We all love cookies. Whether you are a kid or an adult, it’s kind of difficult to resist a cookie when it’s offered, isn’t it?
One of the many great things about the cookie is, that it goes well with a lot of delicious food. Whether it is ice creams or hot cocoa or coffee or just milk, a cookie can be paired with your favorite beverage and it only makes it more enjoyable.
Cookies also pair quite well with some less usual beverages, such as wine! Yes, you read that right. We might not be thinking of cookies and wine at the same time, but you will be surprised how great they go hand-in-hand. Here are 5 really amazing wine and cookies pairing that will surely make any occasion ten times more memorable.
Rosé wines are one of the most popular wines for summer. It comes in an assortment of flavors that include floral and fruity to zesty and crisp. To have the right kind of cookies with this super refreshing wine, zesty tea cookies are the best. These are made with fresh lemons and pink peppercorns that give the cookies a pleasant combination of both sweet and savory, which blends smoothly with the bright and vibrant flavors of rosé.
One of the topmost selling wines across the globe, Chardonnay is loved by all wine connoisseurs throughout the world. This popular white wine comes in various flavors ranging from rich and buttery (oaked) to fruity and fresh (unoaked). Chardonnay goes really well with citrus burst cookies that have a delicate and tangy flavor as the primary ingredient used to make them is fresh citrus.
The chai shortbread cookies are perfect for both oaked and unoaked Chardonnay and other such rich white wines. This cookie is a combination of sweet and spicy and is made of warm spices along with organic butter. Serve your guests with these delicious cookies and watch them fall in love with their melting, luscious taste.
Chocolate cherry cookies are best paired with red wines like the Pinot Noir. These cookies are quite easy to make and mostly primarily consist of freshly dried black and/or cherries, plums, and raspberries. It’s no surprise how amazingly well it goes with a glass of Pinot and other red wines!
The Ginger Honey Snap cookies are paired ideally with full-bodied red wines, such as Zinfandels and Cabernets. It includes a tint of honey, molasses, fresh ginger, and fresh oranges making it an outstanding cookie that will refresh and lighten your appetite after sipping on a rich red wine.
This summer, serve your guests with these pairings at a party and witness them enjoying these like never before. Making these cookies is pretty easy! And, if you have the right tools, it is effortless. At Icinginks, you can browse through several cookie designing and decorating items such as edible papers for printing logos and pictures, edible cookie toppers, and super fun cookie molds. All these products are completely safe to consume and FDA-approved. This summer, have a memorable bash with some of the best cookies and wines!