Welcome to Rosé 101! Where the education is also really fun.
Get ready to embark on a journey through "A Dozen Rosés", where each wine tells a unique story waiting to be discovered. From the bold flavors of spicy rosé to the delicate nuances of rosé crafted from Sauvignon Blanc, winemaker Matt Smith has fearlessly explored the spectrum of rosé possibilities, uncovering hidden gems along the way.
Sit back, relax and get ready to sip your hearts out.
As a general rule, rosé is best served chilled, especially on a hot day. Indulging with the appropriate serving glass and temperature makes for a pristine rosé experience! Here are our recommendations on how to make that happen.
Click each wine name below for video tasting notes from In Good Taste's Winemaker Matt Smith and Co-Founder Joe Welch.
Spicy Rosé tantalizes the senses with its enticing blend of red fruit and aromatic spices. Juicy flavors of cranberry and pomegranate are enhanced by the spice from the jalepeño, creating a bold and invigorating wine experience that embodies the essence of California's culinary diversity.
La Pluma Rosé exhibits luscious aromas of ruby red grapefruit and berries. Its velvety texture unfolds with layers of lemon zest and kumquat flavors. It's a distinguished expression of Rosé made from Lake County Sauvignon Blanc culminates in a complex and satisfying wine.
Fortune Favors Rosé bursts with the invigorating flavors of ripe pear and apple, with a hint of vanilla. Crisp acidity accentuate the fruit flavors, offering a lively and refreshing wine experience that embodies the essence of California's Wine Coutry.
Good Trouble Rosé embodies the vibrant essence of Santa Barbara County with bright acidity and rich fruit flavors. Notes of honeysuckle mingle with melon and citrus, creating a refreshing and samlon-hued rosé perfect for any occasion.
Mr B Rosé presents a whimsical fusion of peach and delicate floral undertones. Notes of tangerine and pear gracefully intertwine, offering a smooth and light-bodied texture. Subtle hints of minerality on the finish add depth to this captivating expression of Pinot Gris from Mendocino County.
Delight in the vibrant essence of Wild Child Rosé, where aromas of wild strawberries dance with hints of citrus zest. On the palate, ripe raspberries mingle with refreshing acidity, crafting a crisp and lively finish that embodies the spirit of Mendocino County.
Raspberry Rosé delights with ripe raspberry aromas and soft floral notes. Juicy raspberry flavors burst on the palate, accompanied by hints of wildflowers and a touch of honey. This charming and approachable wine is perfect for Rosé beginners and fruit-forward wine lovers.
This bright Rosé boasts a bouquet of strawberry and watermelon, capturing the essence of Mendocino County's Sangiovese. Delicate floral notes intertwine with melon and pomegranate fruit flavors, leading to a well-balanced palate and a clean, lingering finish.
Passport rosé transports you to Portugal's sun-kissed vineyards with an aromatic bouquet of pear and cantaloupe. Ripe tropical fruits dance on the palate, accompanied by a subtle hint of spice. This elegant expression culminates in a smooth and sophisticated finish, inviting you to embark on a journey of taste.
This expressive rosé showcases a blend of red fruit flavors and balanced acidity. Robust flavors of raspberry and melon captivate the palate, while silky tannins provide structure and depth. This adventurous wine from California promises a bold and memorable tasting experience.
Mr. B offers a sophisticated expression of rosé, with fresh aromas of honeysuckle and berries. Its refined palate unveils layers of cherry and peach, accented by a hint of sea breeze. This luxurious rosé culminates in a smooth and indulgent finish.
This elegant Rosé features delicate aromas of rose petals and strawberries. Raspberry and cranberry flavors dance gracefully on the palate, supported by a subtle minerality and a lingering, crisp finish that captures the essence of Paso Robles' Grenache.
Meet Terri, the spirited artist behind our unique rose painting and mom of co-founder Zach Feinberg. Her passion for inspiring a new generation of young artists has kept her painting and teaching art almost every day for the past 30+ years.
This rose painting was made with love by Terri in her art studio in Oregon while sipping In Good Taste’s Wild Child Rosé. It adds a personal touch to the postcard that is included in "A Dozen Rosés", evoking the warmth and joy between loved ones.