cool-fermented in stainless-steel to 12.5% alc. and 3.0 g/L RS, the wine aged 10 weeks on lees. 18.5/20 Oct 2017 RRP $27.00

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