Picking the right wine

April 21, 2008 12:00:00 AM PDT
Leigh Glaser visited Morton's steakhouse in San Francisco in search of tips on how to pick the right wine to enhance your next meal or gathering.

Wine and food pairings:

Shrimp cocktail and oysters
Pinot grigio

Salad with blue cheese dressing
White wine

Summertime wines for an outdoor BBQ
Lighter pinot grigio, sauvignon blanc, or pinot noir.

Big cabernet, pinot noir, or meritage.

Chocolate cake or berry dessert
Ice wine or a rosé.

For more information on Morton's, visit: www.mortons.com

400 Post St., Lower Level
San Francisco, CA 94102
(415) 986-5830