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Food and Wine Pairings

Simple rules to get started pairing food and wine. Drink what you like. What you like to drink always takes precedence over any recommendation that I might make. Start by thinking about the dish or meal as a whole. What are its dominant characteristics? Is it mild or...

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12 June
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Wine 101: How to Wine Shop

[caption id="attachment_4195" align="alignright" width="150"] woman in a supermarket comparing two wines[/caption] Making a purchase just based on the name of a grape can be misleading. It is true that each grape variety has it’s own DNA, characteristics, and attributes, but there are so many other factors that...

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02 June
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How Are Wines Named?

Understanding how two wines, such as Pinot Noir and Burgundy, are exactly the same type of wine yet have two different names is confusing to many wine drinkers. This confusion stems from the fact that most wines get their names in one of two different...

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23 January
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Red Wine Pasta

Did you know you can cook pasta in wine? I absolutely adore risotto, which involves cooking rice in a wine/stock mixture. So why not pasta? I did a bit of research and found this article, which got me excited. This is a super easy way...

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20 October
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