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Rosé Wine

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A few words about Rosé

Not a cultivar, but a type of wine, rosé wine has some of the color typical of a red wine, but only enough to turn it pink. The pink color can range from a pale orange to a vivid near-purple, depending on the grapes and wine making techniques. There are three major ways to produce rosé wine: skin contact, saignée and blending, though the skin contact is usually considered to produce the best rosés.

Treated as cheap wines a few years ago, rosés have gained interest among both winemakers and consumers resulting in better, more complex wines.