Holiday Inspirations Wine & Cheese Pairings as featured in The Chilliwack Progress:
Gray Monk 2011 Siegerrebe $17.99
Not only does it pair beautifully with the Cumin Gouda from Smits & Co.w, but it’s also a beautiful wine to have with your turkey dinner. This wine won a Gold Medal at the 2012 All Canadian Wine Awards!
Lang 2010 Reserve Riesling $19.90
Pairs deliciously with a wedge of Gouda, a baguette and some slices of tart granny apple.
Poplar Grove 2010 Chardonnay $21.90
& Church & State 2009 Pinot Noir $19.90
Paired with Lady Jane Brie, a big soft brie with quite a mushroomy element to it.
Dirty Laundry 2010 Kay-Syrah $25.99
Paired with Smits & Co.w Black Pepper Gouda. The black pepper in the Gouda meets and melds nicely with the white pepper notes in the wine.
Oak Bay 2011 Gamay Noir $15.75
Farm House La Pyramide is an exquisite, French-style goats’ milk cheese, ash-ripened to a complex, lingering flavour. One bite is never enough!