- Published: 28 November 2019 28 November 2019
Dropping onto Tooley Street from London Bridge on a wet and wintry Monday evening hardly imbues the soul with the joy of life and, given a choice of beverage, I doubt I would opt for a cool rosé. However, remove the element of choice and thrust a glass of Lebanese Chateau Ksara, Sunset Rosé 2017, into my mit and the effect is both surprising and uplifting.
- Published: 04 November 2018 04 November 2018
Summoning memories of lounging in the Mediterranean azure, this wine will transport you there instantly.
- Published: 26 July 2017 26 July 2017
Rosé wine is often derided for its simplicity, and yet, in huge contrast, the wine drinking public cannot get enough of it.
- Published: 14 October 2018 14 October 2018
When a lingering Indian summer collides with curry week, a blend of nostalgia and thirst summon desire for rosé. This smooth blend of Cinsault, Grenache, Syrah, Rolle and Clairette make for a medley of ripe summer fruits with even a touch of grapefruit, lending extra freshness.
Delicious rosé by famous winemaker, Michel Chapoutier
From more information on intnl. sellers: https://goo.gl/7PF2MB
Price ~£12 in the UK
- Published: 06 June 2016 06 June 2016
It was a beautiful late May Saturday in Dulwich, SE London, so I invited Natalia to the park to share a bottle of pink Champagne Taittinger Nocturne.
This rosé champagne is made from 70% pinot noir which gives it the bright strawberry fruitiness and good bite of fresh acidity. The remaining 30% of the grape blend is chardonnay which adds a little softness and elegance to the mouthfeel.
Taittinger is one of the big Champagne houses but still retains that family approachability. We have caught up with Clovis and Vitalie Taittinger this year in London who are both great ambassadors for champagne and great fun representatives of Taittinger.
The Champagne Taittinger Nocturne has a wide open appeal and a touch flamboyancey about it (not least represented in the packaging!!). It's perfect for just about every summer party you might be throwing this year. Just think playfulness and Dionysus.
Taittinger Nocturne Rosé ‘City Lights’ NV
Harrods, Ann et Vin
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