With the warmer weather making an appearance there’s no better time to enjoy a glass of rosé. Following on from our recent post on the best wines for English wine week we are now looking at 3 of the best rosé wines for summer 2020 with some luxurious bottles for special occasions.
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Domaine du Météore rosé – Meteoric wine producer, Domaine du Météore, has launched a new organic rosé from its vineyard in Languedoc. Made from a blend of 50% Cinsault, 40% Grenache Noir and 10% Mourvèdre, Le Météore is available to purchase in the UK from today from the Domaine du Météore website, with an introductory offer of 2 free bottles when you buy 4.
Vins de Provence rosé for summer 2020
Exceptionally versatile, Vins de Provence rosés are a perfect match for grilled meats, seafood and salads. Try them with marinated barbecued king prawn or chicken skewers, or with a quick and easy watermelon, tomato and feta salad. And for dessert, there’s nothing like a glass of rosé to give that bowl of juicy strawberries a certain je-ne-saisquoi. Whatever your plans, with a glass of Provence rosé in hand, sophisticated summer vibes are just a sip away !
Château de Berne Selection, MDCV, Ultimate Provence, Côtes de Provence, 2019 – Ultimate Provence’s generous flavours of raspberries and strawberries lead to an elegant crescendo with unique hints of spice, including pine, cinnamon and dry white pepper. A bright, warm finish tempered with notes of citrus, this wine comes encased in a stunning cut-glass bottle that makes it perfect for serving at a romantic dinner as the sun sets. RRP £26.99 at North & South Wines.
Maison Fabre, Château de l’Aumérade, Marie-Christine Cru Classé, Côtes de Provence, 2019 – Fine, fruity and delicate, Marie-Christine is an elegant wine with a soft pink powdered hue, but don’t let that deceive you. On the palate this rosé packs a punch with vivacious notes of peach and nectarine that bring it a rich, aromatic complexity, and make it a perfect match for grilled meats, fish, and flavourful Mediterranean dishes. RRP £13.29 at Strictly Wine.
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