CAA Wine Industry Network's Top Wines for Thanksgiving 2020

Ken Catandella
November 04, 2020

Need some help selecting the perfect wines for Thanksgiving? The Columbia Alumni Wine Industry Network (WIN), has again curated an all-Columbia Alumni wine list for Turkey Day. Visit the CAA Virtual Wine Cellar for more information about the winemakers, wineries, and for alumni discounts.

Finally, join us for our Columbia at Home: Food and Wine Pairings for the Holidays event on November 18! Register here.


CVNE Vina Real Reserva 2015 (Victor Urrutia Ybarra '01BUS, CEO)

Fogline Dry Creek Zinfandel 2016 (Brent Bessire '91CC, Co-Owner)

Tres Sabores Sierra Foothills Barbera 2018 (Julie Johnson '79NRS, Owner and Winemaker)

Angels & Cowboys Proprietary Red 2017 (Yoav Gilat '06BUS, Founder and CEO: Share a Splash Wine Co.)

Le Mistral Joseph’s Blend 2018 (Greg Ahn '05BUS, President & CEO)

Sweetzer Cellars Huber Vineyard Sta. Pinot Noir 2015 (Michael Fogelman '87SOA, Owner)

Salcheto Nobile de Montepulcino 2016 (Ron Prashker '04BUS, Owner)

Cornerstone Cellars 2016 Benchlands Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa Valley (Dr. William "Rusty" Shappley '04VPS and Dr. Rebekah Shappley '06VPS, Co-Owners)



RGNY Viognier 2018 (Pedro Rivero '04SEAS, '05CC, Co-Owner)

13th & Third Lily 2018 (Julie Rothberg '08BUS, Owner)

Folktale Chenin Blanc 2019 (Greg Ahn '05BUS, President & CEO)

CVNE Monopole Classico 2017 (Victor Urrutia Ybarra '01BUS, CEO)

Chene Bleu Aliot 2014 (Xavier Rolet '84BUS, Proprietor)

Tres Sabores Sauvignon Blanc 2019 (Julie Johnson '79NRS, Owner and Winemaker)

Fogline Chardonnay 2018 (Brent Bessire '91CC, Co-Owner)



Flying Goat Cellars Goat Bubbles Brut Cuvee 2016 (Kate Griffith '84SIPA, Proprietor)

Altaneve Prosecco Bianco NV (David Noto '10BUS, Owner)

RGNY Sparkling White NV (Pedro Rivero '04SEAS, '05CC, Co-Owner)

Champagne Stuyvesant Rose NV (Marvina Robinson '05GSAS, Owner)

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