Roundup: 25 Must Try Roses

Every summer I update my Must Try Roses list. This year has been a little different than others since we have been in quarantine and under stay at home orders, but that hasn’t stopped me from trying new things. At this point I’ve tried most, since I’ve had nothing but time and opportunity and every time I end up in Trader Joe’s I find myself in the rose section. That said I’m sharing my list of 25 must try roses.

Must Try Roses Under $10

-Candy $2.99 – Trader Joes

California wine with a blend of Grenache and Syrah

Notes of Strawberry and Watermelon

Pairs well with Thai Food and Seafood

-L’etre Magique Cotes de Provence Rose $4.99 – Trader Joes

French wine with a blend of Grenache, Cinsault, and Syrah

Notes of Cherry, Raspberry and Strawberry

Refreshing and smooth, easy to drink, perfect for warm weather

-Schloss Biebrich Rose Sekt $5.49 – Trader Joe’s

German wine; a blend of Chardonnay and Pinot Noir

Perfect if paired with Veal, Pork, Salmon, Tuna, Poultry and even vegetarian options.

-Reines Des Fleur $6.99 – Trader Joe’s

Floral notes complimented with Peace and Strawberry

Great for all day sipping and pairs well with Seafood

-Chateau de Campuget Rose $9.79 –Buy Here

French wine; a blend of Grenache and Syrah.

Perfect for a warm summer day; it’s subtle enough to be paired with almost anything

-Apothic Rose $9.99 – Buy Here

California Wine; White Zinfandel style

Strong notes of strawberry, watermelon and raspberry

-La Vigne du Roy Costieres Nimes Rose $9.99* – Buy Here

French wine; a blend of Grenache and Syrah.

25 must try roses

Under $20

-Gassier Sables D’Azur Rose $11.99* – Buy Here

French wine; a blend of Grenache, Syrah and Cinsault.

Perfect apertif that can be paired with Asian food and/or sushi

Yes Way Rose $12.99 – Buy Here

French Wine; with hints of strawberry and citrus; very easy to drink, not heavy.

Perfect if paired with Cheese, Popcorn, Charcuterie Tray and anything Spicy

-Charles and Charles $13.49* – Buy Here

Washington wine; a blend of Syrah, Cabernet Sauvignon, Grenache, Mourvedre, Cinsault and Counoise.

Light and perfect for warm weather; good with light salads, light pasta (pasta salads), shellfish (raw or lightly cooked), and goats cheese.

-Francis Coppola Sofia Rose $14.99* – Buy Here

Monterey County wine; a blend of Syrah and Pinot Noir.

Perfect rose that is easy to sip

-Rosatello Sparkling Rose $14.99* – Buy Here

Italian wine

Sweet and easy to drink with anything

-Mumm Napa Brut Rose $14.99* – Buy Here

French wine; a blend of Pinot Noir, Pinot Meunier and Chardonnay

Great apertif that is perfect with sauced fish, grilled lamb or salmon filets. Also great with lemon chicken.

-Vino Rose of Sangiovese $16.99 – Buy Here (My store is sold out, check your local store)

USA wine, made in Washington; it has notes of citrus, strawberry, flower and mineral. I had this at an event recently and it is very good, easy to drink. It is on the dry side.

Paired nicely with hummus, fruit, mozzarella savory or spicy flavors.

-Summer Water $18.00 – Buy Here

Central Coast wine with a blend of Grenache and Syrah.

Perfectly paired with poultry, fish, shell fish or sushi

-VieVite Cotes de Provence $18.99 – Buy Here

French wine; blend of Cinsault, Grenache, Syrah and Carignan

Perfectly paired seafood; specifically crab cakes, salmon, grilled white fishes, prawns, lobster, sushi and even good with a spicy seafood stew. Also perfect with Mediterranean cuisines.

-Black Girl Magic Rose $19.99 – Buy Here

California wine

Notes of orange blossom, raspberry, stone fruit and citrus

25 Must Try Roses

Must Try Roses Between $25-$45

-Chataeu Miraval $25.99* – Buy Here

French Wine; a blend of Cinsault, Grenache, Rolle and Syrah.

Soft, easy to drink with floral notes as well as raspberries and peaches.

Luc Belaire Luxe Rose $29.99 – Buy Here (My store is sold out, check your local store)

French Wine; a blend of Syrah, Grenache and Cinsault.

Notes of raspberry, strawberry and a light note of wood. Very smooth on the tongue.

Perfectly paired with cheeses, desserts and fruits.

-By.Ott Rose $29.99 – Buy Here

French wine with notes of white peach, apricot, passion fruit and mango

Perfectly paired with Mediterranean cuisine

-Cotes des Roses $34.99* Buy Here (1.5L)

French wine; a blend of Grenache, Cinsault and Syrah.

Great apertif that is perfect with sushi, shellfish or subtly spicy dishes.

Pur Noire Rose $35 – Buy Here

California wine

Notes of grapefruit, watermelon and strawberry; strong citrus and floral notes

Pairs well with salad, ceviche and shellfish

25 Must Try Roses

Over $50

-Veuve Clicquot Rose $65.99* – Buy Here

French wine; a blend of Pinot Noir, PinotMeunier and Chardonnay

Perfectly paired with tuna, beef, duck and red fruits

-Perrier Jouet Rose Blason de France $84.99* – Buy Here

French wine; a blend of Pinot Noir, PinotMeunier and Chardonnay

Paired well with shellfish, wild pork or salmon

-Joseph Perrier Cuvee Royale Brut Rose $149.99 (1.5L) – Buy Here

French wine; a blend of Pinot Noir, PinotMeunier and Chardonnay

Paired well with shell fish, light pasta, light salad, and goat cheese to name a few.

*Apertif – Alcoholic beverage consumed prior to meal to stimulate a appetite

*Prices based on membership at BevMo

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2 Comments

    • Jazmyn
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      June 23, 2020 / 1:08 am

      It’s absolutely delicious! You’ll be so pleasantly surprised.

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