Our Wine and Ice pairing event with Camelot Cellars was recently featured on Columbus Crave’s blog. Our next event is coming up soon, August 14, so don’t forget to snag your tickets soon before they sell out.
“…To put together the pairings, the staff at Vienna Ice Cafe picked out a few of their favorite flavors, keeping in mind which ones lended themselves to going well with wine, and then the staff at Camelot Cellars selected the right wines as accompaniments. The three pairings–a strawberry white merlot with strawberry champagne ice cream, riesling ice wine with lavender and honey ice cream and peach ice wine with key lime pie ice cream–were all quite sweet (fair warning to those of you who are sugar-rush resistant.) But for dessert-hounds (me!), it was fun to see how the flavors developed after a little wine.
My friend and I both adored the lavender and honey, with its balance of sweet and floral amplified with a sip of riesling. And we were equally enamored with Camelot’s comfortable bar area, where we could linger and enjoy both our desserts and one another’s company…”