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Aveleda Casal Garcia Rosé Wine Review

Aveleda Casal Garcia Rosé

Aveleda Casal Garcia Rosé

Vinho Verde D.O.C., Portugal

Community Score:87/100

Community Reviews: 6

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Price: $13.00

Drink: 2016-2018

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 9.5%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Rosés


Winery: Aveleda

Agent: Philippe Dandurand Wines Ltd.

Natalie's Score: 87/100

A vibrant northern Portuguese Rosé produced from grapes that are indigenous to the Vinho Verde region. Notes of sour cherry and cranberry with racy acidity. Pair with planked salmon.

This Aveleda Casal Garcia Rosé was reviewed on April 27, 2017 by Natalie MacLean

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Pricing & Stock Information

  • BCLDB
  • 23762
  • $9.03 
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Reviews and Ratings

Lynn van der Linde - Certified Sommelier rated this wine as 88/100 with the following review:

Patio time!
Summer fresh aromas of raspberries and cranberries and carry through to a crisp mouth feel, and a light fizz with a low alcohol point making this a refreshing back patio wine.
Tasted April 2017.
Cherie Cole rated this wine as 88/100 with the following review:

Tastes like Summer is just around the corner. Fresh strawberry and cranberry with a tangy mouthfeel. Pair with smoked salmon.
Pamela Chiles rated this wine as 88/100 with the following review:

Made with red grape varieties indigenous to the region. Subtle strawberry aroma, red currant, bramble, savoury and a bit earthy with refreshing acidity on the palate. Not too sweet, the declared residual sugar is 12 g/l.
Lori Kilmartin - WSET3 Sommelier rated this wine as 88/100 with the following review:

A blend of Vinhão, Azal Tinto and Borraçal; this Rosé reminds me a bit of a young Beaujolais. Red berry aromas and a touch of bubblegum. Off dry (12 g/l sugar) with sweet cherry flavours. Light body with some effervescence. An easy drinking, low alcohol wine. Serve chilled with a watermelon and feta salad. Tasted April 25, 2017.
Jon Steeves - Sommelier rated this wine as 87/100 with the following review:

Crisp and ready to enjoy. This is a value priced rosé Vinho Verde, which is easy to drink. Tart and crisp Strawberry and nectarine on the nose and palate. Inviting for patio season and a great pairing with summer salads. Tasted this NV in April 2017. 87 points.

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