The French Laundry, Ahead of the Curve, Pairs Beer & Food

on 26/10/10 at 1:07 pm

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‘My friend told Christopher that I was a beer connoisseur. Christopher then offered to pair my courses with both beer and wine. At first I was hesitant, since there were only four beers listed on the menu. Christopher assured us that The French Laundry had additional beers hidden away in the cellar. There was no way I could pass up the opportunity to drink craft beer at The French Laundry, so I accepted the “challenge.”

Seven out of nine courses were paired with beer. Instead of presenting the beers in a standard format, Christopher covered each beer with a white linen napkin, and poured them blind.”

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