2019 Bodega Garzon Reserve Pinot Noir Rose Uruguay

$17.95
JS92

South American goodness. We love this rose, so full or aromatics and freshness it’s almost not fair. Very pale in color, this stunner is elegant, restrained and refined. Bright cherry and strawberry notes with lively acidity and complex minerality.

Blessed with pristine views of the Atlantic, an unspoiled ecosystem, and dusty, charismatic back streets, the Punta del Este zone of Uruguay is very quickly becoming a new Côte d’Azur for discerning travelers of means. Nearby, wine entrepreneur Alejandro Bulgheroni established Bodega Garzón, a sustainable, earth-friendly wine estate, restaurant, and private club. Wind and solar power provide 40% of the property’s energy needs, and world-renowned chef Francis Mallman is the Ambassador and Culinary Director for the estate. Quite simply, no expense has been spared to make this winery a showpiece of the southern hemisphere. Blessed with fast-draining granite sands called “balasto,” these rolling hills are heaven for wine grapes, especially Tannat. We were also thrilled to discover some delightful reds like Petit Verdot and Marselan, as well as award-winning Albariño that is some of the best made outside of Spain. We invite you to experience just how sumptuous and luxurious Uruguayan wine can be!

Varietal:
Rose
Vintage:
2019
SKU #:
1041549
Size:
750 ml Bottle
JS92

James Suckling

A very beautiful rosé with sliced-strawberry and light apple character. Medium body. Creamy and refined on the palate. Flavorful and dry on the finish. Yet, there’s serious tension and focus to the wine.