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Miraval Rosé 2013 Wine Review

Miraval Rosé 2013

Miraval Rosé 2013

Côtes De Provence A.P., France

Community Score: 4.6/5

Community Reviews: 1

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Price: $22.95

Drink: 2013-2015

Bottle size: 750 ml



 

Alcohol: 13%

Sweetness: Extra Dry

Wine Type: Rosés


Winery: Miraval

Agent: Charton Hobbs Inc

Product: 342584

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Natalie's Score: 91/100

Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie launched their first wine with the 2012 vintage, a lovely, pink petal, bone-dry rose from Provence. The couple owns the winery and estate Château Miraval, even though you'll find no reference to them on the label. This wine doesn't need to ride on the back of their celebrity: it stands alone as a terrific, refreshing rose with aromas of small field strawberries, orange zest and light spices. Should I add though that there's a hint of drama on the nose, with a surprise twist finish? Sure to be a box office hit at your liquor store.

Rosé food pairings: planked salmon, pate, roast chicken.

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You don't think of Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie as winemakers, and they're not, but they do own the winery that produces this lovely French rose. Bottled Hollywood style in a lovely, shapely vessel. Lovely ballet slipper pink hue. Finishes floral and elegant. – Community Wine Reviews
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