2021 Domaines Ott Bandol Rose Chateau Romassan

Proprietary Blend - 750ML
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W&S 96 VN 92 WS 92 WA 91
W&S 96

Wine & Spirits, June 2022

Château Romassan sits at the foot of the hilltop village Le Castellet, a few miles north of the Bay of Bandol. The Otts rely on mourvèdre for the bulk of their rosé (this one includes 30 percent cinsault and 15 percent...
VN 92

Vinous, July 2022

Shimmering, onion skin color. Intense red berry, citrus fruit and floral aromas, along with building suggestions of succulent herbs and dusty minerals. Sappy and penetrating on the palate, offering concentrated...
WS 92

Wine Spectator, August 2022

Very juicy yet restrained in style, with a core of peach, jasmine, white cherry and rosemary backed by a long finish, which ripples with a wet stone note. Mourvèdre, Cinsault and Grenache. Drink now through 2023. 26,278...
WA 91

Robert Parker's Wine Advocate, August 2022

Mainly Mourvèdre, with smaller proportions of Grenache, Cinsault and Syrah, the 2021 Bandol Rose Chateau Romassan is coppery in hue. Offering up hints of crushed stone alongside peach, melon and lime, it's nicely balanced...


Color & Type Rosé
Varietal Proprietary Blend
Country France
Region Provence
Sub-region Bandol
Vintage 2021
Size 750ML
Percent alcohol 13%
Closure Cork

The 2021 Domaines Ott Bandol Rose Chateau Romassan is a truly exceptional wine that exemplifies the beauty and elegance of Provence. With its stunning rose color and delicate aromas, this wine is a true sensory experience.

On the nose, the Chateau Romassan reveals intense red berry, citrus fruit, and floral aromas, along with hints of succulent herbs and dusty minerals. These aromas are perfectly balanced and create a captivating bouquet that entices the senses.

Upon tasting, the wine displays a remarkable depth and complexity. The concentrated flavors of strawberry, orange pith, and honeysuckle slowly deepen and evolve on the palate. With aeration, the wine takes on a peachy nuance, adding another layer of richness to the experience. The wine is sappy and penetrating, with a long and focused finish that leaves a lasting impression.

The blend of Mourvèdre, Cinsault, and Grenache grapes adds complexity and depth to the wine. Mourvèdre, in particular, contributes to the wine's savory edge, which is beautifully complemented by the seaside breeze and local scrubland influences. This combination results in a wine that is both versatile and food-friendly, pairing well with a wide range of dishes, from bouillabaisse to a Niçoise salad.

With a 13.0% alcohol content, the Chateau Romassan is well-balanced and easy to drink. Its restrained style and elegant structure make it a perfect choice for any occasion, whether it's a casual gathering or a special celebration.

The 2021 Domaines Ott Bandol Rose Chateau Romassan has received high praise from critics. Wine Spectator awarded it a score of 92, describing it as "very juicy yet restrained in style" with a long finish. Wine & Spirits awarded it an impressive score of 96, highlighting its deeply savory nature and versatile character. Vinous also awarded it a score of 92, praising its intense aromas and concentrated flavors. Robert Parker's Wine Advocate gave it a score of 91, noting its balanced and zesty-briny finish.

Overall, the 2021 Domaines Ott Bandol Rose Chateau Romassan is a sophisticated and elegant wine that showcases the best of Provence. Its captivating aromas, complex flavors, and versatile character make it a true standout in the world of rosé wines. Whether enjoyed on its own or paired with food, this wine is sure to impress even the most discerning wine lover.