Tag: food and wine matching

Essential ingredients: asparagus

As we officially start sipping our way into summer, our Head Chef Stewart Turner has put together a recipe designed for al fresco feasts. His roast asparagus with Jersey royals and salsa verde is perfect for light lunches in the garden, or a sophisticated starter when hosting

What to drink with lamb

We asked Adam Holden from our Wholesale team – a man equally at home in the cellar and kitchen – for his tips on matching wine with lamb. Our friends at Farmison, meanwhile, have prepared a recipe that would make a fine feast for two

Wines to drink with Chinese food

The Year of the Pig is almost upon us. If you’re planning a feast for Chinese New Year, Demetri Walters MW and Jiachen Lu suggest exactly which bottles to drink alongside Chinese food, whether it’s takeout or a tasting menu

Feliz Navidad: Rioja’s Christmas credentials

As 25th December approaches and planning begins for feasting galore, our Buyer Catriona Felstead MW argues that one region might just have the answer to any and all of the season’s food-pairing conundrums