Thanksgiving Reds | WYPR

Thanksgiving Reds

Nov 7, 2018

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Buying wines for Thanksgiving dinner can be a challenge. Print out this list of recommended reds, or click the links to purchase Cellar Notes recommendations at Kenilworth Wine & Spirits.

The Wines

Price key:  $=less than $20  $$= $20-40   $$$=$40-60  $$$$=above $60 VALUE = exceptional quality for the money

Quality key:  * = decent wine   ** = very good wine   *** = superb wine   ****= elite

Chateau Gaillard Morgon '15  **  $ VALUE

Beaujolais at its gutsiest and juiciest, bright and mouthwatering 

Domaine Grand Veneur "Les Champauvins" Cotes du Rhone '15  **  $$

A baby Chateauneuf du Pape, cries out for smoked turkey

Seghesio Zinfandel, Sonoma '16  **1/2  $$

Big, rich, fruity wine from a long-loved producer

Fossil Point Pinot Noir, Edna Valley '15  **1/2  $  VERY GOOD VALUE

A juicy pinot that will match up well with turkey and all the fixings

En Route Pinot Noir, "Les Pommiers" Russian River Valley  *** $$

Pricey, but ideal for a Thanksgiving splurge, silky, flavor packed