The limited edition Apothic Rose blends Zinfandel, Pinot Noir and Syrah using the saignée process to bleed intense color from the grapes resulting in its vibrant hue. Varietal Content: 66% Zinfandel, 18% Pinot Noir 7% Syrah and an alcohol level of 13.0%. Apothic Rose is priced at $14 for a 750-ml bottle and available nationwide for a limited time.
Below is a recipe for a cocktail with the Rose which I must say if done right can be the official cocktail of the 2014 summer.
Apothic Raspberry Rose
Description: A light and refreshing cocktail made with Apothic Rose, fresh lemon, raspberries and club soda.
2oz Apothic Rose
.5oz lemon juice
1oz club soda
Top with club soda (about 2oz)
3 raspberries + mint sprigs, for garnish
1.Combine all the ingredients (except the club soda) in a glass with ice.
2. Add the club soda.
3. Top with raspberries and mint sprigs.
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