Booze

Five rockin' rosés that transition from summer to fall..and beyond

Congratulations, wine lovers: In 2010, the good ol' U. S. of A. officially consumed more wine than France for the first time ever. And as we predicted earlier this year, America's love affair with pink wine just keeps getting hotter -- evidenced by the fact that exports of rosé (and red) wines to the U.S. from Provence jumped 132 percent by value and 85 percent by volume from 2009 to 2010. And that last statistic doesn't even consider the increased quantities of rosés we sucked down from any other region outside the south of France. So let's make it official, shall we? Pink wines rock.
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Kendra Anderson