So what are the most important elements of any meal then? Sauces pretty much top the list, though with a traditional meal like Thanksgiving, you can also identify themes for the menu. For example, is your menu sweet with lots of yams, marshmallows and cranberries? Or is it more on the savory side with bacon, herbs, and garlic playing leading roles?
Once you decide on which side of the sweet/savory line your meal falls, you can begin to narrow down the wines that will work with that style of meal. Now it’s time to take a look at step #2.
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