Refreshing Summer Sipping Wines

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We loved having Brooke of The Brooke Blend in studio today to talk all things refreshing summer sipping wines! Listen up, then grab one for the patio and create a fabulous summer night.

Albarino Day: Similar to a Sauvignon Blanc. Light, refreshing, bright acidity. Mostly grown in Spain.

Viognier: a full-bodied white wine. Similar to a Chardonnay. Originated in Southern France

Rose: Known as pink wine, it’s become very popular. Made from red grapes, this one has a shorter skin contact period (fermentation) of only a few hours. Winemakers determine what color they want the wine to be!

Pinot Noir: A light red wine perfect for summer. Aug. 18th is national Pinot Noir Day. Originated in Burgundy, France.

Spritzers: Brooke tells us what you can add to wines for sweetness and/or additional flavors.

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Deena Manzanares
Deena Marie Manzanares is a Utah native, but lived in NYC for a few years while attending the Atlantic Theater Company Acting School. Locally, she has worked as a professional actor for years in both stage and film.

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