Pairing Chocolate and Wine Like a Pro

November 21, 2023
Pinot Grigio&nbspwith White Chocolate
A light bodied wine with mouth-quenching citrus and juicy pear fruit flavours. The flavour of the white chocolate balances beautifully with the crisp fruity notes of the wine.

Wakefield Estate Merlot Paired with Toffee or Fruit &ampNut Milk Chocolate
This wine has ripe berry | rich fruitcake flavours and soft | velvety tannins | while French and American oak notes add dark chocolate | coffee bean and vanilla characters that will match superbly with fruit | spice and toffee flavoured milk chocolates.

Wakefield Estate Shiraz with Orange Milk Chocolate
A soft and “fleshy” shiraz | this wine has a lively taste of juicy red berry fruits | plum and spice | along with subtle chocolate and savoury characters from maturing in oak | all of which are heaven when combined with orange flavoured milk chocolates.

Wakefield Jaraman Shiraz with Coffee Milk Chocolate
A rich | full-bodied wine | this shiraz has intense flavours of ripe red berry fruit | violets and attractive oak characters of roasted coffee beans and dark chocolate | which are heaven for the tastebuds when paired with coffee flavoured milk chocolates.

Wakefield Jaraman Cabernet Sauvignon with Mint Dark Chocolate
This velvety cabernet has aromas of dark cherry and mint | plus intense flavours of cassis and blackberry fruit along with attractive oak characters of cigar box and tobacco leaf. Dark chocolates with mint flavours will bring out the mint aspect of the wine while complementing the dark fruits and tobacco leaf flavours.