4488: A Ridge Blog celebrates the launch of the Ridge Vineyards 2013 Holiday Offerings by pledging to prepare each of the six signature Wine & Food pairings featured in the 2013 Ridge Vineyards Holiday Feast. Haiku & Hi-jinks ensue …
This post constitutes Episode II – In Which Christopher Prepares The Holiday Feast. Part II: Bacon Is The Bridge
To advance to the video portion, please scroll down, or just click the freeze-frame below to go straight to our YouTube page (and don’t miss the outtakes at the end!):
It can be a challenge, certainly.
In some circles, it’s even considered heresy.
There’s no getting around it — fish and red wine — it’s not common, it’s not standard, it’s not orthodox.
But we’re not interested in that, are we?
That said, there are challenges.
Fish, red wine, what’s needed is a bridge.
So in the immortal words of James Brown, let’s take it to the bridge.
What is the bridge?
Bacon is the bridge.
To view Part I: The Camembert Chronicles, please click here: Part I
And for more about our Holiday Feast offering, please click here: Holiday Feast
And lastly, please stay tuned for Part III!
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