Turkey Flat Rosé 2012


Turkey Flat produce one of Australia's better rosés.  The 2012 vintage is a blend of grenache, shiraz, cabernet sauvignon and dolcetto.  I don't recall previously considering that particular grape combination, but it's not so surprising to see odd bedfellows with rosé.  The result is a good wine, with aromatics of nectarines and florals.  The palate is dry and has a viscous texture, with mostly nectarines and some sour lemon pith edges.  

Rating: Good, Abv: 13%, Vendors: www.wine-searcher.com, Website: www.turkeyflat.com.au, Tasted: 2014
Barossa Valley
April 16, 2014
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