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.

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  • 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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  • 2014 Wine Ride “The Oregon Trail” Visits 3 Texas Cities in October, 2014

    …, Dallas guests will be awed by Jason Hisaw, and Austin will be treated to a spectacular session with the brilliant June Rodil. There are only fifty seats available in each city. It will be an amazing experience to eat and drink with these pros in such an intimate setting. Tickets are a bargain for $95. Diane Dixon and Devon Broglie What are you drinking? Tagged as: June Rodil, Keeper Collection, Oregon wines, Sommelier, the Wine Ride – The Oregon Trail, Wine and Food Pairings …

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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…

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  • ¡Mucho Gusto! Get to know #Riesling

    … Riesling is produced in Germany, Austria and in France’s Alsace region. Riesling also is made in New World countries including Canada, Australia’s Clare Valley, and in the states of Oregon, Washington, California, and New York’s Finger Lakes region. Riesling vines have hard, resilient wood, which allows them to thrive in cold climates such as New York…

    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…

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