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  • Wine Slushy Recipe Using Rosé Wine

    As the sun sets and the day cools down, there’s nothing quite like unwinding with a refreshing glass of wine. But why not take it a step further and transform that wine into something even more extraordinary? Enter the Frosé—a frozen concoction that combines the crispness of rosé with the sweetness of fresh strawberries and a tangy hint of lemon, also known as wine slushy.

    Ideal for sipping on a warm evening or serving at a summer gathering, this delightful twist on your typical glass of rosé is sure to impress. Below, you’ll find a simple recipe to create your own Frosé, blending bold flavors and frosty fun into one perfect drink.

    The History of Rosé Wine

    Rosé wine, known for its beautiful pink hue, has a rich history that dates back to ancient times. It is believed that most of the earliest wines were likely similar in color to today’s rosé, as the winemaking techniques involved shorter periods of grape skin contact than modern red wines.

    • Ancient Origins: Rosé wine was prevalent in regions like Greece and Rome where it was easier to produce due to simpler techniques that did not require extended maceration.
    • French Influence: Rosé began to gain popularity in France, particularly in Provence, which is still famous for its rosé today. The region’s climate and grape varieties are ideally suited to producing the wine’s signature style.
    • Modern Revival: In recent decades, rosé has seen a resurgence, particularly among younger drinkers who appreciate its versatility and food-friendly nature. It has shed its reputation as a lesser wine and is now celebrated for its quality and variety.

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    Where to Serve a Frozen Rosé Wine Slushy

    Frosé, with its delightful blend of rosé wine and summer fruits, is perfect for a variety of occasions and settings. Here are some ideal places to serve wine slushy:

    • Outdoor Barbecues: Add a twist to your typical BBQ beverages by offering Frosé. Its cool and refreshing taste is perfect for hot summer days.
    • Wedding Receptions: Serve Frosé during the cocktail hour or at the reception as a unique and festive option that adds a touch of elegance.
    • Pool Parties: Keep your guests cool and refreshed by the poolside with this slushy treat.
    • Beach Gatherings: A portable frozen drink machine can turn a beach day into a memorable occasion with delicious, icy Frosé.
    • Home Entertaining: Impress your guests at dinner parties or casual get-togethers at home by serving this sophisticated yet playful drink.

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    • 1 bottle (750ml) hearty, bold rosé (Pinot Noir or Merlot rosé recommended)
    • 1/2 cup sugar
    • 8 oz fresh strawberries, hulled
    • 2 1/2 oz fresh lemon juice


    1. Start by chilling your bottle of rosé in the refrigerator.
    2. In a medium saucepan, combine the sugar with 1/2 cup of water and bring to a boil.
    3. Stir until the sugar has fully dissolved.
    4. Add the hulled strawberries, remove from heat, and let the mixture sit for about 30 minutes to infuse the syrup with the strawberry flavor.
    5. Strain the mixture through a sieve into a small bowl to remove the strawberry solids.
    6. Cover and refrigerate the syrup until it’s cold.
    7. In a blender, combine the chilled rosé, fresh lemon juice, and 3.5 oz of the cold strawberry syrup.
    8. Puree the mixture until smooth.
    9. our the blended mixture into a frozen drinks machine or Margarita machine and let it churn until it reaches a slushy consistency.


    Garnish with a fresh strawberry and serve immediately to enjoy a refreshing Frosé.

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