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Date Printed: 4/18/2015
Yalumba Y Series Sangiovese Rose 2010
Yalumba Y Series Sangiovese Rose 2010
(search item no. 106805)
screw cap wine

PRICE ON 4/18/2015: $11.29

ratings pedigree (past vintages):
2011 Australian Wine Companion rating: 90 points
2008 Australian Wine Companion rating: 89 points
2006 Australian Wine Companion rating: 93 points

Winemaker's Notes:

With a fine ruby color, this wine has exotic aromas of raspberries, strawberries and cream and notes of lilac and violets - all with a minerally edge.

The mouth feel is succulent, with strawberry, rhubarb and cinnamon flavors. It opens to a fine dense body of wine with a soft texture that is long and beautifully balanced.

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About Yalumba:

Yalumba is Australia's oldest family-owned winery, founded in 1849 by Samuel Smith. From modest beginnings, the Yalumba Wine Company has grown to become one of Australia's most successful wineries, owned by 5th generation Robert Hill-Smith. Yalumba regularly receives accolades for its outstanding wines, and for its leadership in viticultural innovation and sustainable farming. Yalumba was the first winery in the world to be recognized with the Climate Award from the United States Environmental Protection Agency (2007), earned the International Green Apple Gold Award from House of Commons (U.K. 2011), and was the first winery outside the United States to win the BRIT International Award of Excellence in Sustainable Winegrowing Competition (2013). The Yalumba portfolio commences with the fresh and flavorsome varietal wines of the Y Series, then moves up to the Samuel’s Garden line to capture the essence of the classic Rhone-influenced varietals of the Barossa and Eden Valleys, explores sub-regional complexity through innovative, modern wines in the Hand Pickedline, and culminates with the coveted, collectible Yalumba Rare and Fine wines including Signature and Octavius.