6 Rosé Wines That Are Better Than Roses For Your Valentine

 

Surprise your Valentine with something special this year! If roses seem cliché and overdone, why not shake things up with a bottle of rosé? Festive and delicious—your sweetheart is sure to love it. (Chocolate pairings also appreciated.)

Kim Crawford Rosé

Kim Crawford Rosé is a festive, pretty pink color that tastes as good as it looks. It is fruity and delicious with hints of watermelon and strawberry. This merlot-based rosé will pair well with just about any Valentine’s meal you choose.  $17.99

Veuve Clicquot Rich Rosé

Celebrate Valentine’s Day with Veuve Clicquot rosé as it celebrates the 200th anniversary of the world’s first blended rosé.  The Rich Rosé is great served over ice and mixed with fresh fruits. This is perfect for a Valentine’s Day celebration, or hosting a friends-only bash. $65.00

Nicolas Feuillatte Brut Rosé

Nicolas Feuillatte’s new pink bottles are sure to dazzle your Valentine’s Day date.  The Brut Rosé contains flavors of blueberry, blackcurrant, and raspberry that combine to create a fresh and elegant champagne. $53.00

Charles Audoin Marsannay Rosé

The Charles Audoin Marsannay Roseé is fruity. It has an aroma of cherry, plum, strawberry, and peach. This rosé is perfect for a Valentine’s Day brunch or a day date. Think as refreshing as lemonade on a summer day. $26.00

Schramsberg Brut Rosé

The Schramsberg Brut Rosé is perfect for any Valentine’s Day plans. It pairs well with many different foods, and tastes great on its own. This Brut Rosé is full of many different flavors like candied orange, raspberry preserve, cranberry, vanilla, and honey. This particular rosé is reminiscent of pinot noir—flavorful, complex, and dry. $46.00

Laurent-Perrier Alexandra Rosé

If you’re looking to spoil your Valentine this year, you may want to splurge on the Laurent-Perrier Rosé. Experts say it’s worth the price, and what better way to show your significant other how much they mean to you? This amber-pink rosé will get you and your date feeling festive with a unique sensory experience. $349.99

—Kendall McCormick