If you’re looking for summer in a bottle, look no further than Mirassou Moscato ($12) which boasts bright, fruit aromas like orange blossom and pineapple and is widely available nationwide; mirassou.com.
As Lisa Vanderpump likes to remind us, “Life isn’t all diamonds and rose, but it should be.” Jean Luc Colombo Rose ($12.99) pairs beautifully with apps, fish, poultry and vegetarian dishes for your next summer soiree.
It may be summer but you’re not willing to give up your red wine? No problem! If you’re looking for a blend that will be light on your waistline and your wallet, Skinnygirl California Red Blend ($8.99) is your perfect match; skinnygirlcocktails.com.
Gainey 2012 Estate Sauignon Blanc ($15) contains notes of fresh honeydew melon, bright citrus and some subtle earthy aromas,, making it a vibrant choice for seafood, poultry and salads; gaineyvineyard.com.
Mionetto Prosecco Brut DOC ($14.99) is the real deal—produced in the heart of the Prosecco region of Italy. The clean dry finish of this sparkling wine is divine and for the price it can’t be beat; mionettoproseccousa.com.
Fashionstas, your minds are about to be blown. Viama Collezione Privata Rosso ($15) is the equivalent of two bottles of wine in a box…shaped like a purse! If the packaging isn’t enough to reel you in, the bouquet of red berries and currant should seal the deal; mionettoproseccousa.com/viamawines.
Looking to add a little red, white and blue to your backyard barbecue? Chateau Ste. Michelle Merlot ($15) has you covered with the red. Black cherry, leather and spice are layered with rich dark red fruits to produce this bottle of deliciousness; ste-michelle.com.