Frankie Zhao

Wine picks: Some end-of-summer specials

September 3, 2008 // 0 Comments

By Frankie Zhao As we near the end of summer weather in China, here are a few wines to try before things cool down. At such times, I like a wine with a simple light body and high acidity. Here are some options: Riesling: These tend to have citrus aromas and flavors. Sauvignon Blanc: These tend to be “grassier.” Verdelho: These are aromatic and I find them perfect for summer. Pinot Blanc: These tend to be relatively neutral, but have some some citrus and tree fruit aromas and flavors. Unoaked Chardonnay: These tends to be fresher than their oaked variety, […]