08.06.2011 6.Siwan, 5771 Schawuot 1
Although a wine and cheese tasting is almost a Shavuot essential, take care to choose selections that compliment each other.
Shavuot is the perfect opportunity to hold a cheese and wine tasting! There is no better or more basic, rustic meal than a hunk of freshly baked bread, accompanied by cheese and a pitcher or carafe of wine. It is a scene that has helped to accentuate the fact that wine and cheese are natural partners.
However, not every cheese goes with every wine and there can be horrible clashes. For instance, there is a common misconception that red wine is the most natural partner for cheese, but white wines can go better and be more versatile….