FROG’S LEAP Pink Wine 2018
“La Grenouille Rougante”
Mendocino 2018

FROG’S LEAP Pink Wine 2018

“La Grenouille Rougante”
Mendocino 2018
Frogs Leap Pink
Retail Price: $20
DDWA Score: 88.5
Value Rating: 4.4
Great Value
Wine Factor: 1
Date Posted: September 20, 2021

Made from 70+ year old vine Carignane and 12% Valdiguie, Frog’s Leap “La Grenouille Rougante” (The Flying Frog) is an intentional rosé, i.e. made like a white wine: grapes pressed off with juice barely affected by the red skins.

The result is a style of rosé that Frog’s Leap makes as well as anyone in California. Get mandarin orange, subtle plum and strawberry fruits, citrus blossoms, white pepper and orange zest. Very dry and very healthy acidity…this is a white wine drinker’s preferred style of Rosé for sure. Think Provence/Southern France style.

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