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Thanksgiving Uncorked: Top 10 Wines for the Holiday

“Not what we say about our blessings, but how we use them, is the true measure of our thanksgiving.”– W.T. Purkiser

Another wonderful year nearly ready to put in the can and stored away for posterity. Every year at this time we collectively take a time-out to give a "thanks" for our many blessings. This year when you gather with your families or choose to serve others, use it to embrace them and thank each one of them for being a part of your life, whether you like them or not. I think if we all do that, myself included, we will be better off in the long run. I’m now stepping away from the soapbox, returning you to your regularly scheduled holiday wine review.
Every year at this time, I give my Top Ten Thanksgiving Holiday Wine "picks" and this year is no exception. I know my post is a bit "danger" close for those wanting to stock up for the upcoming holiday. I still have not purchased my fresh turkey as yet, but with a full weekend just ahead, there'…

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