In spirit of National Wine & Cheese day, we asked our wine experts what their favorite wine and cheese pairings were.
Celebrate this amazing duo and stock up on these wines chosen by our experts. Check out these pairings specially designed by our wine experts so that you can enjoy your favorite wines from Big Hammer Wines with extraordinary cheeses.
For a wine that is usually delicate and elegant, an excellent recommendation is to pair it with a Gruyere cheese. You can put a slice on an artisan baguette, some cold cuts and voilà!
This delicious Primitivo is the perfect pairing for classic Italian food. Pair it with some ravioli au gratin with Pecorino cheese and you will immediately be transported to this wonderful country.
This Riesling is a wonder to drink! We recommend pairing it with a neutral cheese so that the wine the wine can be the protagonist and the cheese accentuates its flavors. Try it with Gouda cheese and some olives.
If you want to fully enjoy this classic and delicious Bordeaux wine, you can prepare this simple pairing: In a slice of a baguette, add a slice of brie cheese and a bit of artisan strawberry jam. It is glorious!
Champagne is the best wildcard for pairings, we all know that it goes well with almost any dish. In this occasion, we recommend you pair this bubbly pleasure with an Edam cheese and some fresh red berries.
Thanks to the acidity and fruitiness of this rosé wine, it pairs wonderful with a creamy goat cheese, you can add some blueberries and the combination will be beautifully harmonized!
One of the great joys in life is finding an explosive pairing. Port & Gorgonzola is the perfect definition of that! The strong flavor of the cheese added to the power and sweetness of the Port becomes a complete (and wonderful) explosion of flavors in the mouth!
This wine is Summer! And therefore, your pairing should be something fresh that you crave for those hot evenings. Make a salad with ricotta cheese to pair with this delicious and fresh Pinot Grigio!
Imagine a delicious Bolognese pasta, with a generous top of Parmesan cheese and a Chianti Classico Riserva in the glass. The perfect pairing!
This wine pairs beautifully with creamy cheeses such as Camembert. You can prepare it the following way: On a slice of toasted bread , add slice of Camembert cheese and a drop of honey. Glorious!
What goes together grows together, and that is why, one of the best options for a classic Spanish red is a classic Manchego.
This Cava Brut will enhance the spicy characteristics of a Cheddar cheese. An excellent pairing!
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