White Wine is the perfect accompaniment to chicken, fish and soft cheeses as well as being a great choice alongside many a dessert. Best served chilled to bring out the different flavours; white Wine can be crisp and dry or sweet and fruity depending on its style. Luckily for wine lovers, there are a vast number of types available, all dependant on the grapes used and the regions unique climate.
White Wine gets its bright or slightly yellowy hue thanks to the removal of the grape skins at the start of the fermentation process. The taste of the grapes along with the maturing process of the Wine means that each specific Wine has its discernible flavour. Whether you prefer the light, melon-like notes of a Pinot Grigio or the dry, aromatic taste of a Sauvignon Blanc, the only thing to do is to dive in and start tasting.
Keep a couple of bottles in the fridge, so you are prepared for an impromptu dinner party or summer to get together. TheDrinksBasket we have a great variety of white wines available, both from well-established vineyards and smaller, unique businesses so why not understand tasting today?