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Tawse Sketches of Niagara Rosé 2017 Wine Review

Tawse Sketches of Niagara Rosé 2017

Tawse Sketches of Niagara Rosé 2017

Niagara Peninsula, Ontario V.Q.A., Canada

Community Score:89/100

Community Reviews: 3

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Price: $17.95

Drink: 2020-2021

Bottle size: 750 ml

Alcohol: 12%

Sweetness: Dry

Wine Type: Rosés

Winery: Tawse

Agent: Tawse Winery Inc.

Natalie's Score: 88/100

A lively and medium-bodied Pinot Noir, Cabernet Franc and Gamay rosé wine blend from the Niagara Peninsula wine region showing ripe strawberries, pink grapefruit, watermelon flavours with a lingering soft orange zest finish. Enjoy with grilled salmon.

Rosé food pairings: roast turkey with wild rice and apple stuffing, turkey pot pie, turkey shepherd's pie, turkey hash with sautéed red onion and Yukon potatoes.

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This Tawse Sketches of Niagara Rosé 2017 was reviewed on April 2, 2021 by Natalie MacLean

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Jennifer Havers - WSET Level 3 rated this wine as 89/100 with the following review:

A lovely rose blend that is perfect for spring and summer BBQ's. Aromas of strawberry, cherry, and a hint of orange. Dry, but nudging towards off-dry, and medium bodied on the palate with medium, balanced acidity. Fruit is fresh and ripe, with some citrusy grapefruit notes and a clean finish. Excellent price point. Enjoy with BBQ ribs or grilled planked salmon.
Tawse Sketches Of Niagara is a classic rosé from the Niagara Peninsula wine region. Vibrant with ripe strawberries and soft citrus aromas on the nose, this is a juicy, medium-bodied Pinot Noir, Cabernet Franc and Gamay rosé wine blend and great value under $20. Look for ripe red berry, pink grapefruit and clementine flavours on the palate. - Community Wine Reviews

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