Two years ago I setup a Rosé wine tasting for family and friends to see if we could all agree on a summer favorite. Click to read.
The group asked if we could do it again, with white wines, so I was happy to oblige.
The 5 wines I chose are all wines that I recommend to people on a regular basis for these reasons:
• They are inexpensive, all under $15, and a few under $10 on sale.
• All are relatively easy to find- they are carried in most wine stores in the country.
• They are consistent-not too much variation from vintage to vintage.
Granted, these wines aren’t going to blow you away with layers of complexity, but let’s be honest… summer wines should be simple, well chilled, and refreshing.
*All wines were tasted blind with tasting sheets for the drinkers to circle flavors, grape variety, country of origin and to write comments.
So here are the wines with some “professional” tasting notes along with comments from all of us non-professional wine drinkers who just want a great summer white…