La vie en Rosé.
I broke my rule nr.1: drink local!
Quick fix: I had to go local.
About 50 km from Stresa you find 2 DOCG: Ghemme and Gattinara. And a DOC Colline Novaresi.
Rosato is a perfect wine for lunch.
And from this district you have plenty of choices.
Nebbiolo grapes make a Rosé for grown-ups.
Salmon pink, fruity, savoury and food-friendly.
Notes of orange peel, strawberries, raspberries and maraschino cherries.
Food pairing: match the color! Grilled seafood and salmon is top!
Summer food. Fancy Salads. Spicy Indian and Thai.