" Ce vin d'Irouléguy était fascinant. Rafraîchissant ... goût de sang et fer mêlés, notes minérales ".
Splendor in Solitude
The Wines of Irouléguy, in French Basque Country
Some palate cleanser ! Unlike the Bordeaux, this wine was fascinating. It was refreshing, sure, but it tasted almost like blood and iron, with rocks thrown in for good measure. Amid the parade of banality, this rosé stood out as a formidable wine of great character."