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Cuvee Mythique Shiraz/Grenache Rose  622100 . March 1, 2012 Full Review
Featherstone Winery & Vineyard Featherstone Vineyard Gewurztraminer 2010, Niagara Escarpment, Ontario, Canada: Exquisite white floral aromas open up into richer layers of lychee, rosewater and white peach. Zesty acidity makes this aromatic white perfect for light and medium curries, Asian dishes. This wine spent 12 weeks on the lees. Drink: 2011-2015. 874345000168 13.50% D 750 mL  $19.95 Score: 91/100. January 3, 2012 Full Review
Peninsula Ridge Beal Vineyards Cabernet Rosé 2011, V.Q.A., Beamsville Bench, Niagara Peninsula, Ontario, Canada: Dry and refreshing with incredible mouth-watering action for the acidity. Lovely aromas of field strawberries. Great price. Drink: 2011-2013. 177840 11.50% XD 750 mL  $11.95 Score: 87/100. June 23, 2012 Full Review
Remy Pannier Rosè 2010, Loire, France  11% . March 1, 2012 Full Review
Famille Perrin Tavel Rosé 2011, A.C., Rhône, France: Rose is a carefree wine but this one is complex is the most delightful way! Layers of rose petal, strawberry and sunshine. Love it! Drink: 2012-2014. 680801 13.50% XD 750 mL  $19.95 Score: 92/100. June 9, 2012 Top Rated Rosé. Full Review
La Vieille Ferme Rosé 2011, Ventoux, Rhone Valley, France: Incredibly great price for a wine of this quality and taste! Bone-dry and refreshing with lovely aromas of field raspberries. Yum! Drink: 2011-2013. 622134 13.50% XD 750 mL  $10.95 Score: 88/100. June 22, 2012 Full Review
Villa Maria Estates Private Bin Rose 2010, East Coast, New Zealand: Fragrant strawberries and raspberries with some field flowers. Zippy, mouth-watering juiciness with terrific refreshment. Drink: 2010-2012. 234377 13% XD 750 mL  $15.95 Score: 88/100. July 6, 2011 Full Review
Codorníu Brut Cava Pinot Noir Rosé, Spain, Traditional Method, Spain: Robust with black cherry notes. Nice price. Bone-dry. Drink: 2012-2014. 665372 12% D 750 mL  $17.95 Score: 87/100. June 9, 2012 Best Value Sparkling Wine. Full Review

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