Brut Rosé

FrontRunners January 2015: LEISURE

Severe Beauty Extremes can serve as either creative or destructive forces, a fact with which the vintners of Burgundy are well acquainted. The region is known for its dramatic contrasts—especially the volatility of its weather. These meteorological vagaries are both the bane and the blessing of Burgundy’s growers, and 2012 showed nature at its moodiest. […]

FrontRunners: From the Robb Cellar August 2013

Pedigree, rather than taste, is often the decisive factor in the commercial success of a fine wine. Nowhere perhaps is this more true than in Champagne. No matter how delicate their texture or subtle their flavors, sparkling wines from other regions suffer in the eyes of the untutored for not having been produced in the […]

Cellar Notes: Richard G. Peterson 2004 Brut Rosé

Pedigree, rather than taste, is often the decisive factor in the commercial success of a fine wine. Nowhere perhaps is this more true than in Champagne. No matter how delicate their texture or subtle their flavors, sparkling wines from other regions suffer in the eyes of the untutored for not having been produced in the […]