I got asked this question like, many many times. What is your favorite wine?, Why is that your favorite?, etc. Long story short, As a kid I was always interested in aromatic stuffs, anything that smells good. You know, like perfume, aromatherapy, scented candles, scented soaps, aromatic food and beverages, etc. Something intangible yet irresistible. … More What is my favorite wine so far?
Are you a believer that wine should only be enjoyed with Western food? Some people I know make a weird, unbelievable face when they heard about wine and chinese food pairing, or wine and indian food pairing, etc. Well, actually you can pair your wine with any food as long as you enjoy it. In … More Pairing Wine with Dimsum/ Yumcha
Merayakan malam tahun baru dengan acara bbq bersama keluarga dan teman-teman pastinya seru yah. Kalau tahun lalu kamu rayainnya dengan bbq dan minuman bersoda, why not try it with wine this year? Selain wine lebih sehat dari minuman bersoda, minum wine untuk acara bbq kamu pastinya lebih terasa suasana perayaan tahun barunya. Eh? Lebih sehat … More Wine untuk acara BBQ malam tahun baru
Minum wine saat malam natal? Wah sepertinya seru ya. Apalagi ditemani keluarga dan teman-teman baik. Tapi, wine apa yang seharusnya dibeli dan makanan apa yang seru untuk disuguhkan saat malam natal? Penasaran kan? Yuk ikuti tips seru dibawah ini. 1.Smoked Salmon Canapés / Canapés Salmon Asap Makanan yang satu ini kaya akan rasa dan agak … More Tips memadukan wine dan makanan untuk malam natal
A month of love, or so called Valentine’s month! I believe most of you have planned something on this special day. Not yet? Then you better prepare haha. Okay, topic of the month: Chocolate and Wine Pairings! Who is happy? (ME!!!) I mean, who doesn’t love chocolate and wine? This is the best combo ever, … More Best Chocolate and Wine Pairings
So here we are again, an awaited scary day of the year! I bet most of you already have plans for Halloween, am I right? haha Well, besides costumes and scary make ups, Halloween always links to candies, pumpkins, witches, skulls, spiders, etc. For me, I prefer my Halloween to be a fun, exciting and tasty night! … More Halloween Food and Wine Pairing
Are you a fan of pasta? What type of pasta is your favorite and most importantly, what kind of sauce that usually goes with it? One more question, how about the wine pairing then? Have you ever asked those questions before? … I have a friend who asked me “What wine to pair with pasta?”. Then … More Pasta and Wine Pairing
Raining, stay at home on a Saturday night. Ordered three pans of Domino’s Pizza and our all time favorite chicken wings and lava cake (Yum!). Not to forget, one of my friends bring along few packs of potato chips and the other one, bring two bottles of wine (one red, one rose wine). To be specific, … More How to know if your wine has gone bad?
Have you ever been in a situation where you are invited to a casual event and one of your friends open few bottles of wines yet there is no wine glass there. And, plastic cup or mug were used instead! Have you? Well, I have. So do I actually enjoy the wine I drank? Hmm, … More SHOULD WE USE A PROPER GLASS TO DRINK WINE?
It was a windy afternoon when few of my friends and I had our late lunch at one of the well-known restaurant and bars in town. The atmosphere was great with semi-romantic lightning , the food was tasty and served in beautiful plating skill, the wine was matched to the tapas we ordered. Everything was almost … More Why you smell the wine before you drink it?