Pairing great wine with great cheese is one of dining’s simplest pleasures. A combination that’s just mean’t to be and, when done right, something that’s sure to put a smile on your face.
However simple it might seem to choose a wine and cheese that compliment each other, it’s not always that easy and the number of badly picked cheese and wine pairings in restaurants around the world is a testament to this.
This infographic from Cabot Cheese tries to offer up some simple suggestions for those wanting to pair wine with cheese at home.
It lists a range of 17 wines and cheeses with info provided on each variety of cheese, it’s taste and what wine to pair it with. There’s also info on exactly why each wine has been chosen to match with a particular kind of cheese.