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Oct21, 2015

A Pair to Remember: 5 Wine and Movie Pairings for Your Next Night In

October 21st, 2015|0 Comments

A Pair to Remember: 5 Wine and Movie Pairings for Your Next Night In

by Sarah Shotwell
Film-ReelWhether you’re on your own or lounging with a loved one, dinner-and-a-movie night can only be improved by a long pour of 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.  

Horror with Pinot Gris 

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 and gruyere pizza. With slasher films, skip the red sauce.  

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