… food and wine pairing made easy
Match of the week
My pick of the last 7 days
Latest news and views
Find a match
Pairings for every occasion
Welcome to matchingfoodandwine.com, the most comprehensive
food and drink pairing resource on the web. We've got 1000s of ideas, tips and techniques to make your meals taste amazing.
Emily's peach and almond tart: One of the things I love about social media is that it's just that: social. You make friends with people through exchanging tweets and now, increasingly, 'liking' their images on Instagram.
Jul 31 Read more
Islington lucks out with Oldroyd: We got two important things right on our first visit to Oldroyd. We went before most of the reviews came out and there were four of us which gave us an excuse to try practically everything on the menu.
Jul 22 Read more
6 of the best matches for Brie: One of the world's most popular cheeses Brie can be mild and slightly chalky or decadently gooey and quite strong in flavour. Try one of these top wine and other matches:
Aug 3 Read more
Wine of the week: Weninger Horitschoner Blaufränkisch 2013: This gorgeous fruity Austrian red ticks all my boxes. It’s exactly the sort of wine I want to drink at this time of year - light (12.5%), fragrant and juicy - the type I can equally well drink with fish as meat.
Aug 3 Read more
Cognac Summit: Sometimes cocktails seem like just one more thing you have to do when you have people round but this summery cognac one is so easy it's no hassle at all.
Jul 10 Read more
Why are beer drinkers so grumpy?: Whenever I write about beer in my Guardian column - which is not that often and in a minute you’ll see why - there’s a stream of snide and sarcastic comments. Far more than I ever get for wine
Aug 2 Read more