Categories

In the News | The Apple Cart | VA Rosé with Wine Enthusiast's Carrie Dykes

In the News | The Apple Cart | VA Rosé with Wine Enthusiast's Carrie Dykes

Posted on May 10, 2017

This blog chatted with the Wine Enthusiast's Carrie Dykes in advance of her panel "Hot Pink! A Discussion on Virginia Rosé" at the 5th Annual Virginia Wine Summit to find out what makes VA rosé special and why she thinks rosé is having a total moment. 

"Do you have a favorite Virginia rosé? And if so, tell me all about it!"

"I haven’t tasted them all, but I am really digging a lot of the ones I have tried. My favorite so far is the Early Mountain 2016. It’s super beachy and fun with fresh strawberry, watermelon and pomelo notes; but it is also elegant in balance and acidity. I think the thing that gave this rosé an edge was this absolutely gorgeous white tea note. I’m kinda a sucker for hints of tea in wine."

Read the full post here.