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By Jim Harre, Chair of Judges, New World Wine Awards
From time to time I am asked when matching food and wine whether it is the food or wine that should take precedence in the flavour match. I suspect that it’s actually the occasion that should have precedence.
Jim Harre, Chair of Judges for the New World Wine Awards, takes us on a journey through different foods which complement our best known wine varietals.
By New World Wine Awards
The New World Wine Awards judges get to taste a wonderful array of wines and have their personal favourites when it comes to food matches.
As with any match of wine and food, there are no hard and fast rules. One of the joys of wine and food matching is trying your own and seeing what works. Here are a few suggestions to get you started.