French Wines for Christmas & The Winter Holidays

By Catherine Rickman - December 9, 2023

People toasting with red wine glasses over table of Christmas decorations

As the holidays sneak upon us, it’s time to start thinking about what you’re planning on serving alongside your fabulous holiday feast. These French wines, complete with food pairings, will get you through Hanukkah, Christmas, and New Year’s Eve without a hitch. Starting off are lighter wines to take you from Christmas brunch through the apéritifs, then the list moves into suggestions for hearty main courses and through to dessert or after-dinner caroling. Whether you’re planning a traditional French Réveillon or a cozy meal with family, these are your French holiday wine picks from Frenchly.

Barton & Guestier Vouvray

This 2021 Vouvray from Barton & Guestier is marked by delicate floral, pear, and peach notes typical of chenin blanc. With a well-rounded flavor profile and refreshing finish, this affordable Loire Valley vintage is well suited to smoked salmon and soft cheese. Save it for a Christmas brunch with Eggs Benedict or bagels with lox and cream cheese.


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Learn more about B&G Vouvray "Les Petites Parcelles", HERE