You might think summer is all about that #RoséAllDay—but it doesn't have to be. Red wine lovers, no need to worry. Despite the sweltering heat, you can still enjoy your favorite colored vino and Geoffrey Zakarian, Iron Chef champion and Michelin-starred restaurateur, agrees. We asked the chef and partner of Georgie at Montage Beverly Hills to share his go-to red wines during the summer season. So grab a bottle and be ready for anything from a backyard bbq (they'll make excellent hostess gifts), or an air conditioned night in.
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Scroll down to check out Zakarian's inexpensive picks.