What’s better than a good bottle of white wine for Christmas?
Choosing a bottle of white wine can be very difficult considering the vast array of options available. We want to make your life easier, so have put a guide together listing our favourite white wines for the Christmas period…
Garmence – Vire Clesse – France
This beautiful white wine is the perfect wine for Christmas evening with the family around a nice warm fire. Full of flavour, this wine it not too heavy on the tongue nor too oaky, just a perfect energetic and crisp flavour which has notes of green apple and lemon involved. Warning, you can’t buy just one of these bottles! This delicious wine is so good that you will want to have a few bottles to avoid disappointment when it’s gone.
Shop here: For the Garmence – VIRÉ CLESSÉ – FRANCE £13.00 Link
Domaine Louis Moreau, Chablis
The Domaine Louis Moreau is a great wine, which goes perfectly with most fish dishes. Dry and crisp this refreshing, well balanced chardonnay is a very affordable, yet delicious. It’s delicate and easy to drink; you will be able to taste the flavours of green apple which give it a fresh feel. This is a bottle which any wine enthusiast would appreciate
Shop here: For the Domaine Louis Moreau, Chablis £16.99 Link
Rustenberg Straw Wine
Changing to a dessert wine, we have the Rustenberg Straw white. Sweet but vibrant and fruity, this dessert wine has gathered praise from numerous wine lovers for its freshness and taste. The aromas of honey, marmalade and ripe peach really stand out. Partnered with your Christmas pudding this is a sure winner.
Shop here: For the Rustenberg Straw Wine £13.49 Link
Meursault – Single Bottle
Perfect with a roast chicken or a turkey, this bottle of Chardonnay is an ideal choice if you are after something special to have with your Christmas dinner. The bottle is a 2011 vintage which is made with grapes from vines which are more than 40 years old. The flavours of apples and peaches really stand out with this wine, with a hint of butter and roasted nuts.
Shop here: For the Meursault £32.00 Link
Garmence – Vermentino DIGallura – Italy
Offering a delightful fruity flavour, the Garmence Vermentino is the perfect opportunity to wow your guests with a wine which they won’t forget. Made from the great island of Sarnia, this wine offers the perfect pairing with many courses but post importantly your Christmas dinner. It also goes well with hard cheese and a lot of seafood.
Shop here: For the Vermentino DIGallura – Italy £11.50 Link
Have you got a white wine which you particularly like? Let us know in the comments below…