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California Wine Institute launches food and wine competition
The California Wine Institute has launched a new competition this month called Cook with California, which aims to show how well wines from the US state pair with British produce.
The 8 best aphrodisiac food and drink pairings this Valentine’s Day
With a nationwide lockdown in the UK, a traditional Valentine’s Day is off the table. That’s why one expert mixologist has put together a list of aphrodisiac food and drink pairings to help you ignite some romantic sparks in your own living room.
67 Pall Mall launches food and wine pairing book
Wine-centric private members’ club 67 Pall Mall in London has launched its first book – a guide to some of the best food and wine pairings on the planet.
12 of the best wines to drink with Christmas dinner
Whether you’re sticking to fizz or splashing out on Burgundy, we’ve trawled through our Global Masters archives to bring you the wines we’re lusting after this holiday season.
Diversity of Spanish cuisine a ‘key promotional tool’ for wines
Industry body Foods and Wines from Spain in the UK plans to ramp-up food and wine pairing events as a way of showcasing ‘modern Spain,’ the public entity’s new director told Wine List Confidential.
Google maps to ‘match’ your tastes to any restaurant in the world
A new function on Google Maps promises to tell you if you are a ‘match’ for any restaurant in the world, based on the paces it knows you have already been too, personal tastes and user reviews of the restaurant.
Q&A: Michael Caines MBE and James Matyear
Chef and owner of Michelin-starred Lympstone Manor, Michael Caines MBE, and manager of the hotel and restaurant’s new vineyard, James Matyear, discuss their English wine production plans, and why we could see more single vineyard expressions and clarity over regional labelling.