Gobble Up These Top Wine Picks for Turkey Day!
Thanksgiving is just around the corner. Undoubtedly, hours will be spent in the kitchen preparing for the years most bountiful feast… but how long did you spend thinking about which wines you’ll be having to wash it all down? This is a holiday with a whole lot of 2 things: Side dishes and Drink preferences. How do you pick the right bottles to match with so many flavors, and keep the whole family happy? Check out our guide to Turkey Day wine pairing. You’ll be thankful you did.
First thing’s first. Get the bubbles flowing. Nothing is more versatile than Champagne, and every sip gives you something to be thankful for. It’s the ideal aperitif, pairs with every hors d’oeuvres under the sun, and helps you remember to celebrate the little things in life. Champagne is elegant enough for roasted white meat, complex enough for Grandma’s famous stuffing, and cleanses the palate after every bite of gravy soaked mashed potatoes. And don’t forget about the biscuits! Champagne has a freshly baked bread flavor that makes these two the perfect match.
Our Suggestion: Piper Heidsieck Brut NV: Classic, well-structured and fruit-forward, the Cuvée Brut is a blend of all three main grapes in the Champagne region: Pinot Noir, Pinot Meunier and Chardonnay. It is golden in colo