Aldi's $8 Rosé Has Been Ranked One of the Best in the World

It beat out bottles Aldi's £5.99 Rosé Ranked One Of The World's Best - Aldi Rosé Wins Awardsthree times its price.

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First it launched alcoholic ice pops (opens in new tab), then a flamingo pool inflatable (opens in new tab), and NOW Aldi has basically made our summer plans complete because we've just discovered that its own-brand rosé (opens in new tab) is one of the best in the whole world—and it only costs $8!

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Yep, Aldi's Côtes de Provence Rosé (opens in new tab) beat rivals that were up to three times the price at the International Wine Challenge (AKA, the Oscars of the wine world) to scoop a prestigious silver medal, the Sun (opens in new tab) reports.

Hailed for its hints of "strawberry, white fruit, and subtle spice," this pale pink delight is now right at the top of our shopping list.

Tony Baines, Aldi's Joint Managing Director of Corporate Buying, said: "It has been a huge year for innovation at Aldi. We've not only expanded our sparkling range, but also introduced a brand new French initiative. We have been working closely with renowned winemaker Jean Claude Mas to change perceptions around French wine, which is often perceived as expensive and intimidating, so it is fantastic to see some of these products acknowledged as some of the best in the world."

By this point we'd basically like to move into an Aldi store ...

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Francesca Rice
Francesca Rice

Francesca is the Digital Editor at Red, mostly covering fashion and beauty for the site. She has a passion for travel, books and pizza, so a holiday in Italy is pretty much her dream scenario.