So we understand you'll be needing some wines for a fancy dinner party, and either means one of two things. Either you are the host, or you are bringing a wine to share with the group.
As host let's keep it
Let's also veer away from the cliché that people favour red wines over white wines. This may have been true in the 1990's, but with so many delicious and age-worthy whites available in Hong Kong right now, it's downright unimaginative. Not to mention that the chances are most people will have been thinking exactly to bring a red for this old reason, and then nobody will have anything to start the meal off with!
We'll suggest three excellent whites that, as a guest, you should be bringing to dinner the next time you are invited.
1) Domaine Pattes Loup - Chablis 1er Cru 'Montmains' 2010
Chablis is a safe and recognizable name that most people will appreciate, it also works amazingly well with most kinds of cuisines—not just oysters. But to bring that extra element of excitement to the party, take it up a notch with an oaked Premier Cru Chablis such as this