Coastal Wine Guide

Boost the flavor of your next meal with our wine tasting picks and pairings. Also, find wine tasting trips, tips, and more.

15 No-Fail Seafood & Wine Pairings

What's the best wine for any meal? The one you like. Scroll through Food Editor Julia Rutland's favorite combos for easy inspiration.

Mussels in Tomato-Basil Wine Sauce
Photographer: Jean Allsopp


Recipe: Mussels in Tomato-Basil Wine Sauce

Try it with: Verdicchio, Pinot Grigio, or Bardolino

Julia loves: Donnafugata Chiarandà, Contessa Entellina DOC, Sicily, about $35

Absolutely not required, but consider pairing the ethnicity of the food to the wine.


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