TODAY | January 24, 2014
>>> there is no better place to be on a cold winter day than bundled up inside with a nice glass of wine.
>> not everywhere in the country is freezing cold. kathie lee is warm somewhere. we're jealous. but wine for wherever you are.
>> here with top picks for $16 or less is our he said/she said duo executive editor for "wine and food magazine" and "wine for women." when you two come on there's always trouble.
>> this is true.
>> you're in your winter mode.
>> i didn't bring my skis. i didn't bring my skis but i did bring some terrific wine. give or take $13 a bottle. it's classic lemon lime character, really crisp, gorgeous for after a ski, after you get off the slopes.
>> or laying on the coahe couch.
>> this has a whisper of sweetness. really affordable and i always say darling it's not how you ski, but how you look skiing.
>> there you go.
>> take an elegant wine. this is from northern italy as well.
>> the bebalucchi. it's from a really beautiful elegant place. and when its says brut on the bottle we're talking about ray.
>> that's right.
>> it means dry. this is a dry wine . so great value.
>> and nice price .
>> spectacular deals.
>> when i think cold i think reds.
>> and so this is actually a pinot another, it has elegance to it and makes a great winter wine.
>> it does.
>> i'm going to have a little of that.
>> people think of it as very flexible, goes all year-round. th
>> this is --
>> 12 bucks.
>> i need that.
>> and then --
>> keep drinking.
>> and then if you need more warming up, i brought a wine from southern italy from pulio, you take a sip of it, it's big, red, rich, makes you feel like you're by the mediterranean. it warms up your bones.
>> i love that.
>> i already feel warmed up.
>> i love that.
>> look at these two.
>> look what's going to happen here.
>> there's also island vacations.
>> oh, yeah.
>> you got to --
>> we're taking a cruise with you people.
>> do some summer -- you got to do warmup wines.
>> i love this segment.
>> this is amazing.
>> so now we figure if you're on a cruise, on a vacation, right, you want one of mine.
>> or live in southern california like i do and it's 70 degrees, these are wonderful winter warm weather wines. this is from south africa .
>> it's called the beach house .
>> the beach house . it's a terrific new wine from south africa . sauvignon blanc .
>> pino grigio.
>> they scare me but they're good for wine.
>> 9 bucks for a liter. you can take it to the beach if you happy to be on the beach.
>> cold. you know, you can also play beach volleyball with it.
>> keeps you colder.
>> and then more red. a great red for warm weather copacabana. a chilean red blend. the company donates 10% of its gross revenue to charity which is cool.
>> what do we have at the end.
>> from australia. this is from down under. it is a shiraz and it's a terrific wine called the la chill and that crisp elegant style of red. put a little chill on that. gorgeous wine.
>> you would put this in the refrigerator.
>> put this in the fridge.
>> either one you could chill.
>> you two have outdone yourself.
>> i feel like i'm in california.
>> i love the vibe. all