Beverage Pairings

Pairing: Lamborn Bloomers has a crush on the Beet-tini

For whatever reason, many people don’t think about pairing spirits with cheese. Yet, when you consider that the flavor profiles inherent to many white and brown spirits- the floral or piney notes of gin; the herbal aromatics of certain digestifs; the caramel, leather, peat, or butterscotch in bourbon rye, scotch, or whiskey), are similar to …

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In the mood for blue: an inspired NYE wine pairing

2013 has been a big year for Carlton McCoy. In May, he was admitted to the Court of Master Sommeliers, and in July he became The Little Nell’s newest Wine Director. A graduate of the Culinary Institute of America and avid traveler and outdoorsman, Carlton knows his stuff when it comes to wine and cheese. …

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