Wine and Food Pairings Articles

Spring Flavor Update- Lemon Desserts with Zesty Whites

In my family, when it’s your birthday you get to pick the cake flavor. For years when I was a kid, all I wanted was lemon cake with lemon frosting. I don’t know where that came from, but that’s what I wanted and by golly, that’s what I got, even though no one else in...

Celebrate Texas Independence Day with Classic Foods and Perfect Wine Pairings

Happy Texas Independence Day! The Texas Declaration of Independence was signed on this day in 1836, and ever since Texas pride has been going strong. There aren’t a ton of celebrations to attend or traditions to keep, but that doesn’t mean we can’t celebrate all...

Healthy Food & Wine Pairings

If you’re focused on eating healthy, it can feel a little overwhelming trying to find wines that are low in sugar AND pair well with your healthy meals. It doesn’t need to be difficult, though, if you follow the same pairing standards you use with most other foods....

Christmas Wine Pairing, 3 Ways

If you poll 3 people on what they serve for Christmas dinner, you will probably get 3 different answers. Everyone has favorite foods and special traditions for their meals, so we decided to make our Christmas dinner wine recommendations on 3 of the most popular main...

Easter Candy and Wine- The Perfect Pairings

Easter is right around the corner and the store shelves are stocked full of candy. Chocolate bunnies, cream filled eggs, jelly beans, and marshmallow chicks are EVERYWHERE. There is something about Easter candy that makes it taste better than candy at any other time...

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A Childhood Tradition Grows Up

A Childhood Tradition Grows Up

One of my favorite childhood memories is making Christmas cookies. It was an annual tradition and we had a set menu: chocolate crinkles, cut-outs, snickerdoodles, snowballs, and probably a few others I'm forgetting. We also made fudge and divinity if it wasn't too...

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Can I Get Some Wine With That Pie?

Can I Get Some Wine With That Pie?

Pie. Just the word triggers memories of mouth-watering fillings, flaky crusts, and family. For a pie lover, it's the best part of the holidays and for many, it's a quintessential part of the Thanksgiving feast. Pie has always been an important part of both...

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