Logo

What Food Goes With Pinot Noir? What Doesn’t Really?

As we head into the cooler months and crave comfort food more and more, here are some recommendations for one of the most versatile reds around!

Pinot Noir is a perfectly suited wine to pair with a broad range of food because of its bright acidity, complexity, and rich fruit character.

The best food pairings for Pinot Noir are those that enhance these qualities which make Pinot Noir an ideal marriage partner to lighter red meats like duck and lamb, or white meats like turkey, pork and chicken.

Fuller-flavoured fish like salmon also sing happily together, and earthy vegetables such as mushrooms and herbs such as thyme match the wine’s savoury flavours, particularly when added to risotto and pastas.

There isn’t much that doesn’t work with Pinot Noir but those foods that are dense and overly rich in flavour are best avoided as they can dominate the delicate sensibilities of the wine.

TOP SERVING TIP: Always use a large rounded bell-shaped glass in order to gather the delicate aromatics of your Pinot Noir. A stem isn’t always required, however it’s perfect if you prefer to swirl your wine.

BAYFIELD’S TOP FOOD MATCH TIP: Beef Bourginon
Beef Bourginon is a staple of French cuisine. It is a rich, robust and rustic beef stew which has been braised in red wine. And while Red Burgundy is the traditional match for Beef Bourginon, a weighty Pinot Noir from Australia and New Zealand are a viable and delicious options too. This also goes for cooking in the dish itself. Save the fancy-pants French wine for your glass, and substitute a new world Pinot into the slow cooker instead.

BEEF BOURGINON COOKING TIP: Use all wine and no stock.

To help support our independent, wholehearted family-run business, Bayfield’s would like to offer members of the Northern Beaches Mums Facebook group a $10 off voucher against your next online order of $100 or more.

Simply fill in the form here to redeem your voucher.

To assist with social distancing and support community members who are less mobile, Bayfield’s would like to remind everyone that we offer both:

  • FREE 60 minute Click & Collect Service^
  • FREE Local Home Delivery on orders of $150*

We wish you all the best for the health and well-being of you, your family and friends. If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to reach out to one of our friendly staff either online or in-store.

To redeem this offer, simply sign up below to receive your introductory offer of $10 off your first online order of $100* and your coupon code will be emailed directly to you. You’ll also receive our Weekly newsletters and catalogue alerts once you subscribe.

*T&C’s – Your $10 off voucher is applicable against your FIRST online order of $100 or more in one transaction. Vouchers are non-transferable and may not be redeemed for cash or redeemable instore. Vouchers can not be redeemed against existing or retrospective transactions. Click here for full T&C’s

^Subject to store trading hours

They wish you all the best for the health and wellbeing of you, your family, and friends. If you have any questions or concerns, please do not hesitate to reach out to one of their friendly staff either online or in-store.

Phone: 1300 105 588
Website: https://www.bayfields.com.au/10_off_northern_beaches_mums/

Author: NBMs

Weekly Newsletter Sign Up

.
.

Compare