Red wines can vary widely in taste, body, color, scent, and the overall experience they provide. Finding the right wine for the right occasion requires some skill. It's easy to assume that you can pair a Merlot, Zinfandel or a Pinot Noir with anything. Ho
Pinot noir (Pee-know na-wahr) One of the noblest red wine grapes. Pinot noir is difficult to grow, rarely blended, with no roughness. Food pairings: excellent with grilled salmon, chicken, lamb and Japanese dishes (notably sushi rolls).