While the selection of music on Wine Lounge isn't limited to artists from famous wine-producing countries, and though it's more lounge than enoteca, all of the songs included on the collection could accompany a glass of one's choosing (either red or white) just fine. The music is light and summery, full of Brazilian and Latin rhythms and smooth jazz grooves, and the two-disc album promises 25 songs, though seven of the artists actually have two tracks on the compilation (never on the same disc, however). Not a lot of huge names are on Wine Lounge (Tok Tok Tok, Daniela Mercury, and Groove Collective are the exceptions) but it's a consistent release, and would work well as background music while another bottle of Chianti (or Chardonnay or Riesling or Pinot Noir) is opened or another martini is shaken.
AllMusic Review by Marisa Brown
Track Listing - Disc 1
Track Listing - Disc 2