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Top 10 Summer Wines

Summertime, and the Livin' Is Easy

Enza Sparkling Rose, one of GAYOT's Top 10 Summer Wines

The Best Wines for Summer Sippin'

Hot summer days and warm summer nights call for lighter wines that won't weigh you down. From crisp sparklers and aromatic whites to refreshing rosés and sweet dessert wines, each of GAYOT's Top 10 Summer Wines are perfect for taking along on picnics, dining al fresco or simply lounging in the sun. We've chosen a variety of wines from California and Italy to New York and New Zealand, showcasing some of the best wines that each region has to offer. They're good values, too, with most selections priced in the $15 to $20 range. Be sure to check out GAYOT's Top 10 Barbecue Wines and Top 10 Rosés for more options.


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21st Amendment Hell or High Watermelon Wheat, one of GAYOT's Top 10 Summer Beers
BEAT THE HEAT
Top 10 Summer Beers
The warm summer weather calls for lighter beers with plenty of flavor. Whether you prefer fruity, malty or spicy beers, use our selections to help you find the perfect bottle.

PRETTY IN PINK
Top 10 Rosés
Particularly popular during the summer months, rosés appeal to both red and white wine lovers. Check out GAYOT's Top 10 Rosés for something cool and refreshing to help beat the heat.
Check out GAYOT's Top 10 Rosés for some of the best pink wines produced worldwide

 

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