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Pays Basque AOC Irouléguy - Argi d'Ansa 2011

£13.49

The vineyard of  Irouléguy, located in the heart of the French part of the Basque Land, represents 220 ha cultivated by 50 vine growers. It is planted on the South hillsides of the mountains at an altitude between 200 and 450m. Shielded from the northern wind by the mountain range. The vineyards find here a micro climate characterized by nice autumns, with southern winds which favoured the maturity of the grapes.

Irouleguy rosé wine

Varietals: Tannat & Cabernet Franc
Producer: The wine- makers of the Basque country
Alcohol content: 12,5 °

Tasting note
The eye color pink garnet a nice intensity, a lot of shine. Nose: The nose is powerful, with hints of red fruits such as strawberry or blackcurrant. Beautiful complex floral with hints of violet and lime. The Taste: The palate is fleshy wine with good acid balance. The finish is fruity.
A rosé with character, generous, perfect combined with grilled meat and fish as well as with deli meat.