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Saturday, June 27, 2015

Domaine Lafond Tavel Rose
Domaine Lafond Roc-Epine is one Rhone Valley's finest producers making beautiful wine in Lirac, Cotes-du-Rhone, Chateauneuf-du-Pape and Tavel. The Tavel A.O.C., also referred to as “Le Roi des Rosés,” or “ The King of Rosés,” because it is the only appellation in the region producing only Rosés. Rosés from Tavel are noted for their tremendous value, producing quality roses that rival other regions on price. Tavel Rosés are made from Grenache, Cinsault, Mourvedre, Carignan and Syrah, and may vary in color from light salmon pink to deep pink.

Domaine Lafond Vineyard
The scenic area of Tavel itself is nestled in the southern Rhone valley is not only known for it's picturesque countryside and fascinating history but it's stunning value Rosés which are unique and a true expression of terroir. The region of Tavel was settled as far back as the 5th century B.C., and the family run estate in Tavel has been around since the late 18th century. The current vineyards are certified 100% Biodynamic.

Domain Lafond Roc-Epine Tavel Rosé 2014 wine is medium bodied displaying a deep pink hue. An inviting bouquet of complex aromas: rich in flavors of dark red fruits, rhubarb, spice, herb, hint of white peach and a nice lingering finish. It's a Rose that can be enjoyed year round and it's a heartier style making it an ideal accompaniment  for food especially BBQ, grilled meats and pizza. Try this wine at your next afternoon outing. After all 'A Rose by any other name is not the same.'
~Debra, Half Bottle buyer

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