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Brangelina in a bottle: Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie's wine snapped up

Nine little letters on the back of the bottle set this rose wine apart from other fruits of the Provence grape harvest: Jolie-Pitt.

The Miraval Rose 2012 was produced at the southern French estate of Chateau Miraval -- property of Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie.

The names of Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie are visible on a bottle of Miraval, Cote de Provence rose wine displayed in Paris on March 7, 2013. AP

It's the first Miraval vintage stamped by the Hollywood couple, in a joint venture with established vintner Marc Perrin. The back label reads "bottled by Jolie-Pitt and Perrin."

The Perrin family spokesman says the first 6,000 bottles put on sale online Thursday were bought within five hours. The wine sold for 105 euros ($139) for a six-bottle case.

Wine critic Thierry Desseauve told Reuters the wine has "energy, dynamism, with persistence and freshness" due to its "expressive fruit."

"I gave it a 91 point out of a one hundred scale so it's a top rating for a rose wine," he added.

There was no immediate comment from publicists for Pitt and Jolie.

The wine, in a bottom-heavy, champagne-like bottle, goes on sale to restaurants and wholesalers later this month.

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