2015 Saved Magic Maker Rosé Wine
Made from a blend of varietals including Grenache, Syrah, and Zinfandel, this raspberry-hued winner is dry, crisp, and full of citrusy-thyme flavor. It’s perfect for pairing with creamy cheeses.
To buy: $20, expressionsofthevine.com.
Charles Smith 2015 Vino Rosé
This crisp, pale pink wine is oh-so easy to love. Made from the red Italian grape Sangiovese, it has a faint taste of cherries and green melon.
To buy: $12, shop.charlessmithwines.com.
2015 La Crema Monterey Rosé
This lovely pinot noir rosé has a bit of minerality, as well as strawberry and clover notes. The combination pairs well with salads and seafood (think: watermelon salad and crab).
To buy: $20, lacrema.com.
2015 Benziger Family Winery Syrah Rosé
Here’s a refreshing Syrah rosé that’s gently sweet, like red starburst candies and raspberry sorbet, yet has just enough acidity to keep it balanced. Would be fantastic sipped on its own, or after dinner.
To buy: $26, shopbenziger.com.
The Pinot Project Rosé 2015
Easy on the pocket and the palate, this fruit-forward bottle made from Pinot Gris grapes is unoaked to enhance its pleasant cherry- and rose-scented (yes—like the flower) aroma.
To buy: $12, mortonwilliamswine.com.