2017 Maison Saint Aix - AIX Coteaux d'Aix-en-Provence Rosé

2017 Maison Saint Aix - AIX Coteaux d'Aix-en-Provence Rosé

5/23/2021, 4:43:47 PM
2017 Maison Saint Aix - AIX Coteaux d'Aix-en-Provence Rosé (87 pts) #winereview @aixrose _the_official @massanois · 🥊 Round 3 of the Rosé Blind Tasting Tournament. The Provencal Rosé took out the Bandol Rosé in Round 1, but lost a close fight tonight. Tomorrow we start the other side of the bracket· ℹ️ Maison Saint Aix is located in the south of France. They are one of the largest domains in the AOP Coteaux d'Aix-en-Provence with 75 hectares planted. The blend is 60% Grenache, 20% Syrah, and 20% Cinsault· 👀 The wine is a very pale salmon color· 👃 Medium intensity on the nose. Aromas of lots flowers, acacia, lemon zest, underripe peach, pink grapefruit, and a faint herbal note· 👄 The wine is dry, medium+ zippy Acidity, medium alcohol, and medium- body. Laser like acidity on the palate that makes it clean and refreshing. Lots of floral and citrus notes, especially lemon and pink grapefruit. An herbal thyme note and chalkiness on the medium length finish· 🔔 Although large production volume this wine delivers as a good benchmark of Provencal Rosé. At around $20 this wine is refreshing, balanced and shows some complexity. In Blind, We Trust· #blindtasting #ros éallday #roseallday #rosewine #provence #aixenprovence #aix

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