Posts in FOOD & WINE
TABLE CULTURE

A few weeks ago, we picked up a bottle of COR Cellars’ Cabernet Sauvignon and we drove to NE Portland, where we were warmly welcomed into Rachael and Andrew Williams’ home.

Rachael is the extra talented ceramicist behind Margaret + Beau, a playful, minimal, handmade ceramics studio in Portland, OR. Our first encounter with Rachael happened so organically—at an event that one of our dear friends hosted a few months back—that following along with her adventures came effortlessly.

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Simple Food and Wine Pairings with Crate & Barrel

The world of wine can be a complicated and sometimes intimidating one; add on the element of pairing it with food and things can get even trickier. Lucky for us, enjoying a great glass of wine doesn’t have to be so hard! Some of our favorite pairings are Champagne and French fries or caramel popcorn with a Tawny Port, not anything remotely close to complicated. We definitely think there is a time and a place for a proper dinner party with extravagant courses paired with rare wines. But more often than not, we simply do not have time to put together a bougie dinner party, right?

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10 Favorite Fall Wines

Autumn is the perfect time to linger a little longer in the kitchen and cook those soul warming meals we crave when the weather turns chilly. It is also the perfect opportunity to switch up what you’ve been drinking to pair with these more savory meals. I put together 10 grape varieties I think you should try this fall. Cozy up, drink a glass, and decide what will become your go-to wine this season. …

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Wine and Cheese Pairings for Summer

Here in the Pacific Northwest, we live for summer! The thought of warm weeks ahead is what gets us through the grey and misty months of winter. We don’t dare leave the NW in the summer months, because it’s glorious! We stay close to home, with heaps of delicious produce and vibrant flowers growing everywhere.

On the topic of summertime... it’s no secret we love wine and cheese boards this time of year.

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