Spring is in the air…
and I cannot WAIT for patio season to start so I can be sipping my rosé in the sunshine. Whether your plans are at the beach, a walk in the park or in your backyard, these fun travel sized wine options will keep you refreshed and free! Don’t get bogged down with handmade food pairings – keep your food fast & fresh with a simple pit stop at the grocery store. You can’t drink Rose All Day on an empty stomach!
Generally, rosés pair well with lighter fare – think salads, light pasta dishes, raw or grilled seafood & goat cheeses. This article from wine folly gives info on 4 popular types of rose wines and & pairing ideas. I like hitting up the ready to eat food bars at Whole Foods to find everything I’m may be in the mood for. With this awesome picnic backpack, I can set up an indulgent picnic for 4 complete with wine glasses, plates, utensils, cloth napkins & a great picnic blanket. The reverse side of the roll up blanket has a waterproof protection to keep you as dry as your glass of rosé!
I found a few fun on the go rose options to try out and here is the verdict! Try them out yourself and share your review in the comments. Tell me your favorite occasions to enjoy your travel wines. Don’t forget to share your pairing ideas!
Sterling Vineyard Rose
$6.99 at FWGS
Tasting Notes from the Wine Maker: Light pink color with lifted aromas of strawberry, freshly picked summer berries and a subtle perfumed floral note. The elegant palate offers richness that is balanced by a good line of bright acidity and flavors of pink citrus, jasmine tea and orange blossom. This Rosé should be enjoyed in its youth, on its own, or alongside a variety of foods including fresh oysters, scallops, grilled chicken or even charcuterie.
$3.99 at FWGS
Tasting Notes from the Wine Maker: A love letter to an oh-so-refreshing, classic favorite, Barefoot Rosé is a sweet blend of juicy cherries and cool watermelon for a smooth finish. Finished with zesty lime and a touch of fizz, our Rosé is the perfect pairing for savory quiches, strawberry cobblers, and the very best of brunches.
House Wine Rosé
ON SALE right now $3.99 at FWGS
Tasting Notes from the Wine Maker: Crisp and elegant aromas of fresh berries lead to lively citrus flavors on the palate. Bright, fruity, and flavorful.
Sofia Still & Brut Rosé
$18.99 for a pack of 4 at FWGS
Tasting Notes from the Wine Maker: Our Sofia Rosé boasts striking aromas, where notes of raspberry, tangerine, and peach mingle with scents of coriander, rose petals, and crisp minerals. The palate is fresh and elegant with a gorgeous balance of fruit and vibrant natural acidity. When served chilled, its refreshing style makes a delicious partner to light summer fare and savory hors d’oeuvres.
Now get out in that wild world and DRINK!