Full Review

Baron Ermengaud

Baron Ermengaud
2021 Rosé, Faugeres

Pair this wine with:
Fish Pork Turkey

Category: Other Southern France Rose

Date Tasted:
Country: France
Alcohol: 13%
89 Points
Silver Medal
Highly Recommended
$24

Baron Ermengaud
2021 Rosé, Faugeres

Pair this wine with:
Fish Pork Turkey

Category: Other Southern France Rose

Date Tasted:
Country: France
Alcohol: 13%
Pale silvery pink color. Aromas and flavors of fresh peanut butter on apple slices with a silky, crisp, dry-yet-fruity medium body and a smooth, interesting, medium-long finish displaying impressions of strawberry and lime spritzed melon with fine, fruit tannins and no oak flavor. A bright, crystalline rose with an intriguing nutty dimension; will be fun to pair with.

Tasting Info

Wine Glass Style: Fruity, Crisp & Lively, Juicy & Smooth, Non-Oaky, Old World & Savory
Aroma Aroma: fresh peanut butter on apple slices
Taste Flavor: Same as aromas with impressions of strawberry and lime spritzed melon
Sweetness Sweetness: Dry-yet-Fruity
Enjoy Enjoy: Now-3 years Enjoy on its own
Recipes Pairing: Baked Ham, Turkey, Grilled Salmon
Bottom Line Bottom Line: A bright, crystalline rose with an intriguing nutty dimension; will be fun to pair with.

The Producer or Importer

Kysela Pere Et Fils, Ltd.

The Producer or  Importer
331 Victory Rd
Winchester, VA 22602
USA
1 540-722-9228

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Other Southern France Rose

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Serve in a Rosé Wine Glass
Vin de Pays Rosé are rosé wines that are designated as a Vin de Pays or country wine from one of about 50 different departments (territories) in France. One of the most popular of these is Vin de Pays d'Oc from the Languedoc-Roussilon area in southern France, while Vin de Pays Vignobles de France represents the entire winemaking territories of France.

There are several red varieties that can be used to make a Vin de Pays Rosé, which are produced with minimal skin contact, as with most rosés. These varieties include Grenache, Cinsault, Mourvèdre, Syrah, Cabernet Sauvignon and Merlot.

These rosés are light to medium-bodied and generally are dry or off-dry with moderate tannins and an earthy finish. Pair with simple bistro food such as salads or roast chicken.