Christmas Dinner Wine Pairings – An Expert’s Guide
We’ve put together a delicious selection of wines to accompany your Christmas Day with glee & help make the meal extra special with perfect pairings for every stage of the festivities! The cases have been carefully chosen wine & food matches, covering all budgets…
It’s Christmas!!! Dinner Accompaniment Case
A collection of perfect pairings for your traditional Christmas dinner, from that first celebratory pop through to a sweet english finish for the flaming Christmas pud! This case includes-
Cuvée Françoise – Starting the celebrations with a light & crisp pop! The granny smith aromas and acidity could accompany your smoked salmon breaky or as your salty snacks & aperitif.
Montsable – A wonderfully balanced Chardonnay to compliment your traditional turkey with its creaminess; A pale golden hue, with scents of blossom & cinnamon spice on the nose rather nice with a nut-roast.
Grace Bridge – A silky smooth classic Pinot expressing cherries and light red fruits showing some complexity due to age, another suited match for your festive food.
Somerset Iced Cider – Think Iced wine with a twist… A sweet finish to accompany your christmas pud or… if you like the sweet/salty combination your cheese course.
Oh Come Oh Ye Faithful Premium Case
A joyful & triumphant selection of wines to match each stage of your Christmas banquet, two of each to keep the fun flowing! Here what we chose and why…
Davenport – An English Sparkling made with the same grapes and traditional method as Champagne but grown in the beautiful Sussex countryside. A local fizz to start of the festivity’s.
St Romain – A classic expression of Burgundy hosting attractively well-detailed flavours that possess notes of both salinity and minerality; A great Chardonnay match for the Roast Dinner.
Valpolicella Ripasso Superiore – A juicy Italian wine expressing darker fruit notes and some nutty aged characteristics. To compliment many components of your feast, gravy, pigs in blankets… even the cheese course!
A Fine Fine Christmas Deluxe Case
It’s Christmas after all… treat yourself to this case of fine festive cheer, collated to complement each course of your Christmas Day feast!
Billecart Champagne – A stunning golden, straw yellow colour, illuminated by it’s slow-rising plethora of bubbles and a persistent & abounding mousse. Starting the day the right way…
Chassagne Montrachet – Old vines grown in premium sites giving us an intense & beautifully scented Chardonnay, with aromas of flinty, chalky minerality, ripe fruits, with subtle hints of toasty oak. Full-bodied with a lush creaminess on the palate – luxurious & delectable! A winter white to pair with the turkey, wellington, roasties and the rest!
Cross Barns Cabernet Sauvignon-Complex & diverse notes across the palette – ripe blackberries, red currants, cacao & cigar box, fresh tobacco & crushed wild berries. Wonderfully complex & long lasting perfect for cosying up and roasting the chestnuts.
Joh.Jos Auslese- This Riesling is full of flavour, opening with notes of apple, pear, and rich peach notes that pair with smooth acidity and the herbacious notes. A sweet wine that will make you savour every mouthful and is a cracking accompaniment for your Christmas pud or if you’re into juxtaposing flavours a Cheese platter will enjoy the honeyed touch!
Our Hydrators are at hand to advise with bespoke matches and wine recommendation to maximise the enjoyment of your festive food!
Hydrator @Twisted Cellar, WSET 3 Accredited