Name of wine: Fleur Pinot Noir Rosé North Coast 2011 (100% Pinot Noir, North Coast AVA)
Price paid: $13
Where purchased: Mollie Stones, San Francisco, California
Color: Medium red and translucent.
Nose: Bright and pale watermelon.
Palate: Acidity. Slightly silky mouth feel. Not sweet or very fruity. Slightly salty on the tongue with a long finish.
Food: This Fleur rosé is very drinkable on its own. A suggested food pairing would be lighter fare such as grilled vegetables or a fresh salad. Lighter cheeses would go well too.
HOT!: We will be discussing Rosé wines of the world on VinoChat on August 9, 2012 at 6pm Pacific Time
What is your favorite Rosé wine this summer?