Episode 19: Thanksgiving Wine: It's All About Jay Z and Affordability

Let me help you zen out through Turkey Day prep with some wine related hacks you'll truly be thankful for. 

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White Wine:

  • Gruner Veltliner (go for the the liter) 

  • Picpoul De Pinet

  • Chardonnay (try for the un-oaked awesome) 

Red Wine: 

  • Beaujolais. Beaujolais Village, Beaujolais Cru (the best of the gamay grape)

  • The Piedmont Trio: Barbera, Dolcetto, Nebbilo

  • Zinfandel (higher alcohol = riper zin, lower alcohol = medium zin)

Sparkling Wine

  • Champgane ( Go for Non-Vintage)

  • American Sparklers: Schramsberg (the lower priced one is amaze), Gruet (go for the Blanc De Noirs)

  • Lambrusco (Any one will do)