The best food and wine pairings with aperitif

Find the best food and wine pairings with all of aperitif recipes.

The best appellations to pair with aperitif

The wines that pair with aperitif

About Aperitif

An amuse-gueule or amuse-bouche is a prepared dish the size of a bite and can be eaten cold outside of meals as a snack, or to accompany an aperitif or a cocktail. Generally cooked by assembling ingredients of all kinds, mixing texture, flavors, colors, they are often presented on trays. You will find all sorts of preparations such as petits fours, tapas, mezzes or Zakouskis. Discover original food and wine pairings with amuse-bouche.

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Decanter magazine latest issue: January 2022

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