There are tons of special event wine tastings that I’ve passed up, most likelyÂ because I was lazy or they sounded run-of-the-mill.Â But when I heard – thanks to Caroline – that Colorado Wine Co. in Eagle Rock was pairing wines up withÂ “white trash” foods, I couldn’t resist the opportunity. Unique and ingenious, I thought, in this day and ageÂ of Anti-Elitism. Because I may live in the “fake” parts of the United States, but you can’t ever say I ever forgot where I came from. (Then again, the Midwest isn’t really White Trash country; I tend to regard it more as the White Ghetto. There’s a difference, y’see? It’s more Harley-Davidsons and General Motors than Haulmarks.)
Apparently, this was their 2nd time holding the event and it definitely did not disappoint.
- BouffÃ¨es de Fromage avec Denis Pere & Fils Brut, Burgundy, France – $24.99/bottle