8 Harmonious Holiday Wines!

For the holidays nothing sets things off better than the best choice of wines to go with your dinner, appetizer or gathering with friends.  Check out these 8 harmonious selections chosen by the wine experts at Ellwoods in our Indulge department!  And to top things off, if you choose 6 or more of these selections we will give you 10% off — feel free to mix and match! Click to see the wines!

Domaine Calot
Morgon
100% Gamay that has aromas of cherries and blackberries with a nice hint of spice. Best when served slightly chilled.

 

 

 

 

 

 

La Valentina
Pecorino
A dry, crisp white that is medium bodied and fruit driven.  It smells and tastes of lemon zest, green apples, and white peaches with a nice minerality.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Alessandria
Pelaverga
Coming from the commune of Verduno in the Piedmont region of Italy, this is made from the rare grape Pelaverga Piccolo.  It has bright red fruits, and is loaded with spices.  Serve chilled.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tenuta Pederzana
Lambrusco Grasparossa di Castelvetro
Lambrusco is a festive sparkling wine that comes from the Emilia Romagna region in the heart of Italy.  It is dry and full of cherry, strawberry, and raspberry fruit aromas and flavors.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tenuta Mazzolino
Terrazze
Hints of violets, blackberries, and cherries.  Soft and rich on the palate with a nice amount of spice.  Coming from one of our favorite Italian producers.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Chateau du Coing
Chardonnay
French Chardonnay that is delicious and affordable.  Unoaked, so it is fresh and steely with aromas and flavors of pears and quince and a racy minerality.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Manoir de la tete
Saumur
100% Cabernet Franc from the Loire Valley in France.  It has classic Cab Franc characteristics, raspberries with a grassy herbaceousness.  Bright and juicy on the palate with plenty of acidity.

 

 

 

 

 

 

M.Lawrence
“Us” Brut
Sparkling wine from Michigan that we love year after year.  A blend of Chardonnay and Pinot Noir with complex fruit notes and a slight yeastiness.  An incredibly affordable sparkler.