GC Provence Rose 2021, Le Grand Cros, France
Proper Provence Rosé - none of this insipid stuff. Bone dry with a good core of fruit - wild strawberries, a touch of peach plus some garrigue herbs. Close your eyes and imagine you are sipping this at sunset on the Côre d'Azure.
Owned by the Faulkner family since 1989 - son Julian is now in charge.
50kms north west of saint Tropez
45% grenache, 33% cinsault, 8.5 % syrah, 4.5% mourvedre, 4.5% cabernet, 4% rolle, 0.5% semillon.