Who needs hot chocolate when you can have wine? As the frigid winter months take center stage, it’s important to know what wines are best suited for this time of the year. Here at Jonathan’s Ristorante, an Italian restaurant in Huntington, our extensive wine list is every wine lover’s dream come true. Awarded Wine Spectators “Award of Excellence” from 2004-2013, our wine cellar is stocked full of assorted wines from all over the world. From California, Italy, France, to Australia- our selection will surely satisfy all your desires.
But as the temperatures change, so do people’s preferences. While “Rosé all day”, might have been the perfect elixir from March to October, a fuller, heartier wine might be the preferred choice during the cold blustery months.
Here are three wines currently in stock guaranteed to tantalize your taste your taste buds and leave you wanting more…
- Cabernet, Joseph Carr, Napa– Smell the aroma of black cherry, tobacco, and vanilla, with this full bodied Cabernet wine. With a healthy dose of tannins combined with a spicy level of acidity, taste the black fruit flavor as you savor the long finish.
- Shiraz, Three Rings, Barossa Valley- Receiving 90+ ratings amongst the world wine press, this critically acclaimed wine is sure to be a hit with wine lovers. Containing 15.5% alcohol- this rich red wine offers a variety of tastes such as black cherries, rich chocolate, and ripe juicy plums flesh. Some food that goes great with it are grilled lamb, beef stew, and steak.
- Zinfandel, Turley, Juvenile– Full bodied and with a medium level of acidity, this well-balanced wine’s aroma consists of red fruits, brown sugar,and white pepper. With a long, spicy finish- you will savor the flavors of raspberry liqueur, cherries on the palate.
As one of the best restaurants on Long Island, we aim to give you the best and most authentic Italian experience possible. So if you’re looking for a restaurant in Huntington that offers exquisite service, decadent food, and amazing wine at affordable prices, Jonathan’s Ristorante is the place to be! Call today to set up your reservation!