In less than a week, it will be officially fall. That means the glorious return sweater weather, a certain crispness in the air, and the crunch of falling leaves underfoot. Moreover, it unfortunately means the death of rose. So let’s seek out warmer tones that mirror the end of harvest season and those that help take the edge off of the crispness in the air. Instead of diving right into the deep end of the pool and go for the heavy, rich, bold wines but let’s honor the seasonality and dip our toes in a bit at a time for a gradual transition.