National Rosé Day is observed annually on the second Saturday in June. Rosé is probably the oldest known type of wine, dating back as far as 600 BC. Rosé wines are generally made from red grapes and are very versatile wines that complement many types of food. Rosé is lighter than red wine and deeper than white wine. The pink color of Rosé wine depends on the time the grape skin stays in contact with the juice, also known as maceration. There are Rosé wines that are semi-sparkling or sparkling with different intense of sweetness levels and dryness.
National Rosé Day was submitted to and approved by the registrar of National Day Calendar in October of 2014 by Bodvár of Sweden – House of Rosés – a Rosé House specializing in Rosé wines to raise awareness and give Rosé lovers a day to celebrate with “summer’s water”.
HOW TO OBSERVE
Celebrate National Rosé Day by having a bottle of Rosé wine with brunch, lunch or dinner. Or, simply invite friends over for h’orderves and enjoy each other’s company. Share your special day on Social Media using #NationalRoséDay.
HOW I WILL OBSERVE …
BRUNCH WITH GOOD FRIENDS AT RIVER YACHT CLUB!
What better way to kick off National Rose Day then with a fabulous Saturday Brunch at River Yacht Club. I live on the Miami River and my level of excitement for all things “River Life” is at an all time high. I can’t wait to sample the brunch menu which will feature amazing treats while celebrating the oldest type of wine known to mankind, with some new and delicious rose varieties. On this day all bottles of Rose will be available at a 10% rebate. The varietal will also sneak onto their menu in a most unexpected and delicious way!
DINNER & A SHOW WITH MY LOVE
AT FAENA HOTEL MIAMI BEACH
Whether you choose to dine at PAO BY PAUL QUI or you’ll be sure to enjoy locally grown ingredients that are masterfully prepared to create extraordinary epicurean experiences inspired by South America’s rich culinary traditions. And, you definitely can’t miss the C’EST ROUGE show designed by Blanca Li every Friday and Saturday at the Faena Theater which promises to transport you into a fantasy-land of beauty, mystery and desire.
Pao boldly reflects celebrated chef Paul Qui’s renowned brand of modern Asian cuisine drawing from his background and range of international styles, including Filipino, Spanish, Japanese, and French. Signature items include crudo specialties, original rice dishes and fresh fish and meats seared table-side over Japanese binchotan charcoal.
ABOUT LOS FUEGOS
Born from a passion for the ancient art of South American live-fire cooking, Argentine grillmaster Francis Mallmann creates a contemporary asado experience with an open-fire kitchen, local ingredients and a gaucho’s touch to transform traditional rustic recipes into sophisticated, savory dishes.
ABOUT C’EST ROUGE
Enter the mesmerizing universe of C’est Rouge!, a sensual and seductive revue set in the intimate 150-seat cabaret style Faena Theater.
A sensual and seductive revue of singular vignettes set to Latin American and Jazz rhythms by an extraordinary septet band, C’est Rouge! fuses entertainment, humor and beauty to showcase the ability of the human body to create awe-inspiring performances.
The show includes collaborations with some of the biggest talents in fashion: Oribe for hair, Erik Halley for costume accessories, Fifi Chachnil for lingerie and Christian Louboutin for footwear. Li has worked closely with a very special cast of dancers, musicians, singers and acrobats tailoring their acts to highlight each of their individual techniques and talents. Enhanced by a collection of stunning costumes, the latest technology in video and light design, and a masterful choice and arrangement of songs from Latin, Jazz and R&B classic repertoire, C’est Rouge! at Faena Theater promises a beautiful and transcendent experience.
This fantastical late night show plays Fridays and Saturdays beginning June 4th at 9:30pm at the Faena Theater at 32nd street and Collins Avenue.
MY TOP 3 FAVORITE ROSE’S TO
BE SHARED WITH FRIENDS, FAMILY OR JUST ENJOY ON YOUR OWN
Santa Margherita Rose
Santa Margherita is a world-renowned Italian winery that prides itself in its deep rooted values of provenance, character and craftsmanship, and features four distinct varietals: Prosecco Superiore, Pinot Grigio Alto Adige, and Chianti Classico Riserva, and Sparkling Rosé.
Sparkling Rose features a pink hue with a subtle succession of floral fragrances lifted by white fruits and delicate hints of red berry fruits. This vibrant fragrances on the nose are satisfyingly matched by the lively and long-lingering freshness on the palate for a brilliantly versatile drinking experience that is all lightness and easy-drinking appeal. This fresh and light choice crafted in Italy’s Alto Adige, is delicious as an aperitif or with dessert.
LES DAUPHINES COTES DU RHONE ROSE RESERVE
Les Dauphins wines from France’s Rhône Valley have arrived in the U.S. and are here to stay. Les Dauphins wines took home several medals and the honor of being named Rhône Winery of the Year!
75% Grenache, 15% Cinsault, 10% Syrah
The grapes are harvested at optimum maturity by mechanic or handpicked. Harvesting is done during the night or early in the morning to preserve the freshness. At reception grapes are directly pressed. Alcoholic fermentation between 16 and 18°C. Maturation during 2-6 months.
Les Dauphins Réserve Rosé Côtes du Rhône’s ripe cherry and strawberry flavors make it a wine perfect for summer. The brillant pink color & elegant lychee fragrance with white summer fruits bouquet further enhances the full flavoured and refreshing taste with a crisp finish.
TARIQUET ROSE DE PRESSEE
My background is in the high-end luxury industry. I spent most of my career working in the corporate arena in upper level positions for companies such as Saks Fifth Avenue & Fendi Casa among others. I have also had success as a freelancer working with brands & companies under the fashion/beauty/lifestyle umbrella on-air, print, digital and radio.
Attached please find my resume for your review and also feel free to visit my online portfolio/blog – www.mylifemivida.comwhere you can view a sampling of my work.
I look forward to meeting you.
Origin: Gascony, Bas-Armagnac
Grown, produced and bottled by Domaine du Tariquet.
40% Merlot, 40% Syrah, 20% Tannat
Serve chilled, before or during a meal. Excellent with tapas, summer dishes, Italian food, or spicy, exotic cuisine.
Tariquet’s rosé will accompany a starter or main course with ease.
A beautiful shade of pomegranate red, with an exquisite bouquet, both subtle and intense. Mild spicy notes lead to a delightful duo of wild raspberry and flower petals. Rich, full bodied and fresh on the palate.
The fruit is a treat as the wine’s intensity retains an ethereal quality, leaving a trace of rich flavours and salty spiciness on the finish. A rosé made from red grapes, using the same vinification process as for white wine.
Should be stored upright, in a cool dark place. To enjoy its full potential, drink within one year of bottling.