Plant pals

plant pals vegan guide

All our canned wines are vegan friendly, so they are the perfect plant pals if you’re doing Veganuary. Check out our guide below for the perfect pairings.

plant pal pancakes
Dairy free pancakes + no.1 sparkling white

Who doesn’t love pancakes with honey and fruit? Our No.1 Sparkling White is bubbly, crisp and light which will go perfectly with them!

plant pal vegan cake
Raspberry & almond cake + No.2 sparkling rosÉ

Forget tea with cake! The tangy raspberries and the sweet almonds almonds really bring out the light berry flavours of our No.2 Sparkling Rosé.

plant pal beetroot burger
Beetroot burger + No.3 RosÉ

Our No.3 Rosé is a light dry wine,  that will pair well with the earthy tones of the beetroot. It will also cut through the creamy smashed avocado on top. A must for a summer BBQ session!

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super salads + no. 4 white

Salads are fresh and full of flavour, just like our No.4 White. It’s the perfect drink to complement any salad combo. Just be careful with vinegar based dressings could throw the tastes off balance.

plant pal ratatouille
ratatouille + no.5 red

For a satisfying seasonal meal, pair a baked ratatouille dish with our smooth and fruit No.5 Red. It interacts with the tomatoes and vegetables in a very special way!

plant pal falafel
falafel + Chenin blanc

Our guest wine West + Wilder Chenin Blanc is a light, floral white wine. Pair it with falafel and houmous and it will pair well with the aromatic flavours. 

plant pal pizza
pizza + Frizzante

Scarpetta Frico Frizzante with vegan pizza… you can’t go wrong with this combo!

plant pal Mac cheese
mac ‘n’ cheese + lambrusco

The Scarpetta Frico Lambrusco fruitiness cuts through the carbs and vegan cheese. You’ll want seconds of both.

plant pal garlic mushrooms
sautéed mushrooms + Pinot noir

West + Wilder Pinot Noir is a fruit rich wine, which goes very well with a big helping of sautéed mushrooms and garlic on toast! 

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Let’s have a meat cute

lets have a meat cute

Cured meats, pâtés and wine… but which ones are to have a meat cute? Let’s find out in our guide below which will hopefully help with the pairings!

salami meat guide
Salami + No.4 white

Again, our No.4 White pairs perfectly with most cured meats with its clean crisp notes. We have paired this one with salami.

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Duck pâté + No.5 red

No.5 Red needs a rich full flavoured darker meat. The fruitiness of the wine, brings out all the flavours of the duck pâté.

let's have a meat cute guide
Chorizo + no.3 rosÉ

No.3 Rosé cuts through the slightly spicy, smokey paprika flavours.

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Proscuitto + no.2 sparkling rosÉ

No.2 Sparkling Rosé is fruity and sweet. This compliments the saltiness of the prosciutto.

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Smoked Lardo + Scarpetta frizzante

The light sparkling Scarpetta Frico Frizzante cuts through the fatty and smokey largo.

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Chicken liver pâté + West & Wilder Chenin blanc

West + Wilder Chenin Blanc pairs delightfully with a chicken liver pâté. With it not being too strong, it allows the flavours of the wine to come out.

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Sauccison + Scarpetta Lambrusco

Scarpetta Frico Lambrusco from North Eastern Italy naturally pairs excellently with  most cured meats. We are very partial to having it with saucisson.

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Sip me baby one more time

Sip me baby one more time

Sip me baby one more time… Our cocktail guide shows just some of the amazing cocktails you can make with our cans of wine. 

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Classic mimosa

Scarpetta Frico Frizzante with orange… a simple classic! You can’t go wrong with this boozy brunch cocktail.

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Saint Chenin

A West + Wilder Chenin Blanc and Elderflower liquor cocktail. It tastes very similar to a gin and tonic, making it a great alternative.

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Mint & Citrus White Sangria

Sangria is delicate, refreshing, and sweet. This one is made with our No.4 White. Perfect to sip on as an afternoon drink.

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The Rhythm & Booze Cocktail

West + Wilder Pinot Noir in a cocktail… hell yeah! This is one punchy cocktail.

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Gin Lambrusco

This pretty two-toned drink is a gin based cocktail drizzled with Scarpetta Frico Lambrusco. What more could you ask for?

sip me frose recipe cocktails
FrosÉ

One to cool you down in the summer… a frozen No.3 Rosé cocktail. Just think alcoholic slush puppy!

sip me rose 75 cocktail
ROSÉ FRENCH 75

A classic and sophisticated cocktail using our No.2 Sparkling Rosé. Definitely a cocktail that is pretty in pink.

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To brie, or not to brie?

To brie or not to brie

Cheese and wine… the perfect pairing. But to brie or not to brie and with that wine? Our guide below will hopefully help with some of the decision making!

blue cheese
Soft blue cheese + No.1 Sparkling White

No.1 Sparkling White pairs perfectly with a soft blue cheese as the sweetness helps cut through the sharpness.

To brie, or not to brie? burrata cheese and wine pairing guide
Burrata & grilled peaches + No. 2 sparkling rosÉ

No.2 Sparkling Rosé is great with fruit. So pairing it up with a creamy burrata and adding some grilled peaches will complement this canned wine.

feta To brie, or not to brie?
Feta + No.3 rosÉ

No.3 Rosé pairs perfectly with a feta. Being vegan doesn’t mean you miss out on feta cheese. Most supermarkets stock a great vegan feta.

To brie, or not to brie? goats cheese and wine pairing guide
Soft goats cheese + No.4 white

Our No.4 White pairs perfectly with a soft goats cheese. Creamy, tart and fruity. Delicious.

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Aged Cheddar + NO. 5 RED

Our No.5 Red pairs perfectly with a crumbly aged cheddar cheese. 

parmagina To brie, or not to brie?
Parmigiano reggino + Scarpetta Lambrusco

Scarpetta Frico Lambrusco from North Eastern Italy naturally pairs excellently with  parmigiano reggino. The fruity wine cuts through the salty cheese.

To brie, or not to brie? figs and brie cheese and wine pairing guide
Brie & figs + Scarpetta frizzante

A light & creamy brie pairs with a sparkling Scarpetta Frico Frizzante. Add figs and honey and you have one delightful moment.

gruyere To brie, or not to brie?
Gruyere + West & Wilder pinot noir

West + Wilder Pinot Noir goes perfectly with a gruyere cheese. 

To brie, or not to brie? soft cheese and wine pairing guide
Cream Cheese + West & Wilder Chenin blanc

West + Wilder Chenin Blanc is a light, delicate wine and pairs really well with a cream cheese. Nothing too strong to allow the flavours of the wine to come out.

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A Posh Picnic

posh picnic guide

Bottles… heavy, cumbersome & who forgot the corkscrew? You’ll have none of these issues with Amfora cans for your posh picnic. Taking up less space and weight in your cool box, hamper, rucksack or handbag… plus, no glasses are needed.

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Olives & Feta + NO.1 sparkling white

No.1 Sparkling White is sweet and refreshing. Perfect for cutting through the salty flavours of the feta and olives.

cakes wine and picnic pairing guide
Sweet Pastry & Cake + NO.2 sparkling rosÉ

No.2 Sparkling Rosé will go down nicely with sweet pastry or cake. One of our local pit stops to pick up a sweet treat is @lockdownbakehouselondon. Grab a bag full of small cakes & create your own posh al fresco afternoon tea.

scotch eggs wine and picnic pairing guide
Scotch Eggs + No.3 rosÉ

No.3 Rosé pairs perfectly with eggs. So why not get some proper scotch eggs from @cleaverslondon (not the dry sawdust ones from supermarkets!)

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quiches & SAVOURY TARTS  + No.4 white

Quiche me quick… our No.4 White pairs perfectly with quiches and savoury tarts. A favourite of ours is @cleaverslondon.

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Gala Pie + No.5 red

The Gala Pie… a Brucey Bonus with the hard boiled egg running through the middle. A perfect paring is our No.5 Red.

sausage roll wine and picnic pairing guide
Sausage roll  + Pinot Noir

A picnic classic… sausage rolls. King of a savoury snack. And the West + Wilder Pinot Noir is a perfect pairing. Gail’s Bakery do an amazing sausage roll. And for the vegetarians a spinach and feta roll.

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Shushi + Chenin blanc

West + Wilder Chenin Blanc is a light, delicate wine and pairs really well with Asian foods, which is why we suggest Sushi. Available at Wasabi and Itsu.

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bread & cheese + frizzante

One of our favourite deli’s for picnic supplies is @bayleyandsage. Specifically, all the cheese you can dream of; light & creamy tallegio to pair with a sparkling Scarpetta Frico Frizzante. Plus they have a great selection of fresh breads.

Being vegan doesn’t mean you miss out on tasty cheese, a full vegan cheese & cracker sharing feast from Honestly Tasty available to buy online at Local and Independent

cured meat wine and picnic pairing guide
Cured Meats + Lambrusco

A good cheese should be complimented by excellent charcuterie (not vegan friendly!).

Scarpetta Frico Lambrusco from North Eastern Italy pairs excellently with some Devon charcuterie from Good Game available at Local and Independent. 

So whether you’re heading to the common, a park for a posh picnic, head over to the shop and grab yourself a box of canned wine to take along.

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Breakfast in Bed

Treat your loved one to Breakfast in Bed this Valentine’s. Our guide will help you pair the perfect wine to breakfast.

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GRANOLA & BERRIES + No.2 sparkling rosÉ

No.2 Sparkling Rosé is a dry, fruity, and delicious wine. With delicate flavours, this sparkling wine has juicy acidity and pairs well with a fruit based breakfast. It will certainly add a weighty touch of plushness on the palate.

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Eggs benedict + No.3 rosÉ

No.3 Rosé can pair with a wide range of foods. We have paired it up with Eggs Benedict to bring balance to this dish. This is a rosé to enjoy day in, day out.

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poached eggs & salmon + No.4 white

No.4 White pairs perfectly with fish and eggs. Dry, elegant and aromatic with balanced acidity, compliments this dish perfectly. Vegetarian? Just leave out the switch the salmon for halloumi.

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Pastries + frizzante

Scarpetta Frico Frizzante is a crisp, bubbly pleasure in a can. The cleanliness of this sparkling wine, helps cut through an all butter pastry. Perfect if you want something light and refreshing for breakfast.

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ham & cheese omelette + Lambrusco

Scarpetta Frico Lambrusco pairs perfectly with cheeses and prosciuttos. With a kiss of sweetness and a wonderful tart finish, its a no brainer when it comes to this classic. Vegetarian? Just leave out the ham!

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French toast + Chenin blanc

West + Wilder Chenin Blanc is a light, delicate wine, balanced with just the right amount of acidity. Pairing with French Toast, topped with honey and berries, will only enhance all the flavours in this dish.

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Steak & eggs + pinot noir

Our No.5 Red is a rich, fruity wine that pairs with any red meat. A perfect pairing with steak and eggs, making this one hell of a luxurious brunch.

Head over to the shop and grab yourself a box of canned wine to arrive in time for Valentine’s Day.

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