A Pair to Remember: 5 Wine and Movie Pairings for Your Next Night In
bySarah Shotwell Whether you’re on your own or lounging with a loved one, dinner-and-a-movie night can only be improved by a long pourof the perfect wine. Check out our suggestions for varietal and movie pairings. Whatever your genre of choice might be,it seems there is a perfect wine for every film.
This may seem a counterintuitive match, but wine and food pairings are all about balance and complement. Creamy, fatty sauces are cut with bright acidity; spicy dishes are sliced by a touch of sweetness. When watching horror, balance the gore and keep things light with an easy-drinking glass of Pinot Gris.
Suggested Dinner Pairing: Caramelized onion andgruyerepizza. With slasher films, skip the red sauce.