Full Review

Domaine De La Mordorée

Domaine De La Mordorée
2020 La Dame Rousse, Côtes-Du-Rhone Rosé

Pair this wine with:
Fish Pork Turkey

Category: Other Rhone Rose

Date Tasted:
Country: France
Alcohol: 14.5%
86 Points
Silver Medal
Highly Recommended
$23

Domaine De La Mordorée
2020 La Dame Rousse, Côtes-Du-Rhone Rosé

Pair this wine with:
Fish Pork Turkey

Category: Other Rhone Rose

Date Tasted:
Country: France
Alcohol: 14.5%
Bright pink coral color. Aromas of raspberry sorbet, red peppercorns, and ripe watermelon with a satiny, crisp, dry light body and a warming, charming, medium-length sage finish with no oak flavor. A crisp and piquant Côtes-du-Rhone Rosé with great food affinity.

Tasting Info

Wine Glass Style: Fruity, Juicy & Smooth, Non-Oaky & Crisp & Lively
Aroma Aroma: raspberry sorbet, red peppercorns, and ripe watermelon
Taste Flavor: sage
Sweetness Sweetness: Dry
Enjoy Enjoy: Now on its own and with food
Recipes Pairing: Baked Ham, Turkey, Grilled Salmon
Bottom Line Bottom Line: A crisp and piquant cotes du Rhone rose with great food affinity.

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 Rhone 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.