Well, if any time is the right time for dessert wines it’s the holidays: a time when we look forward to lingering around the table, talking and sharing. Many people might recommend breaking out the dessert wines to accompany dessert. Seems like a natural, except for those who don’t really enjoy desserts! I prefer simple cookies for dessert, perfect to be paired with sweet dessert wines, but an even better pairing is a fine cheese plate!
Many people think about port wine when dessert wines get mentioned, but the truth is there are many more options besides port. What follows is a little rundown of some great options for when you choose to explore dessert wines.