NED BENEDICT & BRYAN GARCIA
S2, EPISODE 2
Grand Cru Selections is a NYC-based wine importer and distributor of fine wines from around the world, representing some of the most passionate winemakers and sought after wineries. We talk global wines and how wine gets from the vineyard to your table with Ned Benedict and Bryan Garcia.
What are you drinking now?
NB: Chablis from France
BG: Light bodied red wine from Spain and Canary Islands, Ribeira Sacra
Favorite wine and food pairing?
NB: De Fermo Abruzzo, Italy with Korean food
BG: Bourgogne Rouge with Japanese food
Favorite wine restaurant or bar?
NB: Maialino, NYC, any Danny Meyer restaurant because of its great Champagne service
BG: The Modern, NYC
Favorite all time wine?
NB: 1971 La Tache from Burgundy, France
BG: Noel Verset Cornas, France
Best wine under $15?
NB: White: Peppier Muscadet
BG: White: Jo Landron Muscadet, Loire, France. Red: Envinate, Spain
Weekly Wine Sip:
2015 Bodega Chacra Sin Azufre Pinot Noir from the Patagonia region of Argentina, $35
2015 Domaine du Pelican Arbois Savagnin Ouille white wine from the Jura region of France, $40