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Aix Rose 2016

Rosé from Coteaux d'Aix-en-Provence, Provence, France
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12.5% ABV
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4.1 42 Ratings
12.5% ABV

Winemaker Notes

AIX Rose 2016 is the result of great passion and dedication to produce the best possible rose. The hypnotizing salmon pink color of AIX 2016 reveals the fruity freshness of top quality Provence rose. Its generous taste, harmonious structure and long finish makes it the perfect rose to drink with friends all day long!

Blend: 60% Grenache, 20% Syrah, 20% Cinsault

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This is a smooth, beautifully ripe wine. It is well balanced, with crisp red and orange fruits adding a refreshing background to the spice and acidity. This finely made wine is ready to drink.
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Aix
Aix, Coteaux d'Aix-en-Provence, Provence, France
The domaine was founded in 1880 and is one of the larger estates in the AOP Coteaux d’Aix-en-Provence area, located close to Aix-en-Provence. The estate’s cellars have been renovated with one goal: to produce the best rosé in the world.

Coteaux d'Aix-en-Provence

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A fantastic source of dry rosés from the usual red Rhone varieties, Coteaux d'Aix-en-Provence is a coastal, hilly region whose variations in elevations and microclimates make it ideal for viticulture. Red and a small amount of white wine, made from Rhone and Southwest grape varieties, is also found.

Rosé Wine

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Whether it’s playful and fun or savory and serious, most rosé today is not your grandmother’s White Zinfandel, though that category remains strong. Pink wine has recently become quite trendy, and this time around it’s commonly quite dry. It is produced throughout the world from a vast array of grape varieties, but the most successful sources are California, southern France (particularly Provence), and parts of Spain and Italy.

Since the pigment in red wines comes from keeping fermenting juice in contact with the grape skins for an extended period, it follows that a pink wine can be made using just a brief period of skin contact—usually just a couple of days. The resulting color will depend on the grape variety and the winemaking style, ranging from pale salmon to deep magenta. These wines are typically fresh and fruity, fermented at cool temperatures in stainless steel to preserve the primary aromas and flavors. Most rosé, with a few notable exceptions, should be drunk rather young, within a few years of the vintage.

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