Luc Belaire, the favourite French fizz brand of American rapper Rick Ross, has branched out from sparkling rosé with the release of a brut non-vintage.
Hollywood megastars Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie have finally tied the knot after years of speculation at their wine estate, Château Miraval, in Provence.
The inaugural Global Rosé Masters heralded an uncorking of our expert judges’ views on all things pink. Here we list all of the medallists.
France, in particular Provence, led the way for rosés over £10 in our 2014 Global Rosé Masters, but there were some worthy mentions from elsewhere in Europe and the US.
A “lush” Californian red for the “Zin-Phomanics” among you and a cheaper alternative to Champagne make this week’s US wine writers’ top picks.
UK sales of Provençal rosé magnums are predicted to “double” this year with total exports of the region’s signature style rising 22% in volume last year.
A “surprisingly full-bodied” boxed Italian white and a “jazzed up” Californian Zinfandel were recommended in the US press this week.
The House of Ruinart has collaborated with Brown’s Hotel in Mayfair to create the Brown’s Ruinart Rosé 250th Anniversary afternoon tea.
UK retailer Majestic Wine posted a small sales increase in its 2013/14 results, but reported major growth in the fine wine, Malbec and Provençal rosé categories.
Gilbert Winfield gives his report on winning rosés from the third National Italian Rosé Competition in Puglia.
© 2014 Union Press Ltd | Unit 122, 30 Great Guildford Street, London SE1 0HS, UK | Registered in England and Wales No. 03606414 | Tel: +44 (0)20 7803 2420