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A Cosmic Guide to Wine Selection

A Cosmic Guide to Wine Selection

Monika Febriana
07 November 2023


Let your zodiac sign unlock your perfect wine match! Discover how your horoscope can influence your wine preferences and elevate your wine experience.


Are you the type of wine enthusiast who craves bold red wine, prefers fizzy sparkling wine, or indulges in sweet rose wine? With so many options to choose from, it can be overwhelming to decide what to drink next. But have you ever considered trying your horoscope to guide your wine selection?

Your zodiac sign can reveal a lot about your personality, and it may even influence your wine preferences. With the opportunity to pair your wine choices with food, weather, and even holidays, why not let the stars guide you to your next bottle?

Earth Sign 

Individuals falling under this zodiac sign are renowned for their reliability, discipline, and down-to-earth nature. Hence, the most suitable wine options are those that originate from the land. 

Capricorn (December 22–January 19)

Capricorns, famous for their diligent and goal-driven character, are naturally inclined towards hard work and achievement. Given their resolute work ethic, the ideal wine for them is a robust option like Cabernet Franc from Inniskillin , known for its earthy and strong herbaceous aromas. This wine offers a delightful mix of flavors, including raspberry, strawberry, and red plum, all leading to a peppery finish.

Taurus (April 20–May 20)

Taurus individuals are renowned for their love of luxury and their willingness to spend for top-quality experiences. They have a penchant for wines that embody a sense of opulence and depth, and that’s precisely why a full-bodied Cabernet Sauvignon from Wynns Coonawarra Estate is the perfect match for them.

Virgo (August 23–September 22)

Virgos, known for their loving and gentle yet practical disposition, find a perfect harmony with wines like Cloudy Bay‘s Pinot Noir, renowned for its nuanced and delicate flavors. This light to medium-bodied wine is distinguished by its floral, fruity, and earthy spice aromas, making it an excellent choice for them.

Fire Sign

Passionate, emotionally driven, and remarkably self-reliant, individuals born under Fire signs are relentless in their pursuit of goals. They’re the spirited souls at gatherings who delight in ensuring that everyone shares their level of enjoyment. Consequently, wines ideally suited for Fire signs are not only warm and welcoming but also boast spicy undertones and elevated acidity, placing them squarely in the spotlight.

Aries (March 21–April 19) 

The Aries individual is often depicted as a fearless and ambitious ram. To balance their ambitious nature, a robust and bold wine is required. The perfect wine choice for this zodiac sign is Zinfandel, a high-alcohol wine with a bold combination of fruity spiciness and a smoky body. You can try Zinfandel from Ridge Vineyards

Leo (July 23–August 22) 

Who can rival Leo’s confidence ? This zodiac sign embodies the lion’s confident and optimistic traits. To complement their personality, the perfect wine choice is a New World Shiraz from Hardys Wines, known for its bold flavors that dominate both the initial taste and the finish, with a unique mid-palate sensation.

Sagittarius (November 22–December 21) 

Sagittarius individuals are renowned for their love of freedom and adventurous spirit. Given their personality, the perfect wine to complement them is Sangiovese. This wine offers a unique taste, blending notes of cherry, roasted tomato, oregano, and even espresso. What’s more, it pairs seamlessly with a wide array of culinary delights. You can find this wine at Tenuta Luce.

Water Sign

Characterized by their empathy and consideration, Water signs excel at providing subtle wisdom and support to those in their circle. They’re like that dependable friend you turn to whenever you face challenges, whether it’s a job loss, relationship woes, or just a bit of life’s chaos. Therefore, it’s no surprise that the ideal wine choices for these signs are those that offer a smoothness and complexity.

Cancer (June 21 – July 22) 

While they may appear strong on the outside, Cancer individuals are inherently caring and always protective of their loved ones. The fusion of their watery element and Cancer’s character finds its match in Barbera wine from Mauro Molino, known for its deep color yet boasting a taste that is low in mouth-drying tannins and high in acidity.

Scorpio (October 23 – November 21)

Scorpios are renowned for their stubborn yet inquisitive nature, symbolized by the scorpion. To satisfy their innate curiosity, a wine with complex flavors is required. Bodega Norton‘s Malbec, with its full-bodied intensity and notes of black cherry, blackberry, and cocoa, perfectly complements the Scorpio’s character.

Pisces (February 19 – March 20)

What comes to mind when discussing Pisces? You’re likely envisioning romantic and dreamy individuals. Given their gentle nature, the perfect wine choice is Rose by Sababay Winery. This wine offers fruity notes of strawberry, melon, and citrus with a lighter side, yet it still provides a delightful range from sweet to savory to dry.

Air Sign

Air signs, known for their adaptability, hold the reputation of being the most effortlessly charming zodiac signs. Their magnetic personalities make it easy for them to connect with others and attract friendships. Given these traits, the ideal choice of wine for signs in this element is one that is light and expressive, perfectly matching their social and versatile nature.

Gemini (May 21 – June 20)

Known for their friendliness, Geminis are sometimes associated with a flirtatious nature. The ideal wine to match this zodiac’s personality is Champagne by Champagne Taittinger, celebrated for its bright and refreshing taste, featuring lively acidity and a range of delightful fruit flavors. It’s the perfect companion for their social gatherings and celebrations. 

Libra (September 23 – October 22) 

Characterized as the scales, Libras are known for their fairness, amiability, and aversion to discord. To complement these qualities, the perfect wine for Libras is Riesling, which consistently balances the heat of spicy dishes, much like their knack for soothing heated arguments. You can try this wine from Weingut Dr. Loosen

Aquarius (January 20 – February 18)  

When it comes to creative and free-spirited individuals, Aquarius stands out. Their unique personality aligns perfectly with Cava wine, crafted from a blend of three grape varieties, offering a taste that’s not overly sweet, a light texture, and delightful aromas. Aged Cava by Campo Viejo Wine often develops an additional layer of flavor, described as baked and nutty, adding to its allure.

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