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The néw rosé?!

August 21, 2016

What IS that?! Recently, I have been seeing something a bit strange.  When walking around the squares in villages throughout France, I keep seeing the same thing.  I couldn’t figure out what people were drinking!  Almost everyone had a glass of something pink, but beer-like in front of them.  A cocktail?  A strange new beer?  …

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A new way to taste Rosé

August 8, 2016

Rosé chocolate bar takes summer wine obsession to new heights Nothing screams summertime quite like a perfectly pink glass of rose wine. Oenophiles and wine novices can’t enough of the stuff– now candymakers are getting in on the craze. First, Sugarfina caused a serious sugar rush with theirRose All Day Bears, that spawned a waiting-list …

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Pinknic NYC

July 10, 2016

Pinknic NYC – Rosé for all! We are SO EXCITED for Pinknic! If you’re not caught up – Pinknic is the first of its kind – a picnic and music festival that is 100% dedicated to rosé wine.  It’s pretty spectacular… 2 days of food, music, sun, and fabulous rosé, all on scenic Governor’s Island. …

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National Rosé Day is upon us! Celebrated the second Saturday in June, this year National Rosé Day falls on Saturday, June 11th. This is a great opportunity for all of you Rosé fans to imbibe that deliciously refreshing beverage we’ve all come to know and love. It’s also a creative and fun excuse to throw …

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There are so many different ways to make sparkling wines: from dry, rich traditional method (also known as Champagne method) to lighter, fresher Charmat method (also known as tank method – think Prosecco), and then into a lower-alcohol, usually off-dry bubbly made in the ancestral method.  There are so many different styles, even within those …

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This summer, when you pick up that bottle of light, fresh, dry Provençal rosé, make sure you pair it right to accent it, without overwhelming its subtle flavours.  Not all rosés all built the same, but here are some recommendations for those bright, delicate wines that just scream for summer dishes. A lot of the …

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Rosé’s surging popularity has burst over the wine world like fireworks on Bastille Day and with this long overdue elevation to respectability, consumption is soaring. As Shyda Gilmer, COO of New York retailer Sherry-Lehmann, explains “Rosé sales have continued to grow by double digits over the last five years. It used to be that we had …

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The rosé craze taken to its logical extreme. Summer activities beg refreshment, but choices are limited. Do you go hiking with a bottle of wine? How about the ingredients for a mojito? Of course you don’t. The latter may never come within reach—despite the barrage of canned cocktails that never really catch on—but canned wine …

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