Whether you have quiet plans to hibernate by the fire or head out for crowded holiday celebrations, port just might be the beverage for the occasion.
Port is that sweet, wintry wine perfect for sipping with cheese or chocolate. It's also a good companion in the fourth quarter of football games, when your team is behind.
Though traditionally produced in Portugal's Douro Valley, other areas are known to produce a good port, too, these days.
Gary Vaynerchuk is the proprietor of Wine Library and host of Wine Library TV. He joins Weekend Edition's Scott Simon for a taste of four ports worth curling up with for the winter.