Skip Nav

Green Wines & Festive Cocktails For Thanksgiving

Come Party With Me: Vegetarian Thanksgiving — Drinks



For your vegetarian Thanksgiving, think about going green with the wine. A variety of eco-conscious wineries are offering white and red wines made from sustainably-grown, organic grapes.

Ceago Vinegarden has a pure, clean, biodynamic sauvignon blanc for under $20. For a red varietal, pour a potent, powerful zinfandel like Ridge's Lytton Springs ($33).

Don't forget a water, sparkling apple cider, and a signature cocktail. An unexpected and festive cranberry caipairinha will get guests in the mood. For the recipe, read more



Cranberry Caipirinha
From Food & Wine magazine

Ice
10 fresh cranberries, chopped
1 tablespoon sugar
1 tablespoon water
2 lime wedges
1/3 cup aquavit

  1. Fill a rocks glass with ice.
  2. In a cocktail shaker, using a wooden spoon, muddle the cranberries with the sugar, water and 1 of the lime wedges.
  3. Add the aquavit and a handful of ice and shake well.
  4. Strain into the glass, garnish with the remaining lime wedge and serve.

Serves 1.

Latest Food

Download our Halloween app!

Go to App Store
+