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2020 La Suffrene Bandol Rose

Bandol, France

Luxurious Bandol Rose, deep and thought-provoking as well ridiculously good to drink.

$48.00

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Categories: World of Wine
About

About The Wine

This is a bold, powerful Bandol - it doesn't sacrifice early deliciousness on its quest to greatness.

Mourvedre, Cinsault, Grenache and Carigan are the four grape musketeers - it's slightly deeper in colour than most Provence Rose and hints at the delicate power to come.

Stonefruits, wild herbs, some peach bellini refreshment on the palate. A structured yet succulent wine that adds to the legend of Bandol as home to the world's greatest Rose.

About La Suffrene

Domaine La Suffrene is a family estate that spans a 50-hectare domaine across the sand, limestone, chalk and clay of the Bandol region.

Cedric Gravier changed the course of this family's history when he and his Grandfather began making their own wine from the fruit they used to sell to the local co-op.

Cedric now makes some of the region's benchmark wines using a mix of traditional and modern winemaking techniques. His Rosé has been the Top Rated at the Decanter World Wine Awards for the last two years. 

Domaine La Suffrene
Domaine La Suffrene
Bandol, France
Additional Info

From The Producer

=Our soils are based on a limestone geological base, on which we can find different types of calci-magnesians soils, like silty soils (eg: « Les safres du brûlat »), some very clayey soils (« Côtes » area) and superficial, clayey and very stony soils (eg: Les Lauves).

Manual harvest, sorting on the vine and cellar.

Fine aromas of red fruits with some notes of spice. A complex and balanced palate, spices mixed with citrus fruits.

Blend : Mouvedre (40%), Cinsault (30%), Grenache (20%), Carignan (10%)
ABV : 14%
Closure : Cork
Drink Until : 2025
Bottle Size : 750ml

Cedric in the cellar
Cedric in the cellar
Bandol, France
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