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2014 Carol Shelton Rose "Wild Thing Rendezvous Rose"

Winery: Carol Shelton

Vintage: 2014

Wine Name/Vineyard: "Wild Thing Rendezvous Rose"

Wine Category: Rose

Grape blend: 82% Carignan, 10% Viognier, 2% Zinfandel, 2% Cabernet Sauvignon, 2% Pinot Noir & 2% Petite Sirah

Region: Mendocino

State or country: CA

Price: $15

Cases produced: 2,100

KWG Score: 88 (based on 1 review)

Average Virtual Score: 95 (based on 1 review)

Ken's Wine Rating: Very Good (88)

Review date: July 14, 2015

Wine Review: This strawberry colored Carignan based Rose from Carol Shelton is very nice and a great deal. It opens with a mild strawberry scented bouquet. On the palate, this wine is medium bodied, nicely balanced and very easy to drink. The flavor profile is a gentle strawberry and mineral blend with a faint hint of watermelon in the background. The finish is dry and nicely refreshing. This Rose is a perfect wine for the beach. It is very quaffable, nicely priced and goes down easy. Serve it slightly chilled and share it with friends. Enjoy - Ken

Winemaker Notes: Light cranberry color, juicy strawberry-watermelon fruit aromas, nice mineral, hint of pink grapefruit. Refreshingly crisp and dry. Great with almost any food, from sushi to salmon to BBQ!

Organic status: not organic

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