Food

Sweet, savoury, or spicy, there’s no denying that food elevates any imbibing experience. This is a place to explore pairings and celebrate food that helps bring wine, spirits, and beer to life.

how to pair wine with spicy food
How to Pair Wine With Spicy Food (Beyond Riesling)

Sommelier Beverly Crandon grew up eating Caribbean foods: crispy plates of Accra, steaming crab dumplings, and soulful…

Cacio e Pepe
How to Pair Wine Perfectly With Cacio e Pepe

Someone says ‘Rome’, and a few things come to mind: the Colosseum, Trevi Fountain, or…

food and wine pairings
How a 3 Michelin Star Restaurant Creates Extraordinary Food and Wine Pairings by Following the Fundamentals

Love ’em or hate ’em, traditional food and wine pairings exist for a reason. Basic…

wine and cheese pairings
10 American Wine and Cheese Pairings Inspired by the Old World

Every July 25th, wine enthusiasts across the country break out their treasured cheese boards to…

Bastille Day
Celebrate Bastille Day With a Simple French Picnic Feast

Bastille Day, celebrated in France and its overseas territories, marks the anniversary of the fall…

pizza margherita wine pairings
The Best Styles of Wine to Pair With Pizza Margherita

Pizza is a massive part of our lives. From Chicago’s delectable deep-dish to by-the-slice from…

Lost Art of Butchery: Braising and Grilling Inspired by The Whole Animal

True butchery, once a cornerstone of small towns across America and the world, is quickly…

Non-Traditional Easter Menu
Skip the Ham, Try This Non-Traditional Easter Dinner Menu

Unlike other Christian holidays, Easter is a ‘movable feast’, or a religious holiday that is…

traditional passover seder
A Traditional Passover Seder and the Role of Kosher Wine

The Jewish holiday of Passover, or Pesach, as known in Hebrew, occurs each spring in…

food and wine festivals
September Sippin’: 16 of the Best Food and Wine Festivals To Check Out

Food and wine festivals are for foodies and wine lovers who yearn to experience the…

Bordeaux - Sauternes
Cooking With Wine: Bordeaux, Sauternes

Cooking With Wine is on SOMM TV and features renowned chef Kate Hill as she…

cooking with wine Provence
Cooking With Wine: Provence, Grenache Rosé

Cooking With Wine is on SOMM TV and features renowned chef Kate Hill as she…