Ch. pibarnon Bandol rose 2022


The Château de Pibarnon Bandol Rosé 2022 from Provence, France, is a vibrant and distinguished rosé wine. This wine, with an alcohol content of 13.5%, showcases a blend of 65% Mourvèdre and 35% Cinsault. Matured for six months in barrels, it offers an engaging sensory experience with a full-bodied profile and silky texture. The wine's aroma is characterized by vibrant, focused scents of fresh red berries, blood orange, and flowers, creating an inviting bouquet. These scents are complemented by flavors of energetic strawberry and orange zest, making for a dynamic and refreshing taste experience. Further enhancing its complexity are the aromas of pomegranate, citrus, spring flowers, iodine, jasmine, and crushed stones. The Château de Pibarnon Bandol Rosé captures the licorice and berry intensity of the Mourvèdre grape, softened by the silky touch of Cinsault, resulting in a harmonious and full-bodied blush wine. Wine Spectator describes it as a beautifully harmonious rosé, with flavors of melon, red berry, and plum, accented with fleur de sel, singed herbs, and dried flowers. It also features a blood orange acidity that contributes to its impressive length and concentration towards the finish. Additionally, this rosé stands out for its powerful, mineral-accented aromas of white peach, raspberry, and melon, along with notes of citrus pith and floral nuances. The palate is treated to a blend of red berry, blood orange, nectarine, and lavender flavors, which meld depth and energy effectively. This combination of attributes makes the Château de Pibarnon Bandol Rosé 2022 a benchmark rosé of France.