Tag Archives: Wine and Food Pairing

The Best Wines to Pair with Pizza

  Wine and pizza. Like bacon and eggs and cookies and milk, some things in life are just meant to be. Although, these days there are just about as many pizza toppings out there as there are wine varieties, and that’s where things can get a little tricky. In general with pairings stick to the […]

The Best Wine to Pair with Chicken

Satisfy your thirst to know the best pour for the poultry on your plate. Read on for some background — and some suggestions, too. What Wine to Pair with Chicken? One reason for chicken’s popularity is that it tastes good with so many different foods. Another is that it’s flexible with wine. Unlike steak, which […]

The Secret to Italian Wine and Food Pairing

wine and pasta

Lets talk about Italian wine and food pairing! To begin lets get some technicals out of the way. Sometimes opposites attract, but not always with wine and food. It’s not necessary to always get to mixed up into “what must be drunk with what” according to some wine aficionado’s. Go with Chef Michael Chiarello’s motto […]

Wine and Dine: A Weekly Food and Wine Pairing

lamb and syrah

What do you get when a Master Sommelier tries his hand at wine making? Unbelievable wines that pair beautifully with a variety of foods.  When we tasted this Columbia Valley Syrah from Gramercy Cellars, we knew it would be a perfect match for an Herb Roasted Lamb Chop. A wine as massive as Syrah needs red meats like beef […]

Wine and Dine: A Weekly Food and Wine Pairing

popcorn and chardonnay

We believe that the most memorable pairings are often the simplest (and sometimes a bit unexpected). Popcorn and Chardonnay, its a pairing that has been around for a while but in case you didn’t already know, buttery roasted popcorn and Chardonnay compliment each other perfectly. Every week we are taking some of the guess work […]

Your 4th of July Wine and Food Guide

wine and food

What could be more patriotic than drinking wine at the backyard barbecue this July 4? After all, our love for wine can be traced back to the author of the Declaration of Independence itself, Thomas Jefferson, who considered it his patriotic duty to promote wine to the newbie nation. Wine is becoming increasingly more popular as […]

Zinfandel: BBQ’s Perfect Mate

For many people across the U.S. Memorial Day has become the unofficial kick off to summer. And you know what that means? Time to fly your flag, slather on some sunscreen and fire up the BBQ . Last week we shared some amazing Zinfandels with you and this week we have even more to offer […]