Barrymore Wine Scores High
Drew Barrymore now has a chance of opting for an altenative career if her stint with Hollywood doesn’t work out. Yes, the sexy actress seemed to be over the moon on being awarded with the gold medal for 'Barrymore Pinot Grigio', at the largest ever wine tasting competition,” Le Challenge International du Vin,” no less!
The 37 old star had been involved every step of the way while she partnered Wilson Daniels, the distributor in her maiden wine making endeavor. The grapes, from which the wine has been prepared are grown in the Northern part of Italy and Drew managed to umpteen visits the locations in order to oversee the wine making process herself.
The recently married star seemed more than satisfied at the outcome. She confessed, "I love wine, and it's always fun when you can do something in your work life that you love in your personal life." Of course, Pinot Grigio is a wine that remains close to her heart.
Drew with Will Kopelman, then her fiancé had also promoted her family wine at the wine fest of Nantucket earlier this year. The two got hitched on the 2nd of June where the wedding guests also got to taste her special brand of wine at the reception party. A visibly pregnant Drew could not really indulge in it though, given her health condition.
The general verdict on the $16.99 wine bottle has also been quite encouraging so far. The Barrymore variety of Pinot Grigio has been termed as light and refreshing, something that you could be happy sipping from plastic glasses while cooling off besides the pool.
If you have been thinking that the hot star is all set to make a fortune now, you have to think again! Apparently, the proceeds from the sale of the Barrymore Pinot Grigio will be donated for charitable causes.
Congratulations Drew! You seem to have got everything within a short span of time. An adoring husband, a baby on the way and now a successful wine brand to celebrate the highs in your life. What more can one ask for?
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