Slacker Wines 2017 'Pink' Rose of Grenache, Paso Robles
Item Number: 11728
Sub Region: San Luis Obispo
Appellation/AVA: Paso Robles
Estate Grown Wine: Yes
Grape(s): 100% Grenahce
Type: Wine - Rose
Bottle Size: 750 ml
Alc by Vol(%): 15
Viticulture: Practicing Organic
Slacker Pink is made by the saignee method (bled juice) from various Grenache blocks on the Linne Calodo Estate. The Grenache spends 1-3 hours on the skins depending on the block.
Featured on Don Singleton's Blog (6/10/2019):
"My first thought about the wine was its similarity to Rosé wines made in Spain where their grape, Garnacha (same as Grenache) is used. The wine exhibited fuller body and wine with fruit that was slightly contained, or maybe a better way to say it, restrained, not producing that fresh lively quality (mostly cherry and strawberry) of fruitiness, but a drier finish, making this a better wine for food rather than the Summer Sippers. This is a lovely wine to pair with lighter fare..."