Brianna Pickens, Wine Society Assistant
 
October 25, 2013 | Food and Wine Pairings, Our Wines, Tasting Room | Brianna Pickens, Wine Society Assistant

HalloWine Pairings

Halloween. Ghosts and goblins, witches and costumes, candy and …. wine? Yes, wine! Halloween isn’t just for kids anymore. Whether you are looking to give a new twist to your frightful adult bash or want to liven up your tasting group meeting, try wine and Halloween candy pairings. The options are endless but we’ve included a a short list of what we are pairing with our current wines.

Pairings with Trinitas Cellars Wines

2011 Apprentice Chardonnay with milk chocolate with orange

2010 Proprietor’s Reserve or 2011 Carneros Chardonnay with Butterfinger or buttered popcorn

2012 Rose’ary with Skittles (the red ones) or strawberry poprocks

2010 Mysterium with KitKat Bars

2010 Pinot Noir with a Milky Way (beware of this one as you may become addicted!)

2009 Old Vine Mendocino Zinfandel or 2008 RatZinger with Red Vines

2007 Cabernet Sauvigon with Dark Chocolate with Chili (it may sound weird, but the chili in the chocolate is enhanced by the tannis and makes the Cabernet taste sweeter).

2010 Petite Sirah with Dark chocolate with black currant (talk about opulent).

2010 Moscato with traditional Candy Corn

Comments

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Garrett Busch
@ Oct 25, 2013 at 8:24 AM
I love Pinot and Milky Way bars so I feel like that could become a favorite!!!

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