89pointsAmastuola 2018 Ondarosa Organic Rosato (Puglia)

#27 Top 100 Best Buy 2019
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Made from organically grown Aglianico, this rosato offers ripe watermelon and strawberry on the nose alongside crushed stone and a balsamic edge. Tangy red fruit melds with lush melon on the palate, with dried herbs and more stone extending on the finish. For those looking for a structured yet fruity offering, this is an excellent choice. Alexander Peartree

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  • Alcohol
    11.5%
  • Bottle Size
    750 ml
  • Category
    Rose
  • Importer
    Multiple U.S. importers
  • Date Published
    11/1/2019
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