Pink is one of my favorite colors. Not hot pink, but the shade of pink you see on the inside of a seashell. That’s one reason I love a sparkling wine with a blush. This non-vintage Mumm Napa Brut Rosé ($24.00) tastes as delightful as it looks.

Mumm Napa


The aroma has a touch of creamy coconut mingled with berry, and the flavor hints of red currant jelly and candy apple–but is pleasingly dry. A winner!

It is said that once upon a time, pink was a masculine color. Eighteenth-century gentlemen were resplendent yet manly in their pink silk coats and lace. And in case you need any more evidence that the color pink is magnificent…

pink sky

Dawn spreads her rosy fingers over the sky…