About Rose Cider

About Rose Cider
Rose ciders are blush colored ciders that achieve their color in a variety of ways, traditionally by using red fleshed apples. Inspired by the popularity of rose wine, rose ciders are light, fruity, and festive. Enjoy them on their own or with light summer fare.

Top Picks for Rose Cider

Louis Raison  Rouge Délice Cider
92 points
Deep amber color. Aromas of baked apple pie, geranium, and sorghum with a satiny, crisp, spritzy, fruity light body and a tingling, refreshing, medium-length caramel, golden raisin, roasted walnuts, and roasted banana finish. A sweet, nutty treat that could be a cider stand-in for port.
Brewery Ommegang  Project Cider Rosé
88 points
Salmon amber color. Attractive aromas and flavors of lavender, cassis, lemon balm, and melon rind with a satiny, lively, spritzy, dry-yet-fruity light body and a tingling, charming, breezy finish with impressions of underripe strawberry, rooibos tea, and white pepper finish. A tart and juicy cider with light tannins and stylish aromas; a sophisticated choice for quaffing or pairing.
Two K Farms  2019 Rosé Cider
85 points
Steely pink color. Aromas of pink lady apple, strawberry thumbprint cookies, and honey nut Cheerios with a satiny, tangy, spritzy, dryish light-to-medium body and a polished, brisk green apples and sweet tart candies finish. A light, bright and refreshing Rose Cider.