What wine with artichokes?
- wineguy7 Apr 13, 2007 06:01 PM
What wine do you like to pair with artichokes? I've found that artichokes seem to flatten out most wines.
not red, that's for sure.
my mom always taught me to leave my artichokes to the end, because after that the wine turns in your mouth.
I think you aren't supposed to drink wine with artichokes because they always make the wine taste sweet.
Uh, a tough one. Like asperagus, and green beans. I forget the acid, that all of these share, but they are usually "death" on wines. However, I have had fair luck with Pinot Gris/Grigio with artichokes. We had some micro-chokes with butter and a King Estate Reserve PG, that was quite good. Maybe the butter and the oak in the Reserve did the trick. Either way, I was surprised.
Next guess would be a Brut Rosé, either Champagne, or maybe domestic. Thinking Iron Horse here.