Whether you see it as commercialized nonsense or a celebration of love, Valentine’s Day is upon us and there’s no escaping it. We can’t outrun the chocolates, the stuffed bears, and the heart-shaped everything. Regardless of your relationship status, it’s pretty safe to say that a bottle of wine will be in your near future. […]
What’s more fun than a bottle of Champagne? A pink bottle of Champagne, of course. Rosé Champagne has skyrocketed in popularity over the last few decades. To be honest, we’re not entirely surprised. With its pale pink color, its delicate bubbles, and its crisp, clean flavors that coat your mouth and tingle upon your tongue into a […]
Let’s face it: This week is all about the sparkles. Between New Year’s Eve, the weekend leading up to it, and the entire work-from-home-while-drinking-mimosas week that some of us find ourselves in, it’s pretty certain that bubbles will be prevalent more often than not. We’re looking to add a dash of color to our sipping-in-sweatpants routine […]
Sometimes, you just have to treat yourself. Purchasing a bottle of Moet Grand Vintage Rosé 2008 is a surefire way to do just that. The name alone absolutely purrs with luxury, instantly transporting us to a rooftop party beneath the stars, where tiny and intricate hors d’oeuvres are served and members of the aristocracy plan to misbehave. Moet is the […]
I found the solution to leftover rosé at an unlikely place: a beer festival. On a warm October afternoon in a back corner of Brooklyn’s Bell House Theater at the Sixpoint Beer For Beasts event, I found a tap enigmatically labeled “Gosé.” It turned out to be one part gose and one part rosé.
It’s official: Brangelina is over. But before you ask what happened and why, let’s focus on the more important question at hand: who gets the winery? Chateau Miraval, AKA, Brangelina Estate, is situated in Correns, France, in the heart of Provence. The estate covers a whopping 500 hectares in the south of France, sprawling over […]
In a “yes way, rosé” world, it isn’t surprising that last summer’s most Instagrammed alcoholic beverage was the bluntly named White Girl Rosé, a collaboration between social media personalities The Fat Jew and Babe Walker.
If you’re reaching the point of summer where, after many beachy afternoons and patio barbecues and sidewalk happy hours, you can hardly even look at a bottle of pink wine, know that you are not alone. Rosé fatigue can happen even to those of us who most ardently love this refreshing, warm-weather treat. But don’t […]
Let’s clear something up: Blush is not rosé but is really Vin Gris yet blush is both Vin Gris and rosé. Clear? Didn’t think so. The pinkish spectrum of wine has a unique history in the US and is the reason we have the term blush. The word is not used much anymore but for […]