Our favorite White pairing is Franciacorta.
Our favorite Red pairing is Barbera.
Washed cheeses pair well Champagne Method Sparkling Wines:
Washed cheeses pair well with off-dry or structured White Wines:
Washed cheeses pair well with light, unoaked Red Wines with low tannins:
Washed cheeses also pair well with white Dessert Wines:
Fontina is a cow cheese from the Aosta Valley in Italy.
The best cheese is said to be made in the summer when the cows are moved to an high altitude and fed only with rich fresh mountain grass to ensure enough creaminess in the cheese.
Pairing locally is a great way to learn more about wine and cheese.