Shellfish

Mussels & Wine Pairings

For Steamed Mussels, crisp and steely wines like Muscadet, Chablis, Vermentino, or Sauvignon Blanc pair up best as the neutral flavours of these wines will not overpower the subtly sweet and salty mussel flavours. Meanwhile, for [...]

By |2022-09-16T17:25:31-04:00September 21, 2021|Seafood, Shellfish|

Sea Scallops & Wine Pairing

Scallops pair best with a full-bodied Chardonnay, a dry Champagne, a briny Albariño, or a tart and crisp Riesling or Sauvignon Blanc.  Scallops are plump, meaty and already come shucked, making for a popular seafood treat.  While [...]

By |2021-11-28T09:35:42-05:00September 12, 2021|Shellfish|

Ceviche & Wine Pairings

Ceviche is a seafood meal made with fresh raw fish or shellfish that has been cured in citrus juices and seasoned with ají, chilli peppers, salt, coriander, or minced onions. Sauvignon Blanc, Riesling, Albariño, Sparkling Wine, [...]

By |2022-11-11T15:25:44-05:00August 28, 2021|Fish, Seafood, Shellfish|

Shrimp Scampi & Wine Pairing

Citrusy whites like Sauvignon Blanc, Verdejo, Muscadet, Fiano pair best with Shrimp Scampi, along with Pinot Grigio, Sparkling Wine or Manzanilla Sherry, which offer their own strengths. The citrusy notes of the white wine help soften the [...]

By |2022-03-23T17:40:13-04:00August 7, 2021|Shellfish|

Lobster Bisque & Wine Pairing

Decadent and rich white wines such as Champagne, Chardonnay, Dry Amontillado Sherry, and Sauternes pair best with Lobster Bisque. Lobster Bisque is a rich lobster soup created by making a broth from lobster shells. The broth is [...]

By |2021-08-18T13:00:40-04:00May 1, 2021|Shellfish, Soup|

Crab Legs & Wine Pairing

Crab legs pair best with Chardonnay, Riesling, Sauvignon Blanc, Champagne, Muscadet, and Pinot Gris. A dry Rosé also works nice with Crab Legs as it has just enough sweetness to work with the saltiness of the Crab.Best [...]

By |2021-08-18T12:50:18-04:00February 19, 2021|Shellfish|

Shrimp Cocktail & Wine Pairings

Shrimp Cocktail pairs best with crisp and refreshing white wines such as Muscadet, Riesling, Prosecco, Torrontés, Pinot Blanc and Sauvignon Blanc. Shrimp Cocktail is cooked, and unshelled shrimp served with a cocktail sauce.  Typically, this sauce [...]

By |2021-09-02T11:10:15-04:00February 11, 2021|Shellfish|
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