Reserve De Gassac Rosé 2018, Mas De Daumas Gassac
£10.95 per bottle
GRAPE/BLEND: 40% Grenache, 40% Carignan, 20% Syrah
SUITABLE FOR VEGETARIANS/VEGANS: No
ALLERGENS (EGGS AND/OR MILK): Neither used
TASTING NOTE: Full and round with aromas of crushed red fruit. Pleasant, intense palate with hints of strawberry.
FOOD RECOMMENDATION: Perfect with grills, barbeques, salad and fruit desserts.
SHORT HISTORY: This is a negoce wine from the prestigious Guibert Family who began planting here in 1971.
CLIMATE: Mediterranean - The Herault Valley north of Montpellier under the Larzac plateau. A relatively temperate microclimate as cool air comes off the mountains from the north and mild breezes off the Med from the south.
TERROIR: Sand and gravel soil on the banks side of the Hérault river - 120m altitude - North facing slopes.
VITICULTURE: Guyot - manual pruning & harvesting
YIELDS: 50 hl/HaVINIFICATION:
• Manual harvest
• 100% destemmed
• Vinified in stainless steel at cold temperature, bled after 10-12 hours maceration of all grape varieties
• Fined with isinglass