January 29, 2013
Wine Pairing – Which Makes Favorable Pairings and Which Do Not
Sommelier Madeline Puckette presents the basics of pairing food and wine. Let’s learn beginning with six flavor groups; acid, salt, sweet, fat, bitter, and alcohol, then at the end we will learn which makes favorable pairings and with do not. An example of a favorable pairing is salty food with sweet wine, and an example of an unfavorable pairing is bitter food with bitter wine. Exciting enough?
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Menuism: Food and Wine Pairing Fundamentals