Hugl Zweigelt Rose

2018 Hugl Zweigelt Rose - 89 PTS - SILVER MEDAL - TASTINGS

tastings 2019 silver"Pink coral color. Aromas of ripe watermelon, cherry yogurt, and lily with a silky, vibrant, dryish light body and a smooth, cheery pomegranate, lime spritz, chalk, and tarragon finish with no oak flavor. A clean, easy-drinking rose that exudes summer."

- Tastings, 2019 World Wine Championships, 89 pts, SILVER MEDAL , "Higly Recommended", BEST BUY

2018 Hugl Zweigelt Rose - The 25 Best Rosé Wines of 2019 - Vinepair

vinepair logo web"Austria’s Zweigelt grape provides tannic structure in this very refreshing, slightly sweeter rosé that also offers fantastic value. “It tastes like liquid strawberries,” one panelist said approvingly. Average price: $12."

- Vinepair, The 25 Best Rosé Wines of 2019 (May 2019), Ranked #13

2018 Hugl Zweigelt Rose - ** EXCELLENT - WP

wplogo"Here’s a delightful rosé from Austria, more on the strawberry side of pink than the melon side. It isn’t particularly tart or racy, nor sweet and cloying. Comfortable on the palate, pretty much describes it. ABV: 12 percent. - Dave McIntyre"

- Washington Post (April 2019)

2017 Hugl Zweigelt Rose - 89 PTS - IWR

iwinereview"Medium reddish pink. Hints of cranberry and cherry on the nose. Spritzy on the attack but full in the mouth with fruity red berry and watermelon flavors that are held in check by round tannins. Excellent, low alcohol (12%) rosé!"

- (The World of Rose Report, June 2018), 89 pts

2017 Hugl Zweigelt Rose - ** - WP

wplogo"This tasty rosé was one of my Best Great Values of 2017. The new vintage is delicious, too, with flavors of melon and strawberry and a hint of sage or mint that speaks of warm weather refreshment. - Dave McIntyre"

- Washington Post ("Year's Best rosés", April 27th 2018), **

2016 Hugl Zweigelt Rosé - 88 PTS - VINOUS

vinous logo"Light brilliant orange. Strawberry, orange zest and a hint of white pepper on the fragrant nose and in the mouth. Taut and dry in style, carrying no excess fat. A touch of quinine adds a bitter edge to the firm, focused finish."

- Vinous (2017 Rosé Roundup: Drink Now, Drink Later - June 2017), 88 pts

2016 Hugl Zweigelt Rosé - 89 PTS and BEST BUY - WE

wine enthusiast 89 pts"This offers a gently perfumed, floral nose with soft, appetizing hints of strawberry, lemon and peardrop. The palate has easy berry fruit and a refreshing tartness that is reminiscent of rosehip tisane. It's light bodied, crisp and dry."
- Wine Enthusiast Magazine (September 2017), 89 pts + BEST BUY