- On February 11, 2019
There’s nothing more romantic than a bottle of bubbles! Whether you splurge on a great bottle of Champange or stick with a favorite Prosecco, raising a toast to your partner is a great way to start off the night. Here are some of our favorites:
Le Coulture Fagher Valdiobadene Prosecco $17.99
A staff favorite, this Prosecco is super flavorful at a great price.
Kobal Blaufrankish Rosé $20.99
A super fun sparkling rosé from Slovenia made from 100% Blaufrankish for something a little different
Marc Hebrart Brut Rose $57.99
This is a beautiful and delicate rosé Champagne that’s sure to get anyone in the mood.
Pink wines may seem a little cliché for Valentine’s Day but we love them anyways! We have dozens of roses on sale for the month of February. Stop in and ask one of our wine staff for a recommendation.
Pair with cheeses and cured meats, salmon, roasted chicken, Brussels sprouts, and pork tenderloin.
#3 Big Reds
It is cold out and a great big, soft, and spicy red is just what the weather ordered. If you’re cooking a special meal at home for your sweetie here are a few great reds to impress.
Bussola Ca del Laito Valpolicella Ripasso $23.99
A round, soft Italian red, full of black fruit and a little earth and will pair perfectly with risotto, pasta, and braised meats.
Font Sane Gigondas $24.99
This Grenache, Syrah blend is elegant with notes of cherry, dried herbs, and black pepper. Pairs well with aged cheese, rich stews, and spare ribs.
Ridge East Bench Zinfandel $36.99
Blackberry, cocoa licorice on the nose. Full-bodied palate with fig and plum fruit, and chalky tannins. Pair with prime rib, beef short rib, blue cheese, or even dark chocolate.
#4 Dessert Wines
A little something sweet on Valentine ’s Day is almost obligatory. Why not serve a dessert wine with some cheese, chocolate, fruit, or on its own!
Pfeffingen Beerenauslese Scheurebe 375mL SALE $35.99/Reg. $39.99
This is one of the best dessert wines we’ve had in a long time! It’s super complex with notes of honey, apricot, pineapple, orange peel and more. It has a rich sweetness but finishes with high acidity that keeps your mouth watering for more. Worth every penny!
Kopke 10 Year Tawny 375mL $19.99, 750ML $38.99
Flavors of nuts, caramel, brown raisins, a little cocoa powder, and a small hint of cinnamon. The perfect pairing for chocolate desserts or blue cheese and aged salty cheeses.