Sweet tobacco, sage, underbrush and dried cherries all come to life as the 2011 Grand Vin Rose wraps around the palate. There is lovely depth and precision to this vivid, striking Rose. The 2011 is at once taut yet also quite generous texturally, especially within the context of the year.
90-92 points - Robert Parker
||Yountville (Napa Valley), CA
||18 months in 100% French oak
||67% Merlot, 33% Cabernet Sauvignon