In these troubled times we might not be able to explore unknown lands or even pop to the local pub. But we can have wine delivered right to our door. Travel Begins at 40 has teamed up with Wine Buyers to come up with some rosé wine suggestions to herald the onset of Spring and make your coronacation a bit more in the pink.

Rose Wine Suggestions

Chateau L’afrique, Famille Sumeire, Cotes De Provence Rosé, France, 2018

Grapes: Syrah / Shiraz, Grenache

ABV: 13%
Price: £14.99

Exhibiting nuances of rosewood with an intense and rich perfume of crisp apples and passion fruit, this is a delicate refreshing style of rosé, which instantly recalls sun-tan lotion and deck chairs.

Terrafusa – Storta 2018

Grapes: Nerello Cappuccio, Nerello Mascalese, Carricante

ABV: 12.5%
Price: £16.15

A low intervention wine from the slopes of Etna, this is fresh and easy-drinking like most rosés. A complex taste, combining floral notes and grapefruit which makes this even more enticing.

rose wine suggestionsMeneghetti Rose 2018

Grapes: Merlot, Syrah / Shiraz
ABV: 12%
Price: £10.68

Here is evidence of Croatia’s burgeoning reputation for making singular wines. Fresh, vivacious and pleasant acids, taste is dominated by aromas of fruit and cherry.

Westwell – Ortega Rose 2018rose wine suggestions

Grapes: Ortega, Pinot Noir
ABV: 11.5%
Price: £13.50

This rosé has a nose of wild strawberries and honeysuckle, with flavours of redcurrants, melon and a twist of white pepper on the finish. It is from one of the few UK producers achieving success with organic viticulture in our damp climate.


About Wine Buyers

If our rosé wine suggestions are not for you, then you can always choose from the wide range of white, red and sparkling options, as well as spirits. Winebuyers connects members directly to vineyards and specialist merchants from more than 40 countries. You can select from more than 30,000 bottles, with no mark up and a commission-free price tag. Membership is free. For further information, visit: https://www.winebuyers.com/.

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