Sometimes there’s nothing like the lively and complex notes of a good sparkling rosé. Add these three suggestions to your existing repertoire of fine wines and share them with only those friends whose company you enjoy the most.
To accompany my party theme that shows you how to throw and old-fashioned ball, check out these excellent sparkling rosé, that will also look beautiful lined on your bar.
From Oregan, R Stuart & Co offers an elegant choice for sparkling rosé in ROSÉ D’OR. Vintages are blended and barrel aged for complexity. The toasty aromas and notes of nutmeg, honey, thyme, and crisp apple are perfect as temperatures drop. About $35. rstuartandco.com
Nicolas Feuillatte Brut Rosé A blend of 30% Pinot Meunier, 60% Pinot Noir and 10% Chardonnay. Lots of bounce in the mouth, with raspberry flavors. About $42. nicolas-feuillatte.com
Included in our Mixologist cocktail this issue is Nicolas Feuillatte “D’luscious” Demi Sec Rosé.(Get the recipe for Air Mail, a cocktail with aged rum, honey, and sparkling rosé, by Lynette Morero.) A blend of 30% Pinot Meunier, 60% Pinot Noir and 10% Chardonnay. Lightly sweet, lightly bubbly, nice balance. About $55. nicolas-feuillatte.com
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