Please join in and vote. It is wine pairing in 6 different categories: chicken, beef, pizza. cheese, seafood, dessert. Click on each image below for each different category. I have nominated a wine in each of the categories.
If you tweet, use the hashtag #GCWM. Thanks!
Best Chicken Wine
Best Beef Wine
Best Pizza Wine
Best Cheese Wine
Best Seafood Wine
Best Dessert Wine
Thanks for your votes!
Note – There is a bit of confusion. The image for the Riverview is the same as the Ravine wine. That’s an oops I am trying to correct.
For this season’s New Year’s celebrations, she says, “There are some terrific bubblies that will add sparkle to your holidays without taking a shine to your wallet.” She recommends the following bubblies…
#1 Santa Margherita Prosecco Di Valdobbiadene Brut (Italy). She says it is surprisingly rich and toasty, yet packed with luscious peach and pear notes.
#2 Freixenet Cordon Rosado (Spain) – She says it has lovely aromas of fresh raspberries and strawberries.
But in the latest edition of “The Wine Trials” most wine drinkers reported again that they preferred a $12 bottle of Domaine Ste. Michelle Cuvee Brut from Washington State to the $150 Dom Perignon.
“At a minimum it seems clear that many Americans might be wasting at least $138, at least where taste is concerned,” he said.
Looking for more suggestions? You can read the full article in The Gazette at
“The guy who invented the first wheel was an idiot. The guy who invented the other three, HE was a genius.” ~ Sid Caesar
“There are many spokes on the wheel of life. First, we’re here to explore new possibilities.” ~ Ray Charles
Tonight I spent some time looking for the wine tasting wheel. Little did I know but there are a whole lotta wheels out there. Wine, beer, cognac, cheese, chocolate, coffee, peppermint, cigar and….. body odour!!! Love it!
Here are some wine wheels. They are really helpful developing a palatte and identifying what you taste and experience. Enjoy!
1. The Wine Aroma Wheel
The wine aroma wheel is in my book and the owner has asked that it not be posted here. So…. buy the book!!