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Domaine de la Mordorée
Winery Wines

Rosé wine 2016 Tavel AOC La Dame Rousse, Rhône, France

Type: Rosé wine
Quantity: 0.75 L
Alcohol content : 14.5%
Organic labeling: Organic wine
Bottle closue: Natural cork
Registration number : #337990

Wine Review Report :

Last reviewed: 9 May, 2017

Area classified as Cru (top appellation) exclusively for rosé wines in the southern section of the Rhône. It has a long tradition, as the French kings Philip the Fair (1268-1314) and Louis XIV (1638-1715), the Popes of Avignon, as well as the writers Honoré de Balzac (1799-1850) and Frédéric Mistral (1830-1914) were already lovers of this "king of rose wines". The vineyards cover almost 1,000 hectares of vineyards on the right bank of the Rhône in the commune of Tavel, as well as in some plots in the commune of Roquemaure in the Gard. The red varieties Calitor, Carignan Noir(Mazuelo), Grenache NoirGarnacha...

See under Garnacha.

The red grape variety comes from France. There are more than 80 synonyms that testify to its great age and worldwide distribution. The most important from a historical point of view, or still used today are Hermitage, Shiraz(Australia), Candive, Marsanne Noir, Petite Sirrah, Petite Syrah, Scyras, Sérène, Serine, Sira, Sirac, Sirah, Syra, Syrac(France); Balsamina, Neiretta Cunese, Neiretta del Monregalese, Neiretta del Rosso, Neiretta di Pinerolo, Neiretta di Saluzzo (Italy); Shiraz(South Africa); Zizak(Montenegro). Although it appears to have synonyms or morphological similarities,...

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