Northbrae Bottle Shop
1590 Hopkins St, Berkeley
Best celebratory wine: Barnaut Grand Cru Champagne, $48. Toasty, nutty and beautiful.
Best pre-feast quaff: Charles Bove Sparkling Rosé, $17. Bright, fresh rosé from the Loire Valley.
Best wine for a typical turkey holiday dinner: Poseidon and Stomping Girl Pinot Noir, $31 each. Two lovely wines produced by families living within walking distance of the shop.
Best wine for a holiday fish feast: Stephane Orieux Muscadet Sèvre et Maine, $17. Mineral driven notes pair well with fish of any kind.
Best wine to go with a spicy dessert: Le Père Jules Pommeau de Normandie, $30. A blend of Calvados and Cider for the perfect end to a great Thanksgiving meal.