2011 Whisson Lake Le Gris de Noir

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Variety Rose
WINERY Whisson Lake
RRP 45

This is savoury and spicy in a nougat kind of way: there's an almost chardonnay-like character here, lovely, savoury, nutty barrel-ferment characters. The palate is dense, weighty and rich, with lovely drive and a deep, savoury, gently grippy finish. Superb.