Price:  £14.95 | Case Rate: £14.25
Ex Tax: £12.46

Jean Leon - 3055 Rose 2016

Information

  • Country: Spain
  • Wine Region: Penedes
  • Grape: Pinot Noir
  • Grape Percentage: 100% Pinot Noir
  • Alcohol Percentage: 12%
  • Unit Quantity (ml): 750
Food Matching

Food Matching

Pairs perfectly with traditional Spanish tapas, appetizers and cured meats as well as certain vegetable and pasta dishes, semi-cured cheeses, roasted and white meat.

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Wine tasting notes

A sensual feminine rosé with a distinctive pale pink color made from Pinot Noir, one of the most elegant and international French red varieties. The number 3055 refers to Jean Leon’s New York cab license and reveals the man behind the legend: the humble beginnings of an idealist who achieved his dream of opening the most famous restaurant in Hollywood and creating his own namesake wine.

Winery Information

Jean Leon

JEAN LEON – A larger than life character! Ángel Ceferino Carrión Madrazo [Jean Leon’s real name] was born in Santander in 1928 – one of nine children. In 1941 a devastating fire destroyed much of Santander and the family left for Barcelona in search of a better a life. In 1947 he crossed the Pyrenees on foot and did whatever work came his way. During this time he was conscripted into the Spanish military, but refused.. read more

Vinification Notes

Less than 2 hours in maceration. Taken directly to the press. Only the free-run must is used.