Studio by Miraval, Provence Rosé

€21.99

This is a real beauty of a Rosé; elegant, fresh, light, perfumed, mouthwatering and balanced. Slightly lighter in colour and a little fresher than its elder sibling, this is a gorgeous wine that is indeed suitable for all seasons and with a huge variety of cuisine. Or none...

One of the many tricky things about categorising Rosé wines is that there are so many myriad ways of making them without one, defined method being able to lay claim to being the authentic Rosé style.

Certainly some regions have produced blush, pink coloured wines for many centuries and others may be newer to the practice, but as to what sets the benchmark... possibly Provence? Tavel? Anjou? It's unfair to state. However, this ambivalence also gives rise to the greatest potential in Rosé wines' armoury - there is so much up for grabs and no one can really tell you what is right or wrong! Yes, there are appellation laws to consider, but the only other guide is the market.

Trends and fashions in Rosé wine drinking is now quite a big business. Over the past five years at least it is style of Provence that has called the shots in what is most likely to sell and this particular offering is to be found right at the cutting edge of that fashion-making curve.

Famously owned by Brangelina, the estate was making excellent wine before they made the purchase, but the credibility that they gave the winery and to the Rosé industry as a whole, meant that the die was cast. Rosé was not only acceptable for drinking, it was now desirable and allowed you to get closer to the stars. Kind of. Well, they don't own it now, and regardless of the fashionable nature of the property and the many copy-cat wines its success spawned, it does make really delicious wines.

Region: Provence

Country: France

Grape(s): Syrah, Rolle, Grenache, Cinsault

Style: Medium, Fresh, Elegant, Complex, Bright

Best food matches: Spicy, Seafood, Salads

Alcohol: 13%

Why buy from us?

When you buy wine from The Allotment Wine Co. you're helping a small Irish company that in turn supports small, sustainable wine producers who grow the grapes and make amazing wines. We only work with partners who share a deep respect and connection with the land and its traditions, witnessed in a firm commitment to quality and sustainability. All of which makes for better wines.

Delivery & Returns

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We charge €7.50 per delivery for quantities less than that.

Our hours for processing orders are between 9am - 6pm Monday to Friday.

We pack your online wine order along the following timelines:

Wine orders for delivery in Dublin, received before 12pm on weekdays are prepared so that delivery should be expected the next working day.

Wine orders for nationwide delivery, received by 12pm on weekdays are prepared so that delivery should be expected two working days later.

Customer reviews

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Patrick H.
Hi, I'm Chris Gifford.

And you're very welcome to The Allotment Wine Co.

When you wine from me, you're supporting a small Irish business which in turn supports small, sustainable wine producers, as well as other small, dedicated Irish wine importers.

When selecting wines, I look for partners who share a deep respect and connection with the land and its traditions, witnessed in a firm commitment to quality and sustainability. All of which makes for better wines.