Pairing Wine

Thanksgiving wine pairings

Thanksgiving wine pairings

Prepare for the festivities with Thanksgiving wine pairings that will please both white and red wine lovers. Pairings for Turkey, Ham, Duck and Cornish hen.

What Wine to Drink with Chili?

What Wine to Drink with Chili?

What wine is best to drink with Chili that’s spicy, tomato-y, meat-filled? Try these reds, whites or even a bubbly this season.

How to Pair Chardonnay Like a Sommelier

How to Pair Chardonnay Like a Sommelier

Pairing Chardonnay with a meal isn’t always as straightforward as we’d like. Sure it’s easy enough to know that Chardonnay pairs with chicken but what if it’s a spicy Thai chicken or what if it has a mushroom sauce or a mango sauce, does it […]

Best Summer Wine Tasting Themes that Delight

Best Summer Wine Tasting Themes that Delight

Energize your next party with these creative wine tasting themes. It’s a great way to keep learning about wine and having some creative fun at the same time. And your friends will love it! These wine themes are centered around the wine itself, focusing on […]

Champagne & Fried Chicken – Something to Celebrate!

Champagne & Fried Chicken – Something to Celebrate!

On a recent visit to Houston, Texas my husband and I visited a restaurant that celebrates fine bubbles with finger-lickin’ chicken. It’s called Max’s Wine Dive. It was such a fun experience. Why does Champagne makes us feel like we need to be pretentious? This […]

Wine and Chocolate Pairing

Wine and Chocolate Pairing

The key to a successful wine and chocolate pairing is to make sure the wine is sweeter than the chocolate. Otherwise, the wine can have a bitter flavor. Pair a lighter flavored chocolate with a lighter wine and a bolder flavored chocolate with a fruitier, […]

Holiday Wine Guide

Holiday Wine Guide

It’s holiday time again! And this year is going to be a tight one. It’s the shortest time span between Thanksgiving and Christmas in years. So, let’s get to this Holiday Wine Guide. It’s full of helpful tips for fabulous wine pairings with appetizers, dinner, […]