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Date Printed: 12/26/2014
Yalumba Y Series Sangiovese Rose 2008
Yalumba Y Series Sangiovese Rose 2008
(search item no. 97511)
screw cap wine
green wine

Australian Wine Companion rating: 89 points
PRICE ON 12/26/2014: $10.99

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2011 Australian Wine Companion rating: 90 points
2006 Australian Wine Companion rating: 93 points

Winemaker's Notes:

A juicy watermelon color with fuschia highlights, the Yalumba Y Series Sangiovese Rose is a complex wine dominated with aromas of fresh fruit, highlighted with fragrant rhubarb, pomegranate, and red apples with a hint of lavender. Refreshing and persistent, the palate is medium bodied with crisp acid and a very dry finish. A rose for grown-ups!
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About Yalumba:

Yalumba is one of Australia's oldest family-owned wineries and was founded in 1849 by Samuel Smith. From modest beginnings, the Yalumba Wine Company has grown to become one of Australia's most successful medium-sized wineries, owned by 6th generation Robert Hill Smith. Yalumba regularly receives accolateds for its distinctive wines, as well as for its leadership role in the Australian wine industry in the areas of viti-innovation and environmental policy. The Yalumba premium wine portfolio commences with the fresh and flavorsome varietal wines of the Y Series, then moves up to capture the essence of the Barossa Eden Valleys, explores old world varieties through innovated, modern wines in the Hand Picked line, and culminates with the coveted, collectible Yalumba Rare & Fine wines.