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PANCAKE DAY: THE PERFECT WINE PAIRINGS FOR YOUR FAVOURITE PANCAKE TOPPINGS

Pancake Day is upon us, and in the spirit of never doing things by a half measure, we’ve compiled this guide to the perfect pairings for your favourite pancake toppings with the expert help of Master of Wine Patrick Schmitt.

A pancake mix

If you’re looking to indulge in the ultimate Pancake Day feast this evening, then look no further than this handy guide – you’ll be raving about the flavour combinations until this time next year once you’ve tried out these wine pairings for pancakes.

5. Strawberries and Cream

Though a quintessential mainstay of the British Summertime, strawberries and cream are also a popular pancake filling and a mouthwatering prospect at any time of the year. Patrick Schmitt says:

“Having something sweet, creamy and fruity when it comes to your pancake fest? Well, I think you need something similar in wine terms, and for this, I have two Italian sparkling options. One is a delicious, peachy, sweet style of Prosecco with a lemon-zest edge called Cartizze. It’s wonderful, but also rare and pricey – Bisol make an outstanding version, although, at around £50, it costs more than 5 times your standard Prosecco.”

Bisol

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PANCAKE DAY: THE PERFECT WINE PAIRINGS FOR YOUR FAVOURITE PANCAKE TOPPINGS