Rosé - Sparkling

N.V. Barons de Rothschild (Lafite) Champagne Rosé

Pinot Noir

  • France
  • > Champagne
Drink between 2012 - 2018
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Community Tasting Notes 7

  • Jeffrey Silver wrote: (91 points)

    August 12, 2014 - - Pink color and aromas of apple, lemon and licorice anise. It's balanced and has flavours of strawberry, honey and violet with a medium/full body. Polished texture with a medium finish - I have had this Champagne many times and I truly enjoy it. It's always a winner with friends and has hardly disappointed. Matches well with grilled chicken or shrimp. My take is this is wonderful Rose Champagne and glad to have lots.

  • Wine-Strategies wrote:

    February 5, 2014 - This seems more the product of a classroom exercise or laboratory experiment than it does a vineyard. Granted, it's got nerve, and focused energy, but perhaps too focused and too nervy. Which is to say there's nothing classic, or traditional about this; it seems forced. Notwithstanding all of that, it's a bright, somewhat mineral driven, cava-esque aperitif wine. Absent the complexity that lees, toast, less sterile fruit, and depth might bring to the table, what we have here is an enjoyable $35 sparkler. 12,0% abv

  • Tairroirist wrote: (85 points)

    January 6, 2014 - minty, vanilla, forward acidity, pepper, rice glue, light bitter, heavily crafted

  • Walu Likes this wine: (90 points)

    December 2, 2013 - 雖然是Champagne Barons de Rothschild中最入門的酒款,也採取高比例的Chardonnay達到60%,也和Blanc de Blancs一樣使用40% 老酒(reserve wine),陳年時間為三年。這和其他名廠的入門級Brut相較,的確屬於高比例Chardonnay,這款香檳的香氣有類似Blanc de Blancs所具有的花香,另外帶有淡淡的酵母香氣,氣泡非常活躍,口感上以青蘋果為主,有著很好的酸度與力道,可以感受到Chardonnay的影響力,結構不錯,尾韻頗長,毫無苦味。

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  • cliffkol wrote: (85 points)

    November 30, 2013 - Sunset Corners Champagne Tasting (Miami, FL): This bottle might have been an aberration, but it was only OK and nothing exceptional. At a price over $100 I would expect more. Flavors were very light.

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  • By John Gilman
    May/Jun 2014, Issue #51, The Annual Champagne and Sparkling Wine Report: Augmented This Year By a Week on The Ground in Champagne, 5/1/2014

    (NV Barons de Rothschild Brut Rosé NV) Subscribe to see review text.

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  • By Josh Raynolds
    Dec-13, Issue #10167, 12/1/2013 (link)

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Wine Definition

  • Vintage N.V.
  • Type Rosé - Sparkling
  • Producer Barons de Rothschild (Lafite)
  • Varietal Pinot Noir
  • Designation Rosé
  • Vineyard n/a
  • Country France
  • Region Champagne
  • SubRegion n/a
  • Appellation Champagne
  • UPC Code 3760183180056

Community Holdings

  • Pending Delivery 0 (0%)
  • In Cellars 82 (81%)
  • Consumed 19 (19%)

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