“For that overly competitive friend who often feels more like a nemesis, sending the right signal is key. In the spirit of reconciliation, try a bottle of the 2012 Clean Slate Riesling. A reference to the blue slate stones that line the Mosel River valley, this slightly sweet German Riesling represents the ideal diplomatic gesture.”
Magnifico Mimosas - Add Italian flair to this brunch drink with Prosecco, a usually soft, dry bubbly from the Veneto region. Some varieties are lightly effervescent (frizzante), but we like full sparklers (spumante) like Zardetto Brut.