David Gianulias knows a thing or two about wine as the owner of Levendi Winery. If you love wine but struggle to choose the right one to pair with certain foods, these tips can help. Pairing your wine correctly can make the food and the wine more enjoyable.
Read The Label
Many people don’t really read the wine label and only buy wine based on the color or the name. When you read the label you will get a better understanding of the flavors in the wine and there may even be pairing suggestions. Don’t skip the labels.
A strong meal with rich flavors will need a bold and strong wine to match it. If you are going to be eating a meal with a spicy sauce, red meat or another rich flavor, you will want a bold and hearty wine that can complement it. A light meal will go better with a lighter wine as to not overpower each other.
If you know a wine consists of certain flavors you can match them to the foods you are eating. If you are eating foods that contain a lot of citrus flavors, choose a wine that has similar tones and flavors. This allows them to pair well together.
Many people enjoy wine with meals and David Gianulias knows that not everyone knows how to pair their wine correctly. The above tips can help you pair wine with food so you can enjoy both of them more.