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Rêve de la Mer Rosé

Rêve de la Mer Rosé
2016 Caves de la Mer, VOP Vin de Corse

Pair this wine with:
Cheese Fish Pork Turkey

Category: Rose

Date Tasted:
Country: France
Alcohol: 11.7%
87 Points
Silver Medal
Highly Recommended
$24

Rêve de la Mer Rosé
2016 Caves de la Mer, VOP Vin de Corse

Pair this wine with:
Cheese Fish Pork Turkey

Category: Rose

Date Tasted:
Country: France
Alcohol: 11.7%
Pink coral color. Aromas and flavors of pressed rose and lilac, white strawberry, and praline with a crisp, dryish light-to-medium body and a breezy finish that shows accents of limestone and nutskin with dusty, fruit tannins and no oak flavor. A nice dry rose for the table.

Tasting Info

Wine Glass Style: Crisp & Lively, Savory & Non-Oaky
Aroma Aroma: pressed rose and lilac, white strawberry, and praline
Taste Flavor: Same as aromas with accents of limestone and nutskin
Sweetness Sweetness: Dryish
Enjoy Enjoy: Now with food
Recipes Pairing: Croque Monsieur, Turkey, Grilled Salmon
Bottom Line Bottom Line: A nice dry rose for the table.

The Producer or Importer

Pernod Ricard USA

The Producer or  Importer
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New York, NY 10177
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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).