GRUET FAMILY 'SAUVAGE' SPARKLING ROSÉ, NEW MEXICO NV
Region: New Mexico, United States
What's So Special: Founded in 1984, Gruet Winery specializes in Méthode Champenoise sparkling wines. Family owned and run, the New Mexico-based winery produces Pinot Noir and Chardonnay-based sparkling wines and a small collection of still wines, with roots originating from Gilbert Gruet’s Champagne house in Bethon, France. More than 25 vintages later, Gruet Winery has achieved unprecedented acclaim and remains a favorite of the nation’s top sommeliers.
Tastes Like: With zero dosage, Sauvage Rose has vibrant fruit flavors of wild strawberry and hint of cherry really shine on the nose and palate and are complemented by bright acidity.
Pairs With: Smoked salmon, Dijon pork, Grilled chicken breast with blackberry corn salsa (dang, that sounds good!)