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How to pair beer with cheese.

Move over, wine. Beer and cheese pairings are here to stay. What matters most is that you match intensity of flavours. Beyond that, just experiment—there are few rules to follow.

Here’s how you do it

  • Step1

    Pair a strong beer with a strong cheese. For example, a blue cheese with a strong stout.

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  • Step2

    Pair a light beer with a mild cheese. Try goat cheese with a light wheat beer, or a pale ale.

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  • Step3

    Pair a rich, flavourful beer with a sharp, tangy cheese. Try a sharp aged cheddar with a smooth, malty amber ale.

    Here’s how you do it