How to pair a California Cabernet Sauvignon Red Blend with Rajma Chawal

Rajma Chawal (Indian style red beans and rice) in a bowl, next to a bottle of Bordeaux style Cabernet Sauvignon red blend from Sonoma County, California

Wine Review at a Glance Bottle – Marietta Cellars Armé Cabernet Sauvignon Grape– 82% Cabernet Sauvignon, 12% Merlot, 3% Malbec, 3% Petit Verdot Area– Mendocino and Sonoma Counties, California Vintage – 2019 Sweetness level– Dry Acidity– Medium(+) Alcohol- High Body- Medium(+) Notes – Ripe red plums, Black raspberries, Blackberries, Black plums, Black Cherry, Vanilla, Tobacco, Hay, Forest Floor Tannins– Medium … Read more

German Scheurebe with Indian Aaloo (Potato) Burgers- Unexpected Wine Pairing:

A bottle of German Scheurebe - A white aromatic wine alongside a glass with medium gold wine and an Indian vegan potato burger in the front

Wine Review at a Glance Bottle – Pfeffingen, Dry Scheurebe 2022 Grape– 100% Scheurebe Area– Pfalz, Germany Vintage – 2020 Sweetness level– Dry Acidity– Medium(+) Alcohol- Medium Body- Medium(+) Notes – White flower, honeysuckle, ripe pear, yellow apple, lemon, grapefruit, pineapple, gooseberry, honey, wet stone. Intensity – Medium (+) on the palate and on the nose Length – … Read more