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Peller Estates

Peller Estates
NV Proprietor’s Reserve Rosé , Canada

Pair this wine with:
Cheese Chicken Fish Turkey Vegetables

Category: Rose

Date Tasted:
Country: Canada
Alcohol: 12% RS: 3.3%
88 Points
Silver Medal
Highly Recommended
$8.50
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Peller Estates
NV Proprietor’s Reserve Rosé , Canada

Pair this wine with:
Cheese Chicken Fish Turkey Vegetables

Category: Rose

Date Tasted:
Country: Canada
Alcohol: 12% RS: 3.3%
Salmon steel color. Fruity aromas and flavors of strawberry sorbet, graham cracker, and spiced melon with a silky, vibrant, fruity medium body and a seamless, appealing, medium-to-long finish evoking notes of watermelon ice and honeyed green apples with well-integrated, crunchy, fruit tannins and no oak flavor. A bright, juicy, crowd-pleasing rosé for a carefree summer day.

Tasting Info

Wine Glass Style: Crisp & Lively, Fruity, Quaffable & Juicy & Smooth
Aroma Aroma: strawberry sorbet, graham cracker, and spiced melon
Taste Flavor: Same as aromas with notes of watermelon ice and honeyed green apples
Sweetness Sweetness: Dryish
Enjoy Enjoy: Now-3 years on its own and with food
Recipes Pairing: Curried Chicken Salad Sandwich, Smoked Turkey Quiche, Grilled Salmon
Bottom Line Bottom Line: A bright, juicy, crowd-pleasing rosé for a carefree summer day.

The Producer

Andrew Peller LTD.

The Producer
697 South Service Road
Grimsby, ON L3M 4E8
Canada
1 905-643-4131

Rose

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Serve in a Rosé Wine Glass
Rosé refers to a wine made when red grapes are given slight skin contact to produce a blush, light copper, salmon or pink color. Rosés range from bone-dry to medium- sweet and are made in most major wine producing countries. Among the most famous examples are Tavel from France’s Rhone Valley, numerous offerings from Provence in southern France as well as several excellent versions from Puglia in southern Italy.

Often thought of as a summer wine – in this case, a substitute for red wine when the weather is hot – they can be enjoyed year round. The drier versions, of course, are meat for food pairings; recommended matches include chicken salad, vegetables and seafood such as tuna or salmon (especially with a rich rosé made from Cabernet Sauvignon or Pinot Noir).