As anybody who has stumbled into the warm glow of a late-night, dollar-slice joint can attest, pizza is a work of art. Unfortunately, just as Vincent van Gogh would have struggled to craft Starry Night without oils and canvas, it’s nearly impossible to craft an Italian masterpiece in one’s own kitchen. The fact is, home […]
Pizza and wine go together like peanut butter and jelly. It’s the perfect combo, but not every wine goes with every type of pizza and vice-versa. Thankfully, you’re in luck, because we have a somm on staff here at VinePair who specializes in pizza and wine pairings. So now all you need is the infographic below, […]
Is there any better way to spend an evening than at home in sweatpants, gorging on pizza and chugging wine? It goes without saying that wine and pizza are hands down the two greatest things in the entire world and, when put together, are downright heavenly.
These bites are the perfect snack or appetizer: simple to make and bursting with flavor. Packed with protein from the quinoa, they’re gluten free, low in fat and absolutely delicious. The only thing that could make your Quinoa Pizza Bite experience even better would be to enjoy them with a glass of Carmenere from Chile. Considered the national […]
Though you may not immediately think it works, given most people’s proclivity for red sauce on their pies, white wine and pizza can be a delicious combination. If the wine is right and the pizza isn’t overwhelmed with savory, strong-flavored toppings, white wine is an excellent accompaniment.
Ancient Campania: this was the playground of the Roman elite. It’s home to Naples, stunning coastlines and the birthplace of pizza, as well as the creator of Limoncello and the famous Mozzarella di Bufala. All of these culinary delights are wonderful contributions to Italian culture, but in the interior of this densely populated area is the […]
Pizza is one of the best foods to make for a group of friends; it’s great for accommodating people’s individual taste preferences, not to mention that it’s perfect with a glass of wine. And while people don’t often think of it as a dish that can be made on the grill, we’re here to tell […]
Fast Food & Fine Wine #4: Little Caesars Bacon Wrapped Pizza with Ken Wright Cellars Pinot Noir Having trouble with the embedded video? Watch it on YouTube! As lovers of food, we’ve heard of lots of things being wrapped in bacon: filet, dates, chicken, but never pizza.
Fast Food & Fine Wine #1: Papa John’s Fritos Chili Pizza and 2006 Mocali Brunello di Montalcino Riserva The draw to try Papa John’s Fritos Chili Pizza started early this fall. Every Sunday the TV would come alive with the alluring commercials for this insane mashup.