Philadelphia, PA - National Rosé Day is this Saturday, June 9 and Rosés continue to rise in popularity. According to a recent story in the Wall Street Journal: The latest Nielsen figures show retail dollar sales of non-sparkling rosés have increased by an eye-popping 65% this year over last, while sparkling rosé sales rose by nearly 16%.
Nielsen researchers also found that discussions of rosé occupied social discourse “more than any other popular drink.” According to Danny Brager, Nielsen’s senior vice president for beverage and alcohol, “Every single [rosé] price segment is growing at double digits.” He believes rosé growth will continue for at least several more years.
Drink pink at these local events on Saturday, June 9 and beyond.
- Chez Ben Tasting Menu - Celebrate National Rosé Day at Old City’s all-day French bistro, Chez Ben. Feel the joie de vivre of the Parisians with a three-course menu featuring hand selected rosé to match. Course one features a Frisee Salad served with Sparkling Chateau Moncontour Cremant d'Loire, course two features a whole roasted trout with Le Provençal Côtes de Provence Rosé and course three features a Lemon Curd Napoleon with Jean Luc Colombo Cape Bleue Rosé. $59
- Garces Restaurant 24, will be offering $6 select rosé all day long in celebration of National Rosé Day—a perfect excuse to sip and dine on the patio overlooking the Schuylkill River.
- Bernie Robbins - Sip rosé while shopping for rose gold at Bernie Robbins stores in Somers Point, Marlton, Newtown and Villanova where they’ll serve Rosé all day on June 9. Choose from Roberto Coin’s 18K Rose Gold Princess Diamond Flower Collection Bangle and other special pieces.
- Chef Jose Garces Taste of Rosé at Olón at Tropicana Atlantic City - On Saturday, June 16 join Chef Garces for a delicious dinner menu paired with the perfect Rosés at his seaside seafood restaurant Olón in Tropicana Atlantic City. Oysters, scallops, gazpacho, empanadas and more will be paired with Spanish and South American Rosés. $75