Bam! Emeril Lagasse Launched a Wine Collection!
Chef Emeril Lagasse curated not one, but two wine collections for TastingRoom.com
Chef Emeril Lagasse knows how to wake up your taste buds. Now with the help of TastingRoom.com, he’s going to help liven up your next dinner party.
The chef is the first in a series of celebrity chefs who are curating wine collections for the site. Both of his collections Emeril’s Holiday Party Sampler and Emeril’s Everyday Sampler come with suggested food and wine pairings for meals and customized tasting notes too. Perfect for foodies as well as wine neophytes.
With the holidays coming up, you might want to think about either giving Emeril’s Holiday Party Sampler ($39.95, tastingroom.com) as a gift or using it for yourself for that big T-day dinner. The collection includes these wines: 2010 Schug Carneros Chardonnay, 2010 Patz & Hall Sonoma Coast Chardonnay, 2010 Patz & Hall Sonoma Coast Pinot Noir, 2007 Jake-Ryan Cellars Bald Mtn. Vineyard Zinfandel, 2009 Gundlach Bundschu Sonoma Valley Merlot, 2009 Clayhouse “Show Pony” Red Cedar Vineyard Paso Robles Petite Sirah.
Emeril’s Everyday Sampler ($32.95, tastingroom.com) is perfect for dinner with friends or a date. Wines in the collection are: 2011 Dry Creek Vineyard Dry Creek Valley Sauvignon Blanc, 2010 Dr. Frank Finger Lakes Semi-Dry Riesling, 2010 Coppola “Director’s Cut” Russian River Valley Pinot Noir, 2010 Il Cuore “The Heart” Mendocino County Barbera, 2010 Decoy Winery Sonoma County Merlot, 2010 Fess Parker Santa Barbara County Syrah
Each sampler contains six 50ml (1.7 oz.) mini bottles
A votre sante!
PJ Gach is Senior Editor: Style + Beauty at BettyConfidential.