Wine Wednesday: Top Five Wines for Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is a holiday that revolves around love, teddy bears, chocolates, flowers and most importantly – wine. Drinking wine on Valentine’s Day with your special someone (or by yourself) is about as classy as it gets.

But which wine is the best to indulge in for this holiday? Trust us, you can’t go wrong with these five choices.

1. Antucura Cherie Sparkling NV

This sparkling Pinot Noir Rosé carries an aroma of white flowers with a fresh taste. Antucura is the perfect match for appetizers and seafood.

Price: $16

2. Flirt 2011 California Red Wine

This wine is something special for singles and couples alike. Blended with flavors of cherry, berry and a bit of vanilla, it will leave you wanting more. Share this bottle with a group of friends or a potential date over anything from pizza to prime rib.

Price: $12

3. Dievole 2007 Fourplay Rosso

This red wine will get you in the Valentine’s Day mood with its rich flavors of raspberry, strawberry and spices that will tantalize your taste buds. Try pairing this baby with pasta and Parmesan.

Price: $15

4. Verdi Spumante

Deliciously sparkling and zesty, this white wine boasts a soft, fruity flavor. The elegant taste appeals to all crowds, and goes perfectly with orange juice, which means a delicious mimosa could kick off your Valentine’s Day.

Price: $8

5. Leelanau Cellars Winter White

Made in Northern Michigan, this popular table wine is similar to Piesporter and is light-bodied with a semi-sweet taste. Enjoy this wine cold, paired with either chicken or fish.

Price: $7