Category: yes way rosé

2017 Cloudveil Vineyards Rosé

2017 Cloudveil Vineyards Rosé

Heh. Chillin’ outside with a rosé on paw. Red apple, blood orange, red berries, and salted watermelon on the nose palate. I always love me some Oregon wines!

3/5 bones

$

Pinot Noir

12.9% abv

Oregon, USA

2017 Bieler Père et Fils Côteaux d’Aix-en-Prov…

2017 Bieler Père et Fils Côteaux d’Aix-en-Provence “Sabine” Rosé

It’s always rosé weather in my book. Red berries, currants, peppered strawberries, and white pepper on the nose. White peppered strawberries and currants on the palate. Simple but nice to throw back on any given day.

3/5 bones

$

Grenache (41%), Syrah (20%), Cinsault (19%), Cabernet Sauvignon (15%), Rolle (5%)

13% abv

Côteaux d’Aîx en Provence, FRANCE

2017 Weingut Seehof Pinot Noir Rosé Trocken

2017 Weingut Seehof Pinot Noir Rosé Trocken

Feeling some Deutschland love today with this Pinot Noir rosé on paw. Fresh, ripe Rainier cherries, peaches, and strawberries on the nose. Similar notes on the palate. Gets a bit sweet, but not bad at all!

3/5 bones

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Pinot Noir

12% abv

Rheinhessen, GERMANY

2016 Casa de Mouraz Dāo Rosé

2016 Casa de Mouraz Dāo Rosé

Feeling a little introspective today with this Portuguese rosé. This one’s organic and biodynamic to boot. Black cherries, violets, ripe strawberries, raspberries, and sea salt on the nose. Ripe red fruit on the palate with violets, sea salt, and a nice touch of acidity.

4/5 bones

$$

Touriga Nacional, Jaen, Tinta Roriz

12.5% abv

Dão, PORTUGAL

2017 Hartley Ostini Hitching Post Pinks Dry Ro…

2017 Hartley Ostini Hitching Post Pinks Dry Rosé

I wouldn’t mind hitching a ride on the rosé train any time of the year. Candied strawberries and raspberries along with tart cherries on the nose. A bit thinner on the palate with similar notes, specifically white and red strawberries. 

3/5 bones

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Valdiguie, Pinot Noir

13% abv

Santa Barbara, California, USA

2017 Château Haut Sarthes Bergerac Rosé

2017 Château Haut Sarthes Bergerac Rosé

Feeling rosé today with these flowers. Perfumed nose of strawberries, raspberries, and cherries. Similar notes on the palate with a hint of fruit leather. Nice stuff at the price. 

4/5 bones

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Cabernet Sauvignon (40%), Merlot (30%), Cabernet France (30%)

13% abv

Bergerac, FRANCE

2017 Isenhower Cellars “I” Cabernet Franc Rosé

2017 Isenhower Cellars “I” Cabernet Franc Rosé

“I” is my favorite letter in the alphabet because, you know, I look out for number one. And that’s me. White strawberry and a hint of white (Rainier) cherries on the nose. Strawberries and minerality on the palate with an orange rind finish. 

3/5 bones

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Cabernet Franc

12.7% abv

Yakima Valley, Washington, USA

2016 Commanderie de la Bargemone Côteaux d’Aix…

2016 Commanderie de la Bargemone Côteaux d’Aix en Provence Rosé

Putting my paws together for this rosé from the south of France. In fact, this property was once owned by the Knights Templar! Wild strawberries, red flowers, and currants on the nose. Strawberries, red peaches, and currants on the palate. 

3/5 bones

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Cinsault, Grenache, Syrah

13% abv

Côteaux d’Aix en Provence, FRANCE

2017 Vie Vite Côtes de Provence Rosé

2017 Vie Vite Côtes de Provence Rosé

It’s still rosé season, folks! This one’s a pale rosé from Provence. Gently peppered strawberries, melon, and a hint of peach on the nose. Some white and red strawberries on the palate with melon and a hint of orange. Wet stones on the finish. 

3/5 bones

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Cinsault (30%), Grenache (30%), Syrah (30%), Carignan (10%)

13% abv

Côtes de Provence, FRANCE

2017 Copain Wines Tous Ensemble Rosé

2017 Copain Wines Tous Ensemble Rosé

OHAI. Enjoying this Cali rosé in the waning days of summer. White strawberries, red cherries, apple skin, and red flowers on the nose. Strawberries, peaches, and cherries on the palate. Very delicious, fresh, and fruity with nice acidity. I dig it!

4/5 bones

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Pinot Noir

13% abv

Anderson Valley, California, USA