In restaurant news this week: Dining out in the UK is predicted to fall by over a third in September, London wine bar Top Cuvée gets ready to open a shop, and a MasterChef: The Professionals finalist prepares to open a West African restaurant in October.
Soho House launches rosé with Damien Hirst design
Hoping to capitalise on the growing global thirst for rosé, the Soho House group has launched a Provence pink with a butterfly motif designed by Damien Hirst.
A dozen English rosés to try during English Wine Week
With pink wine enjoying its moment in the sun, we’ve rounded up a dozen elegant English rosés to seek out, sip and savour during English Wine Week.
Top 10 celebrity rosé brands
With the rosé revolution in full swing, celebrities have been diving into the category of late. We’ve rounded up 10 of the best star-owned rosé brands to swirl, snap and sip this summer.
Top 10 rosé wine trends of 2020
Having sampled almost 200 rosés earlier this year, Patrick Schmitt MW brings his personal take on the category as he lists 10 pink trends that are taking hold in the rosé sector right now.
Top 10 great-value sparkling rosés
Having completed an extensive tasting of pink wines from right around the world, we bring you 10 fantastic value sparkling rosés, taking in countries from England to New Zealand.
UK rosé sales fall 2.5% year-on-year, research reveals
Spending on rosé wine in the UK off-trade has fallen by 2.5% year-on-year, according to data from consumer research group Kantar, while 63% of all still wine bottles bought are priced at £5 and under.
Rosé Masters 2019: Results and analysis
We bring you the results in full from this year’s Rosé Masters, which saw pink wines from Provence get top results, although samples from Corbières and Tuscany also impressed our exacting judges.
Campo Viejo to launch pink fountain in London to promote new rosé
Campo Viejo will install a pop-up bar at London’s South Bank in celebration of the launch of its new rosé wine.
Furleigh Estate collaborates with sorbet producer for rosé launch
Dorset-based wine producer Furleigh Estate has released a dry rosé, joining forces with a local ice-cream producer for the wine’s launch.
Magnum of Brangelina’s rosé sells for €2,600
A magnum of Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie’s latest rosé release, Muse de Miraval, has sold at auction for €2,600, making it the most expensive rosé in the world.
Are we heading for a Provence rosé shortage?
After two small harvests, grape prices in Provence have more than doubled over the past two years and one producer has hinted at a possible Provence rosé shortage this summer.