IXSIR Grande Reserve Rose
The vision behind IXSIR is to reveal the best terroirs of Lebanon, some long since forgotten. Cultivated with respect to sustainable agriculture, IXSIR ’s vineyards are spread across the mountains of Lebanon on clay-calcareous and limestone soil, from Batroun to Jezzine, benefiting from microclimates that are unique to Lebanon. IXSIR ’s vineyards culminate at an altitude of 1,800 meters, making them the highest in the Northern Hemisphere.
- Type: Rose Wine
- Country: Lebanon
- Region: Batroun
- Winery: Ixsir
- Grape Variety: Mourvedre, Cinsault, Syrah
- Vintage: 2019
- Size: 750ml
Tasting Notes: Rich in minerals and saturated with Mediterranean character, this wine unleashes exuberant aromas of mature fruits and spices. Its concentrated taste is enrobed in a fine texture that gives it an attractive liveliness, while its rich and mellow yet always-complex palate lasts until the final touch of fruit.
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Lebanese Ixsir Grande Réserve Rosé 2018 won the Best Rosé Wine in the World.