Basketball superstar LeBron James knows good wine. Take one look at the Cleveland Cavaliers not-so-small forward’s recent Instagram post, shared on SB Nation, and you will see iconic wines from Burgundy, Napa and Italy, plus a sneaky Willamette Valley wine with a lot of indie cred. It’s an eclectic mix of recent vintages and a couple wines that have hit the ten- and twenty-year mark.
The (visible) lineup:
👑Last night was mad real, fresh out of Advil- Jesus grab the wheel👑Sheesh!!! You had to be there to truly Understand. Even though I wish you were there so u could. #VinoChronicles🍷 P.S. don’t talk to me about wine like u know it if you really don’t know what you’re talking about. Seriously! Thank you! 😉👍🏾🤣🤷🏾♂️
A Sampling of the Sunday Night Wines of LeBron James
Important to note: Do not be condescending or patronizing while discussing wine with King James on social media. As the man himself says above, “P.S. don’t talk to me about wine like u [sic] know it if you really don’t know what you’re talking about. Seriously!”
So which of LeBron’s bottles would you like to share with him the most? Also, if you’re looking for wines to share with LeBron someday we suggest you look at our Top 100 Cellar Selections for 2017.