OYSTERS & MANZANILLA

Oysters have been considered the perfect food for love for ages. Something curious is that Casanova ate fifty oysters everyday for breakfast to keep him on. Manzanilla is the perfect wine to combine with any fish but especially with seafood, even a lot of  people talk about the saline taste of Manzanilla what make oysters an amanzing match for pairing.

 

ASPARAGUS & FINO_oyster_pairings_sherry_

Asparagus contains vitamin B and Vitamin E, which increase the production of hormones in men and women. Fino is also a great match for fishes, all kind of meats and even vegetables dishes, an Fino glass combine perfectly with the asparagus flavour.

ARTICHOKES & AMONTILLADO

The nutty and fresh flavour of Amontillado combines perfectly with some  kind of vegetables, especially artichokes. Believe or not the Aphrodisiac power of the artichoke, just think about its antioxidant power and that they have a soft and beautiful heart.

artichokes-stuffed

SPICY FOOD & MEDIUM SHERRY

Spicy food increases the blood flow, release endorphins and make you sweat, flush your cheeks, and therefore put you in the mood for love. Try one dish with chilli, combine it with Medium sherry and let love flow.

CHOCOLATE AND PEDRO XIMENEZ

Legend tell Montezuma, needed 50 cups of chocolate every day to satisfy all his wives and lovers. Chocolate contains tryptophan, a substance that helps to create serotonin, a chemical messenger that’s believed to act as a mood stabilizer. Pedro ximenez is a great partner for chocolate dishes, so try them always together o with something sweet like baklavas a turkish dessert we sell in Mercado de San Miguel.

chocolate-with-wine-sherry

 

Information sources: sherry.wines