Category: Wine 101

Recipes & Food Pairings, Wine 101

Pairing Wines With Basil 

The tender succulence of basil seems to somehow betray the explosively pungent and spicy aromatic nature of this domesticated weed. Whether served in its purest form, hand-torn atop a Caprese salad, as an infused addition to finishing oils, crispy and nutty after baking atop a pizza or as a subtle background note in sauces or soups, basil always reminds me of summer.

Wine 101

10 Interesting Things You Might Not Know About Glenfarclas Single Malt Scotch Whisky 

The name “Glenfarclas” itself translates to “valley of the green grass” – but this description only really begins to paint the picture of the privileged and stunning natural beauty surrounding the distillery. A three-hour drive north of Edinburgh, we arrive in one of the most picturesque landscapes you’ll find anywhere. This stunning, natural and rugged terrain plays a central role in the production of one of the world’s most celebrated and celebratory spirits – Single Malt Scotch Whisky.