Monte Xanic Rosé
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Monte Xanic Rosé - 2021

Item # 42282 750mL
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Tasting Notes

Made from 100% Grenache from grapes grown in the Guadeloupe Valley. A pale pink color with crisp acidity and juicy fruit flavors.


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Staff Pick Notes

The award for my favorite rosé of the year so far goes to this great bottle from Monte Xanic. Seventy-five miles south of Tijuana, in Baja California, the winery has emerged as one of Mexican wine country's leaders, an intrinsic part of a blossoming region that deserves your attention. This wine is very clean, with a beautiful light cherry red hue. Beautiful red fruits on the nose, especially gooseberries, strawberries, and even a hint of tangerine. Seductive floral aromas, such as rosés and violets entice, making you wish you had picked up more than one bottle. Made from 100% Grenache, candied red fruits mix with hints of licorice, herbs, and grapefruit, making for a dry, yet flavorful and wonderfully refreshing rosé that paired perfectly with tacos al pastor.

- MM

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Grenache

The Grenache grape (a.k.a. Grenache Noir) produces relatively pale, fruity red wines that often stop just short of sweetness. Grenache is familiar to most wine drinkers as an ingredient in the blends of the Rhône and Languedoc-Roussillon, where it can add charm to varieties that are a little rougher around the edges. The distinguished Châteauneuf-du-Pape and Gigondas appellations are both...

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