Have you ever had a dessert and wine pairing that left you feeling like the mark was missed? If so, you are not alone! While I don't tend to follow all of the "wine pairing rules," when it comes to chocolate and wine, or dessert pairings, I … [Read more...] about Pairing Chocolate with Wine
I Need a Wine for a Gathering
Holiday get-togethers are happening. That means the wine is flowing! One of the largest stressors I hear from people is knowing what kind of wine to bring to a festivity when they are asked to supply a wine. There’s so much apparent pressure to … [Read more...] about I Need a Wine for a Gathering
Are Wines Bottled with a Screw Cap Good?
Imagine… Going to a party, filled with some of your closest friends and several acquaintances. The host has asked everyone to bring a dish or wine for the group to try. Not really sure what to prepare, you opt for a wine. But then the host tells … [Read more...] about Are Wines Bottled with a Screw Cap Good?
Kosher Wines for Passover
The Seder plate. The garnished dinner table. Someone is hiding the afikoman for the little ones to find later. The matzah ball soup simmers in the background. It’s time for Passover! Passover is actually one of those holidays in which the wine … [Read more...] about Kosher Wines for Passover
Easter Candy Wine Pairings
If you are looking for a creative way to use up all of that Easter candy, consider small wine-and-dessert pairings on Easter weekend (or the weekend after Easter!). Serving candy and wine in small portions to avoid over-sugaring your guests is a fun, … [Read more...] about Easter Candy Wine Pairings