Brie Cheese & Wine Pairing

Crisp white wines like Sauvignon Blanc, Riesling and Champagne, along with lighter reds such as Beaujolais and Pinot Noir, pair best with Brie Cheese.  However, most wines will go along just fine with this creamy cheese.  There is a famous phrase with wine that states 'buy on apples, sell on cheese', as the tannin [...]

2020-10-20T12:43:12+00:00Cheese, Food Pairings|

Wine & Cheese Pairing Basics

For a wine and cheese pairing party, we recommend serving three types of cheese on a wooden cutting board or marble slab.  With too many cheeses, people might be a little overwhelmed.  And too many cheese types can be overwhelming. Spruce up the tray with some apricots, plums, a bunch of grapes, or some [...]

2020-10-20T12:46:28+00:00Cheese, Food Pairings|

Goat Cheese & Wine Pairings

One of the few perfect pairings is Goat Cheese and Sancerre. Sancerre for those of you in the dark is a Sauvignon Blanc from the Loire Valley in France. It has a steeliness or gunflint flavour in the mouth, followed by a gooseberry tanginess. Combined with the mouth-puckering nature of the goat cheese and [...]

2020-07-27T11:59:25+00:00Cheese, Food Pairings|

Grilled Cheese Sandwiches & Wine Pairing

For the classic Grilled cheese sandwich, a rich Chardonnay is going to go well with the buttered up toast. Chardonnay uses oak, which often gives it a toasty and buttery flavour, so when you pair that up with a grilled cheese sandwich, you're going to have a pretty delicious combination. You aren't limited to [...]

2020-07-29T12:11:05+00:00Cheese, Food Pairings|