Hello there! I'm Dr. Vinifera, or "Vinny" for short. Ask me your toughest wine questions, from the technical aspects of winemaking to the fine points of etiquette. I hope you find my answers educational and even amusing. Looking for a particular answer? Check my archive and my FAQs. You can also follow me on Twitter: @AskDrVinny.
Dear Dr. Vinny,
What is the best type of wine to be enjoyed during summer or in a tropical climate?
If you’re trying to rub in the fact that I can’t recall the last time I was in a tropical climate, it’s working. That said, you can drink anything you want in any climate, during any season. But if you’re like me, you’ll reach for crisp whites, dry rosés and sparkling wines when the temperatures climb.
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