Food & Wine Pairing : Gewurztraminer “Sanct Valentin” 2019 x Spicy Wok

This medium-bodied, aromatic still white wine will go well with a spicy wok. Its intense and sweet exotic fruit flavors will be ideal to contrast with the strength and power of a spicy dish. You will also appreciate the fresh, deep, slightly sweet notes, which will allow a perfect transition to a sweet dessert.  Friday, […]

FOOD AND WINE PAIRING : Riesling Trocken Dönnhoff x Japanese Salmon Bowl

Perfect match : Riesling Trocken Dönnhoff x Japanese salmon salad. The acidity of this dry white wine from Germany will be perfect to balance a fatty fish like salmon.  Moreover, the fresh aromas of lemons and green apples blend perfectly with the freshness of this dish. Amsterdam, February 19th, 2021

Wines of Italy!

Italian wines have been on the rise for some time, at the forefront of an increasingly broad market This year, Italian wines have hit “historic” levels in both volume and value  Leading the way has been demand for Barolo, Brunello di Montalcino and Chianti Classico However, Italy is home to over 400 DOCs and DOCGs!  Would you like a course to […]

WINE PAIRING: Hungarian goulash and natural Kadarka

Goulash, a rich meat stew, is one of the national dishes of Hungary. It can be prepared with beef, veal, pork or lamb and is seasoned with paprika and other spices. We chose the pork version for today. Cut the pork into 2cm cubes. Heat the olive oil in a large pan over a medium […]

WINE PAIRING: Zucchini Linguine with Herbs and Grüner Veltliner

Grüner Veltliner is the signature wine grape of Austria. Classic Grüner Veltliner wines show citrus aromas, such as lemon peel and grapefruit, complemented by fresh vegetal notes and green, herbaceous flavours. Grüner Veltliner is one of the most versatile food wine in the world due to its ability to pair with “difficult” foods such as […]

WINE PAIRING: Chicken polpettine and Tornatore Pietrarizzo

One of the wine and food pairings of our Christmas Wine Tasting will be something truly delicious – Tornatore Etna Bianco Pietrarizzo and chicken polpettine with lemon sauce. Polpettine are small Italian meatballs that usually made with ground pork, beef or poultry. There are variations of polpettine in just about every region of the country. […]

WINE PAIRING: Pepernoten with Sparkling Tea

Have you prepared everything to celebrate Sinterklaas next week? Are Pepernoten in the list? That Dutch cookie-like confectionery, traditionally associated with the early December Sinterklaas holiday in the Netherlands and Belgium? 🙂 Pepernoten are light brown, round shaped, and made from rye flour, sugar and anise, and sometimes also cinnamon, and clove. They will definitely […]

WINE PAIRING: Chèvre and Sauvignon Blanc

Goat cheese, also known as chèvre, refers to any cheese made from goat’s milk. It comes in a wide variety of flavours and textures, from soft and spreadable fresh cheese to salty, crumbly aged cheese. Goat cheese is a good source of protein, healthy fats, vitamins and minerals. As a delicious addition to many recipes, […]

WINE PAIRING: Millefeuille of beetroot and Prosecco

Do you like beetroot? Even if you don’t, just try the dish we will talk today about. Pretty sure, you will like it. Millefeuille of beetroot is really easy to prepare. Place the beets in a pot and cook them in boiling water for about 30 minutes or until tender. Mix marinade ingredients: vinegar, honey […]

WINE PAIRING: Chicken soba noodle salad with Riesling

If you’re wondering what to drink with noodles you need to think about the way they’re cooked and what flavours they have. Chicken Soba noodle salad, which we’ve chosen for today, consists of Japanese noodles made from buckwheat flour, poached ginger chicken and some fresh vegetables. It’s often served with Goma dressing, which is a […]