Lamb

Lamb Burgers & Wine Pairing

Lamb Burgers are a little lighter in flavour than your typical hamburger but have a gaminess that begs for a fruity Cabernet Sauvignon, Shiraz, Merlot, Malbec, Spanish Garnacha, Baco Noir, or Zinfandel to mask the flavour.  You want medium-bodied reds to cover up the gamey flavour, but you don't want the wine to be [...]

2020-10-23T12:44:22+00:00Food Pairings, Lamb|

Lamb Chops & Wine Pairing

Medium-bodied reds like Merlot, Malbec, Syrah, Bordeaux, Zinfandel or Tempranillo are best with Lamb Chops, where the meat isn't as fatty, and the gamey flavour of the Lamb is much more subtle. Lamb is a versatile meat to pair wine with and can be served in a variety of ways, which leads to plenty [...]

2020-07-24T12:36:44+00:00Food Pairings, Lamb|

Lamb & Wine Pairing

Medium to heavy bodied reds that are fruit-forward, best pair with Lamb Shoulder or Leg of Lamb, where you have fatty cuts of meat that are full of flavour. The fruity nature of a Cabernet Sauvignon, Shiraz or Rioja helps mask the gamy lamb flavours that not everyone loves. Meanwhile, Medium-bodied reds like Merlot [...]

2020-07-14T12:14:38+00:00Food Pairings, Lamb|