What to Drink Now: Sommeliers on the Best Wines for Summer

We asked 13 of the country's top oenophiles to share their favorite bottles for alfresco entertaining, picnicking, hitting the beach, and other seasonal scenarios. 

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With lengthy, sun-soaked days and plenty of excuses for celebration, summer provides endless opportunities to pop open a bottle. For advice on what’s best to drink this season, we asked a (baker's) dozen of the country’s savviest sommeliers for their picks on what to pour. Whether you’re prepping for a backyard cookout, picnicking in the park, or lounging beachside, here are 30-plus refreshing, delicious, and delightfully unexpected wines to uncork now.