Great wine and food pairing tips from Greg Walter, wine publisher and former Senior Editor of Wine Spectator magazine.
For a lot of reasons, pairing wine and food is one of the big “mysteries” about wine. Without getting cynical, the majority of these reasons come down to our own insecurities and lack of confidence in our own palates. Granted, coming up with a winning wine and food menu does get more stressful when you are doing so for a larger group than just yourself!
Like many things we humans get involved in, the science and art of pairing food and wine can be extremely detailed and complicated.