International Wine Cellar Reviews Rosés

Posted Wed, July 25, 2012 in All Posts

By Josh Raynolds
2011 Ponzi Vineyards Pinot Noir Rosé Willamette Valley
88 points

($15) Light, bright orange. Discreet aromas of strawberry, orange zest and white flowers, with slow-building spiciness. Dry and focused on the palate, with lively red fruit flavors and a slightly bitter citrus element. Finishes with good clarity and cut, leaving a floral note behind.


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