Sip, Cook, and Pair with Gewürztraminer
Pronounced "geh-VERTZ-stra-minner," this wine is an ideal match for main dishes, desserts, and fruit-infused drinks. Here are three ways to use Gewürztraminer—in a cocktail, in a recipe, and as a pairing.
1. In a Cocktail
This sophisticated bubbly cocktail is a refreshing, colorful drink perfect for sipping on a relaxing afternoon.
2. In a Recipe
Peach Cobbler with Gewürztraminer
Bring out the fruitier flavors of Gewürztraminer by stirring it into a classic recipe for peach cobbler. The wine adds extra flavor and depth to a familiar fruity favorite.
3. As a Pairing
Brazilian Chicken Curry
This wine is especially well suited to boldly flavored dishes such as this flavorful curry. And true to the grape's European roots—it was first cultivated in Italy—Gewürztraminer pairs nicely with many French, German, and Italian foods.