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Happy Hanukkah!

Happy Hanukkah!

We wish you a happy 8-days of celebration from everyone here at Gold Medal Wine Club. Each night, light a candle, eat some delicious foods and, of course, enjoy some wine!

Here are a few wine pairing ideas for some classic Hanukkah dishes:

Beef brisket at Hanukkah dinner


Try opening a bottle of Malbec, Zinfandel, Merlot, or a Bordeaux red blend.

Here are some we recommend:

Premonition Cellars 2019 Zinfandel - Double Gold Medal

Mountain View Vintners 2021 Merlot - Special Selection

Madroña Vineyards 2018 Malbec - Special Selection

a plate of potato latkes


These pair best with white wines such as a Chardonnay or a Pinot Gris but are also perfect for sparkling wines and Champagne!

Here are some of our favorites:

Tamber Bey 2019 Chardonnay - 90 Points

Iron Horse Vineyards 2018 Chardonnay - 92 Points

Potato Kugel

Potato Kugel

Enjoy this dish with a Pinot Noir, Syrah, or even a Cabernet Sauvignon.

Here are some you should try:

Kendric Vineyards 2018 Pinot Noir - 93+ Points

AJA Vineyards 2016 Syrah - 91 Points

Lightpost 2018 Cabernet Sauvignon - Double Gold Medal

Hanukkah sufganiyot


This jelly doughnut deserves nothing but the best - Champagne!

Here is a bottle we are currently featuring:

Vincent d'Astree Brut Champagne - Directly imported from France