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Costières de Nîmes: Château Roubaud Rosé 2018

The Molinier's dry Costières de Nîmes rosé wine is blended from equal parts of Grenache Noir and Syrah. It has quite a full-bodied palate so it stands up well to a garlic-rich aioli or spicy merguez sausages - ideal for picnics and barbecues.
Bottle
£12.75
Bottle (Case)
£153.00
Tasting Notes
A deep coloured rosé Costières de Nîmes wine with ample red berry fruit aromas that give way to a rounded, redcurrant palate prior to a long, dry finish.
About this wine
Style Rose Wine, Sec, Medium-bodied, Non Sparkling
Wine Region Languedoc, Costières de Nîmes
Grape Variety (Cépage) Grenache Noir, Syrah
Vintage 2018
Cellarage Best drunk young within 2-3 years of vintage.
Vinification The grapes are picked at optimum ripeness and made by the saignant method a process whereby the wine is made by running off a certain amount of free-run juice from just-crushed dark-skinned grapes after a short, pre-fermentation maceration. The resulting wine has a dark pink appearance.
Alcohol By Volume (%) 13
Producer

Château Roubaud (Guillaume Molinier)

Château Roubaud has been in the Molinier family for five generations and, today, covers 84 hectares producing just under half a million bottles a year. The wines are among the most highly rated of the region and are frequent medal winners at wine competitions in Paris. The Molinier wines are reassuringly old school and unresconstructed, offering excellent value.

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