HealthNotes

HealthNotes

Healthnotes offers comprehensive, science-based health and lifestyle information. Written with you in mind, Healthnotes answers the most commonly asked questions with credible, easy-to-understand information — edited by physicians who review over 550 scientific and medical journals to keep content current, factual, and balanced.

Rosé Champagne

Rosé Champagne: Main Image
True rosé Champagne comes only from the northern French region of the same name. Produced in the same manner as nonrosé Champagne, it gets its pink color from the addition of 10 to 15% still red wine, typically added at the end of the winemaking process.

Flavor Descriptors

Lighter examples are typically elegant and racy, with delicate strawberry and raspberry fruit. Darker-hued examples typically offer richer red fruit flavors and a softer, rounder texture. A general rule of thumb is the darker the color, the richer the flavors.

Food Pairings

Brut

Mild cheeses, chicken liver crostini, mini-quiches, oysters, sushi, salmon.

Extra Dry and Demi-sec

Fruit salad especially strawberries or raspberries, berry tarts, mild chocolate desserts.

Copyright © 2014 Aisle7. All rights reserved. Aisle7.com

Drink Responsibly. Drive Responsibly.

Learn more about Aisle7, the company.

Learn more about the authors of Aisle7 products.

The information presented here is for informational purposes only and was created by a team of US–registered dietitians and food experts. Consult your doctor, practitioner, and/or pharmacist for any health problem and before using any supplements, making dietary changes, or before making any changes in prescribed medications. Information expires June 2015.

store feedback Give Feedback
live chat software