North Carolina's wine industry continues to creep up on California and Virginia, as terroir, technique and taste come together to produce some award-winning vino.
1/3 glass watermelon puree, chilled* 1/3 glass Chardonnay, chilled 1/3 glass sparkling water, chilled 1 watermelon ball Combine ingredients in a wine glass and serve immediately. Serves 1. *To make the watermelon puree, remove seeds from fresh watermelon and cut into large chunks. Place in a blender and process until smooth and well pureed.