Wine And Food Pairings

  • Thanksgiving Leftovers and Wine

    … Last year, I wrote three posts about using leftover turkey to make recipes that would go well with wines. The posts were very popular, so I present the links again, for your continued enjoyment. Follow the link to find the recipe for Sweet and Savory Holiday Pizza, along with suggested wine pairings. The potatoes and cranberries are unusual…

    Kovas Palubinskas/ 50 States of Wine- 5 readers -
  • Wine and Halloween Candy Pairings?

    … Definitely not my style, but possibly something interesting, though more likely disgusting - this week's WineChat explores pairing wine and Halloween candy. No way I could do that beyond basic dark chocolates, but perhaps someone has come up with an unlikely but tasty combo. Tune in Wednesday night at 9:00 PM ET and follow hashtag #winechat on Twitter. Like 50 States Of Wine on Facebook Follow 50 States Of Wine on Twitter Subscribe to the 50 States Of Wine YouTube channel …

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  • Wine and Wings [Infographic]

    … I'm a sucker for info graphics, which is good and bad. When done well, like Madeline Puckette's over at Wine Folly, infographics give you pertinent information in a condensed fashion, easily read. At their worst, they go on and on interminably, with garish colors, multiple (sometimes illegible) fonts, with way more than you ever wanted to know…

    Kovas Palubinskas/ 50 States of Wine- 6 readers -
  • ¡Mucho Gusto! Get to know #Riesling

    …. This is a wine with a crisp acidity. Cool-weather Rieslings are especially zingy, and in Germany and Canada, some grapes are allowed to freeze on the vine to produce a beautifully sweet Icewine. The sweetness of German Rieslings is ranked according to a classification system that ranges from Kabinett (dry) to Trockenbeerenauslese (super-sweet…

    Señorita Vinoin Riesling- 6 readers -
  • Wine and Food Pairing Session Showcases Easy Tips

    … While visiting Messina Hof Winery & Resort in Bryan, Texas, we attended a wine and food pairing class presented by Melba Allen-Buillard and Karen Bonarrigo. Karen pointed out that there are no perfect rules for pairing wine and food. The old suggestion of matching red wine with red meats and white wine with white meats has some merit. So does…

    Wine Trail Traveler- 4 readers -