Which Wine and Cheese to Pair Together

This week we look at which popular wine and cheeses from Europe are best paired together. This is the essential entertainers guide to wine and cheese, the must-know bible to enhance any dinner party.

  1. Chardonnay – Creamy French brie with white meat dishes
  2. Merlot – Smoky Gouda cheese with red meat dishes
  3. Cabinet Sauvignon – Sharp white cheddar with hearty English dishes
  4. Chianti – Nutty parmesan cheese with Italian pasta dishes
  5. Sauvignon Blanc – Creamy Mozzarella or Gruyere with Italian dishes or salads
  6. Riesling – Strong Blue stilton with meaty dishes or salads
  7. Pinot Giorgio – Creamy ricotta with pasta Italian dishes

Here’s to some of the most popular wines paired with some top cheeses with some much-loved dishes from the UK, France and Italy. These wines and dishes are all year-round favourites that can be enjoyed in any season. The key is to choose the right wine to best compliment the dish and bring out the flavours.