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Fall Food Wine Pairings: How to Pair Wine with Autumn Comfort Foods | Just Wine
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Fall Food Wine Pairings: How to Pair Wine with Autumn Comfort Foods

Autumn is a time for winding down, getting cozy, and indulging in savoury, soul-comforting dishes. What better drink to pair these dishes with...
The chill of fall and winter means it’s time to bring out the sweaters, wool blankets and bigger, weightier wines. The leaves have all but fallen off the trees and many places have already experienced the first snowfall or two. As days become shorter and the chill of winter slowly begins to creep in,...
The Ultimate Guide to Pairing Wine With Any Type of Food | Just Wine
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The Ultimate Guide to Pairing Wine With Any Type of Food

Matching wine with different foods is an art. Whether you have guests coming in a few minutes and need some quick advice or you want to learn...
What does wine pairing mean? Why do we drink wine with food? You’ve probably heard the term “wine pairing” before, but what does it mean? Pairing food and wine is the process of matching dishes to wines based on flavour, body and other characteristics to enhance the dining experience. This is typically...
Southern Food & Wine: The Best Wine Pairings For Soul Food | Just Wine
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Southern Food & Wine: The Best Wine Pairings For Soul Food

There is nothing like authentic Southern cuisine. Due to the large variety of flavours – you need to pair them carefully. We’ve created this...
There is nothing like authentic Southern cuisine. Soul food has a rich and deep roots that date back to centuries in Louisiana, Georgia, Alabama, and surrounding southern states. Soul Food dishes originating in the South during the Transatlantic Slave Trade and grew into a cuisine mostly associated with...
The Best Food & Wine Pairings for Traditional Thanksgiving Dinner | Just Wine
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The Best Food & Wine Pairings for Traditional Thanksgiving Dinner

Thanksgiving is a time for loved ones, good food and great wine. Here are our recommended pairings for your holiday dinner including turkey,...
Thanksgiving Day is a time to reflect on what it is we’re thankful for this year. It is a time to appreciate family and friends and invite special guests over for a holiday dinner. At Just Wine, we are especially grateful for delicious wines, paired with some of Thanksgiving’s most popular dishes....
Food & Wine: Cucumber Chili Salad with Wine Pairing | Just Wine
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Food & Wine: Cucumber Chili Salad with Wine Pairing

This great summer salad recipe is super on its own or as a side to your favourite grilled meat! Be sure to pair with an off dry Riesling wine...
Ingredients for Cucumber Chili Salad 1/4 cup chopped cilantro, leaves and stems 2 red chillies, finely chopped (do not increase amount of doubling recipe) 1/4 cup rice vinegar 1 1/2 tablespoons brown sugar 1 tablespoon fish sauce 2 long English cucumbers, cut into semi-circles (skin optional) 1/2 cup...
9 Seafood Recipes Made With Wine – Plus Seafood and Wine Pairings | Just Wine
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9 Seafood Recipes Made With Wine – Plus Seafood and Wine Pairings

Using wine while cooking seafood doesn’t just mean having a glass of wine in the kitchen — you can add wine to the recipe, too! Here’s your resource...
Seafood and wine is a delicious dinner pairing. Find the perfect wine to pair with your seafood is a crucial part of having a well-rounded meal. Adding wine to seafood recipes gives the dish wonderful flavour and makes the wine pairing process a little easier. If you’re looking for delicious We’ve...
12 Tips to Ensure You’re Pairing the Best Wines with Your Food: A Wine & Food Pairing Cheat Sheet | Just Wine
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12 Tips to Ensure You’re Pairing the Best Wines with Your Food: A Wine & Food Pairing Cheat Sheet

Figuring out what style of wine will pair best with your meal can be a daunting task. Here are 12 helpful wine and food pairing tips to simplify...
The point of this food and wine pairing cheat sheet is to enhance both the food on your plate and the wine in your glass. The ultimate goal is to have both your meal’s and your wine’s best flavours and textures compliment each other perfectly. Your dining experience can go from good to outstanding if...
9 Junk Food & Wine Pairings Perfect for a Night In | Just Wine
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9 Junk Food & Wine Pairings Perfect for a Night In

Wine can be paired with just about anything – even junk food! Whether you’re into savoury snacks or sweet treats, we got your snack food cravings...
Whether you’re settling in for a movie night or having one of those “treat yourself” days (or weeks, months…), it’s always a good idea to combine your favourite snacks with wine. There’s no better way to class up your junk food obsession than with the perfect wine pairings! Here are some perfect wine...
Food & Wine: Fresh Herb and Wine Pairing Guide | Just Wine
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Food & Wine: Fresh Herb and Wine Pairing Guide

When planning a dinner party many people pair the wine with the main protein, but have you tried pairing it with the herbs in your food? This...
(Posted with permission from FTD) There’s nothing quite like gathering for a meal with your favorite people. Whether it’s a family celebration, a group of your closest friends, or people you’re just starting to get to know, breaking out the perfect bottle of wine is sure to lighten the mood and...
Wine & Food: Shari’s Berries Wine & Dessert Pairing Guide | Just Wine
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Wine & Food: Shari’s Berries Wine & Dessert Pairing Guide

Pair the perfect dessert with the perfect wine with this handy pairing guide. Champagne and dipped strawberries. Prosecco and raspberry tart....
Wine and Dessert for a Tasty Match Not sure how to pair your favourite dessert with wine? Just Wine is here to help. We found the best InfoGraphic to show you what you should be drinking with a wide variety of sweets. Just follow the lines to find out what your best options are for dessert and wine pairings.     About...
The Best Food and Wine Pairings For Valentine’s Day Dinner | Just Wine
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The Best Food and Wine Pairings For Valentine’s Day Dinner

Here are some of the Valentine’s Day pairings that we loved to make this special night with that special someone well….special!
On Valentine’s Day, we celebrate love. Whether it’s love for your significant other, love for yourself or love for wine– we celebrate love. And there’s no better way to celebrate love than with a fabulous Valentine’s Day dinner paired with the perfect wine. Planning the perfect Valentine’s Day dinner...
Hosting A Wine & Food Pairing On a Budget: Affordable Pairing Party Ideas | Just Wine
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Hosting A Wine & Food Pairing On a Budget: Affordable Pairing Party Ideas

Want to have a fun night with your friends, but budget is a problem? These ideas for making a wine & food pairing party on a budget are sure...
Don’t Break the Bank with Pricey Food & Wine Pairing Events Not all wine and food evenings have to be expensive. Take the snobby factor out of the equation and have a fun evening with your friends right in your own home. If you’re looking for some affordable wines, check out, 20 Wines Under $20 for...
Wine & Food: Recipe for Mango Salad with Grilled Chicken + Wine Pairing | Just Wine
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Wine & Food: Recipe for Mango Salad with Grilled Chicken + Wine Pairing

This salad is fresh tasting and bursting with colour. The right choice for sunny days of summer or during the winter months when you yearn for...
Grilled Chicken & Mango Salad Recipe Did You Know? Mangos are rich in Vitamins A, C, & D. They’re low in calories, high in fibre, and a source of potassium. This Salad Recipe Serves 3-4   Ingredients for Salad: 2 chicken breasts 4 tablespoons of sesame oil Salt and pepper 2 ripe mangoes, but into thin...
Wine Pairings for Comfort Food | Just Wine
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Wine Pairings for Comfort Food

If you are eating comfort food, go ahead and pick your comfort wine to drink with it. Comforting advice from Culinaire Magazine Contributor,...
Match Your Favourite Food With A Wine That Is Equally As Comforting Romeo and Juliet, peas and carrots, and peanut butter and jelly-classic matchups require no additional explanation. The same goes for “no-brainer” wine and food pairing such as oysters and Champagne, clams and Chablis, and grilled...
Wine Hashtags for Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook | Just Wine
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Wine Hashtags for Instagram, Twitter, and Facebook

A list of wine hashtags made for the social savvy wine lover. From Instagram to Twitter, let’s make those wine posts #trend…
Looking for some relevant wine hashtags to help boost your engagement? Coming up with a hashtag strategy can be a challenge for influencers and bloggers– and building an audience can be even harder with the everchanging social media algorithms. However, we’ve compiled a list of popular wine-related...
What is Gewürztraminer? Wine Varietal Facts – From Flavour to Grape Variety | Just Wine
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What is Gewürztraminer? Wine Varietal Facts – From Flavour to Grape Variety

What is Gewürztraminer? Where is it grown and what should it taste like? This is a guide is everything you need to know about Gewürz wine from...
What is Gewürztraminer? Gewürztraminer is a dry or medium sweet, aromatic white wine. It contains very low acidity and high alcohol content. Its dominant flavours are rose and lychee. In this post, we’ll cover some quick facts on the Gewürztraminer wine varietal and give you an in-depth analysis...
How Long Does Wine Last Open? – How to Tell if Wine Has Gone Bad | Just Wine
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How Long Does Wine Last Open? – How to Tell if Wine Has Gone Bad

We all wonder about it sometimes, but how long is that open bottle of wine going to last? Here’s your guide to making sure you get the most out...
Do you have a bottle of wine that you opened and never got around to finishing? We know most wines have a pretty long shelf life. And of course, wine is great when cellared and aged, but does that still apply once the wine has been opened? Let’s find out just how long wine lasts opened, how to store...
Why Does Wine Give Me a Headache? How to Prevent Wine Headaches | Just Wine
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Why Does Wine Give Me a Headache? How to Prevent Wine Headaches

The morning after drinking wine can be brutal, to say the least – that piercing wine headache can ruin your whole day. Here’s why wine gives...
We’ve all been there – one bottle of wine suddenly turned into two, maybe even three bottles of wine and now you’re nursing the worst wine headache of your life. It feels like a killer migraine, and you only get these when you drink wine! But why is that? Well, we did the research so you don’t have...
Calgary & Edmonton Wine Events in September 2019 | Just Wine
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Calgary & Edmonton Wine Events in September 2019

Check out these amazing wine events happening in September 2019 in Calgary, Edmonton and other places in Alberta!
  Calgary (& Surrounding Areas) Wine Events in September:   Takayama x Kobayashi Collaboration Dinner When: Saturday, September 7, 2019 @ 6 pm to 9 pm Where: Sukiyaki House (Calgary) Price: $250 CAD 9-course dinner with sake, wine, and tea pairing Regarded as one of the best chefs in the world, having...
What is Cabernet Sauvignon? Wine Varietal Facts – From Flavour to Grape Variety | Just Wine
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What is Cabernet Sauvignon? Wine Varietal Facts – From Flavour to Grape Variety

What is Cabernet Sauvignon? Where is it grown and what should it taste like? This is a guide is everything you need to know about Cab Sauv wine...
What is Cabernet Sauvignon? Cabernet Sauvignon is a full body wine with moderate acidity and tannin. Dark fruit flavours with leather, bell pepper and baking spice notes. Its parents are Cabernet Franc and Sauvignon Blanc. In this post, we’ll cover some quick facts on the Cab Sauv wine varietal and...
What is Tempranillo? Wine Varietal Facts – From Flavour to Grape Variety | Just Wine
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What is Tempranillo? Wine Varietal Facts – From Flavour to Grape Variety

What is Tempranillo? Where is it grown and what should it taste like? This is a guide is everything you need to know about Tempranillo wine from...
What is Tempranillo? Tempranillo is a red wine grape varietal of the species Vitis vinifera Tempranillo. These wines are rich with lots of cherry flavour, high tannin, alcohol and body. In this post, we’ll cover some quick facts on the Tempranillo wine varietal and give you an in-depth analysis of...
Your Complete Guide to Disney’s Epcot International Food and Wine Festival | Just Wine
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Your Complete Guide to Disney’s Epcot International Food and Wine Festival

Disney World host the annual Epcot Food & Wine Festival every year from August to November! Check it out this year in tandem with the opening...
Did you know that Disney holds an annual Food And Wine Festival? It’s one of their largest and longest-running showcases of the year, and is put on to explore diverse cultures, showcase new attractions and bring in guests from across the globe!   Ultimate Guide to the 2019 Epcot Food & Wine Festival   What...
The Best Cheap Wines That Taste Like They’re Expensive | Just Wine
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The Best Cheap Wines That Taste Like They’re Expensive

Wine is obviously our drink of choice, but buying bottles of wine can sure add up! Here are some of the best inexpensive wines to drink if you’re...
We all love our wine, but can bottles of wine ever be expensive! Just because you’re on a budget though, doesn’t mean you can’t enjoy wine that tastes like it’s expensive! Here are 8 inexpensive wines to drink if you’re broke but love good wine!   The Best Cheap Red Wine   Apothic Crush The Crush is...
What are Tannins and how do They Affect Wine? | Just Wine
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What are Tannins and how do They Affect Wine?

In wine tastings, you will hear a lot of talk about tannins, but what are they? Where do they come from? How do they affect the flavour? And,...
If you’ve ever had a big, bold red wine that made your mouth dry out, you’ve experienced tannins!   What are Tannins? Tannins or polyphenols are responsible for the “bitter” component in wine.   Where Do Tannins Come From? The skins, seeds and stems of the grapes; and The oak barrels in which...
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