The California wine industry is the product of a distinctly American mentality of openness and experimentation, and Fetzer Vineyards’s latest project, 1000 Stories, celebrates the myriad of stories that illustrate this ideal. For the August 2016 issue of The Tasting Panel.
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Ideal summer sipping requires something refreshing, and there’s nothing more thirst quenching than rosé. Because it’s a style of wine that is made with red grapes, there’s a lovely structure that provides a backbone to even the lightest rosés, and those light, salmon-pink wines often have an aromatic subtlety and citrusy minerality that we find just so, well, refreshing.