Your Holiday Pairing Guide

December 20, 2016

Wine Enthusiast Executive Editor Susan Kostrzewa and Food Editor Nils Bernstein sat down for a Facebook Live segment to share popular holiday dishes and their perfect wine pairings. If you missed it, don’t fret. Here’s your handy guide to planning a scrumptious holiday soirée this season, from start to dessert.

A wine for when guests arrive

Bodegas Eidosela 2015 Ethereo Albariño (Rías Baixas); $15, 90 points. Lime and grapefruit aromas are a touch pithy and feline but don’t go overboard. Citrusy and minerally on the palate, this tastes of lime, green melon and green banana. A pure, tangy finish holds firm. Best Buy. —Michael