Wine for Normal People (wine, thanksgiving)

Happy Thanksgiving! We discuss the ideal wines to go with this hard-to-pair meal with specifics down to producers in some cases! We focus on American wines for this very American holiday.

 

Here is the line up this year (explanations all included in the podcast!):

1. American sparkling

2. Off-dry Riesling, Chenin Blanc or Gewurztraminer

3. Dry rosé

4. Oregon Pinot Noir

5. Central Coast or Washington State Syrah

 

From our family to yours -- a happy, safe, fun Thanksgiving! Enjoy!

Direct download: 147_Ep_147__Thanksgiving_Pairings_2015.mp3
Category:wine, Thanksgiving -- posted at: 1:21am EDT

Happy Thanksgiving Canadians! In this mini episode we recommend some wines to have on the table...and a way to serve them! We are thankful for you!

 

Here are the wines we mention:

Sparkling wine / sparkling rosé
Off-dry Riesling or Chenin Blanc (Spätlese or Vouvray)
Northern Rhône -- Crozes-Hermitage, St-Joseph
Bordeaux
Oaked Chardonnay 
Sweet wines: Vins doux Naturels, Port
 
Direct download: Mini_Podcast__Pairings_for_Canadian_Thanksgiving_FINAL.mp3
Category:wine, Thanksgiving -- posted at: 12:45pm EDT

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