WINE SPECTATOR Château d'Esclans Scores by Kim Marcus

Château d’Esclans – Côtes de Provence 2008 – 89 points
“Crisp, and well focused, with raspberry, red plum and cherry flavors. Mineral and spice fill the rich finish. Drink now. 3000 cases made. Rosé.”- K.M

Les Clans – Côtes de Provence 2008 – 91 points
“Rich and full-flavored, with a seductive creaminess and concentrated berry, dark plum, raspberry and spice. This is a rosé taken to another level of flavor intensity, capped off by a long buttery and mineral finish. Drink now through 2011. 750 cases made. Rosé.”-K.M

Garrus – Côtes de Provence 2008 – 90 points
“Very creamy and rich, with concentrated flavors of berry, cherry, pepper and spice. Broad and lush on the minerally finish. A finely crafted rosé that would be a fine match for poultry or pork. Drink now through 2010. 250 cases made. Rosé.”-K.M