Fresh Meal Planning (7/2-7/8)

Happy 4th Of July! There is always so many fun things going on this time of the year. Get out and enjoy some fireworks, parades, carnivals, fairs, concerts, baseball games, time spent with family and friends and so much more! Continue reading “Fresh Meal Planning (7/2-7/8)”

Grilled Food and Wine Pairing

Beneath the Cork with Mike H. Assistant Liquor
Mike

Pairing wine with food should be a fun endeavor especially when it comes to summer grilling. Balancing flavors is a good starting place where you don’t want one element to overpower another like a Cabernet might do to shrimp skewers or steak might do to Pinot Grigio. Texture can be important too and is demonstrated well by a wine with tannins cutting through a fattier piece of meat. As I once heard, another way to think of pairing food & wine is to treat wine like another condiment. Try to create a similar effect to squeezed lemon on seafood or pesto on a steak or salad. Finally if all else fails pick a sparkling wine like Prosecco to pair with grilled food as those bubbles can pair with nearly anything. With all that said, here are some old & new favorites I will be enjoying this summer… Continue reading “Grilled Food and Wine Pairing”

Fresh Meal Planning (4/2-4/8)

With Easter on the way and weather getting warmer, everyone wants to spend more time with family and enjoying the outdoors. We can help give you more time for that by planning another week of dinners for your family! Continue reading “Fresh Meal Planning (4/2-4/8)”

Fresh Meal Planning (1/1-1/7)

Happy New Year! Our New Year’s Resolution is to save you time and money with more great meal plans!  Continue reading “Fresh Meal Planning (1/1-1/7)”