International Wine Shop
November 21, 2013

            Here on the Long Island Sound, our record low for the month of November stands at 26 degrees below freezing! We need deep, earthy reds to ward off that chill, and, happily, they're also the perfect wines to complement the traditional holiday dishes of this period.
Perfect Pairings; the Key to Ensuring that Eating and Drinking are Merry 
Essentially American
Dinastia Vivanco delivers aromas of cinnamon and toasted tobacco,
welcoming you to a Tempranillo Crianzathat's lively and expressive. Pair by with rich, savory foods that are braised, or stuffed then;oven-roasted. It's the ideal; medium-bodied accompaniment to any traditional Thanksgiving turkey dinner, also working well with spicy, sweet, heady tastes of holiday desserts like pumpkin and pecan pie.


International Celebration


Domaine Jean-Marc Bernhard's Riesling Vieilles Vignes enjoys delicate nose that's all citrus. Riesling's famously food-friendly, perfectly complementing the traditional Hanukkah dinner. Also pair with substantial meats, like brisket and tongue, and classic latke recipes.
Top Rated 



To the eye the wine is bright and luminous. It displays an intense cherry red colour with deep and attractive scarlet shades on the rim of the glass.

On the nose there is an aromatic depth of fine and more

The bouquet consists of mature red berries, with hints of smoke, vanilla, and spice. Well-structured in the mouth, this Crianza is expressive and meaty and possesses a good balance more

 Domaine Jean-Marc Bernhard Riesling Vieilles Vignes 

The Deep vibrant red color. Fresh summer bramble fruit aromas with a hint of earth and forest floor. Flavors emerge with red plum, cherries, and hints of graphite and other minerals. The wines texture is elegant more
Find your perfect red wine            

A well-chosen wine needn't be tied to dining, and makes a great stand-alone gift. Come into the store, or select from our vast online inventory; either way, our experts here at the International Wine Store will offer the best advice.

The professionals at International Wine Shop can help

you choose red wines for your Thanksgiving Day celebration

from the large selection of wines available at InternationalWineShop.



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