Château Bellevue La Forêt Rosé 2013, Ac Fronton

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Rose Rose
Southwest, France

$14.95 (219840)

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May 24, 2014

Critic Reviews (6)

David Lawrason
David Lawrason

This is always a pleasure - a fine, complex and fun dry rose from a combination of gamay, cab sauvignon and cab...

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Craig Pinhey
Craig Pinhey

Pleasant citrus nose, with an herbal note, owing to the Cabernet Franc, probably. Perhaps a touch off-dry, but...

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Treve Ring
Treve Ring

Wild strawberry, stone and bright berry fruit in this juicy, just off-dry rose. Fine spice, florals and a whiff of...

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Sara d'Amato
Sara d'Amato

A dry, tart and rather lackluster rose short on fruit and aromatics. Stale and simple. Tasted April 2014.

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John Szabo, MS
John Szabo, MS

Clean, sharp, simple and juicy, dry and tart. Short finish. Drink chilled. Tasted May 2014. Value Rating: *1/2

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Nadia  Fournier
Nadia Fournier

Once a very good buy on rosé, this wine Fronton seems a little more rudimentary in recent years. Dry, with crisp...

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Community Reviews (1)

Michael Stickings
Michael Stickings

Admirably restrained rose with citrusy tartness, including some grapefruit zing, and earthy undertones; opened up quite a bit after a few days, with strawberry and ripe-fruit notes; pleasant contrast to syrupy, candy-like fruit-forward roses.

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