Château d'Esclans 'Whispering Angel', Côtes de Provence AOC, 2020, Provence, France


New 2020 vintage.

Iconic and classy Rosé from Provence. Palm salmon pink in colour, with a textured and soft palate. Effortlessly dry and balanced. Noticeably cleansing grapefruit fresh flavours with great acidity and a long and satisfying finish.

Château d’Esclans lies in the center of the Department of the Var, where the majority of Provence AOC rosé is produced. The primary grape grown on the property is Grenache followed by Vermentino. Other grapes include Cinsault, Merlot, Mourvèdre, Syrah, and Tibouren. The property is known for top end Grenache production from old vines.

James Suckling - 91 Points

Producer: Château d'Esclans

Country: France

Region: Provence

Grapes: Grenache, Cinsault, Vermentino

Alcohol: 13.0%

Vintage: 2020

Status: None