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2 Wine-and-Cheese Pairings to Try Before You Die

I never knew I liked blue cheese until I tried it soft and warm atop a thick, juicy steak. I never knew that what we in America think of as Swiss cheese really isn’t until I went to Switzerland. For

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Wine and Cheese Pairing, Wisconsin-Style

No visit to Wisconsin is complete without tasting cheese. After all, fans of the Green Bay Packers are known as “Cheeseheads,” right? In yesterday’s blog, we told you about our frustration in driving to the River Bend Winery and Distillery

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Posted in Wine Buzz

Seeking Grilled Cheese Bliss

I have been in a state of GCD (grilled cheese depression) ever since the landlord opted not to renew the lease of Heywood: A Grilled Cheese Shoppe on Sunset Boulevard in Los Angeles last summer. Memories of the Italian Bleu

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Discovering Red Wines for Cheese Lovers

Perhaps surprisingly, there are many similarities between wine and cheese, which I talked about in this blog. Two years later, Max McCalman came out with his “Wine and Cheese Pairing Swatchbook: 50 Pairings to Delight Your Palate.” And earlier this

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