December 9, 2007
The perfect wine for Thanksgiving turkey is Chateau Reynella, Shiraz, Mc Laren Vale, Australia 2002. This delicious, vibrant red wine will give the dish punch while balancing nicely with your side dishes.
Retail: Approximately $17 per bottle.
The “Sommelier” Joe Weis is the Director of Food and Beverage at Wish Restaurant. With a degree in Hospitality Management from the well-respected University in his native land of Germany and his passion for wine, he has been regarded an expert in the field. “Wine was a big part of my culture and with Germany’s proximity to France there was always great wine in the house.” Weis credits those childhood memories, as well as time spent working in German wine yards during college, for steering him towards hospitality. Under Weis’ auspices, Wish has won Wine Spectator’s “Award for Excellence” for four consecutive years.