Category Archives: Wine Pairing

What are the Best Wines for Springtime?

Spring has sprung! It’s that time of year when we are desperate to throw away the winter coats, get outside, and enjoy life! Similar to changing your wardrobe or diet, your taste for alcohol may change as well when transitioning seasons. Typically, people know their favorite wines and do not hesitate to reach for them…
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Why Is Red Wine Good For Your Heart?

Many people believe that red wine is good for your health and they may be right to a certain extent. Red wine has some health benefits, but that does not mean that you should drink five bottles of red wine a day. Next time you go to a wine bar in Farmingdale to meet up…
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Chocolate and Wine Pairings

Chocolate and Wine Pairings Nothing says “treat yourself” like a glass of wine and some of your favorite chocolate. Due to the fact that chocolate and wine go through a similar process when being made, they could be considered a confectionary match.  We’ve almost been conditioned to know they both go together, yet most of…
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The Best Wine And Cheese Pairings

The Best Wine And Cheese Pairings Nothing is more mouthwatering than the pairing of wine and cheese. With our extensive wine menu, the perfect wine and cheese pairings are endless! Our restaurant in Farmingdale prides itself on being a friendly, lively, and fun place to unwind with delicious food. Our wine menu can be a…
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Our California Wine Selection

California Wine Fun Facts California makes up ninety percent of the United States’ wine production Over 100 varieties of wine grapes are grown in California California is the fourth leading wine producer in the world There are 2,843 wineries in California More than 17 millions gallons of wine are produced in California each year Because…
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How to select the best meat & cheese board

Having the right pairing technique of cheese and meat could be what makes a dinner go from average to exceptional. At Vintage Wine Bar & Bistro, our expansive tapas menu includes a pick 4 or pick 6 custom meat and cheese board menu. If you are looking for a restaurant in Farmingdale, Vintage Wine Bar…
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Wines of the United States

There are millions of different wines made and sold in the United States, each with their own unique flavor.  Wine can be categorized into 9 different varieties, each slightly different in taste and consistency.  Every wine can be paired with a different type of food that brings out the flavor of that wine. Vintage Wine…
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Farmingdale Frosé

It’s that time of year again when everyone is buzzing about what new summer drink they will have. There are always the classic options of piña coladas, strawberry daiquiris, margaritas, and more, but it's time to change it up.  At Vintage Wine Bar and Bistro located in Farmingdale, we’ve added just the right cocktail to…
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All You Need to Know About Rosé

A rosé is a pink-colored wine that is differentiated from red and white wine by the skin contact method of production and can be made in a sweet, off-dry, or bone-dry style. Stacy Slinkard, author of an About.com article about rosé wine, said the pink hue “can range from a soft, subtle hue to a…
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Tapas and Wine

Wine is enjoyed all over the world and goes best with food, friends, and family. In the United States, bar owners and wine aficionados are beginning to adopt a bit of Spanish culture by creating a style of tapas bar. In Spanish culture, tapas bars a place for friends and family to gather and enjoy…
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Wine Pairing

Looking over a wine list may be one of the most difficult decisions during dinner. Over a thousand grapes are used to provide us with the delightful taste of wine yet only a few varieties are grown commonly all over the world. How do we know what meal to pair with our wine? There are…
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