John Legend: wine ‘absolutely’ helped romance future wife

6:00 a.m. Tuesday, May 3, 2016 What To Know

Music superstar and Springfield native John Legend is quite the wine aficionado, and for good reason: it helped him romance his future wife, model Chrissy Teigen.

That was one of many golden nuggets in this Wine Enthusiast interview with Legend about his wine brand and his love for food and wines. Legend’s wine label, LVE, has released a Cabernet Sauvignon and a Chardonnay.

The Wine Enthusiast interviewer asked Legend in the whether it would “be safe to say wine played a part in your seduction” of Teigen. Legend replies, “Absolutely. Wine was certainly a part of our romance and has been part of our romance ever since.”

And we thought it was his singing voice …

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