Chocolate + Wines for Valentines: Fonseca’s Bin 27 and Clos des Amis Ponto Forte + Pot de Crème

Fonseca Bin 27 and Clos des Amis dessert wine with chocolate choices

When romance is in the air, just say NO to wine and chocolate candy pairings, I always say. Just don’t go there. Dessert and wine in general is a terrible idea: to make a chocolate and wine pairing work, the wine needs to be sweeter than the dessert. And that’s where DESSERT WINES come in: they DO work with desserts, including chocolate as long as the chocolate dish is not too sweet. For your sweetheart, for Valentines Day or some other special occasion, a great dessert pairing is port –or a port style red wine–and pots de crème, Continue reading