Phil Vickery, chef and broadcaster: You need a light lager or summer ale, the paler the better. Although fragrant, Thai curry carries a kick and can be quite rich with coconut milk and big flavoured herbs, so a the soft lager type of beer would be perfect.
What alcohol goes with Thai green curry?
An off-dry riesling or pinot gris ought to work with this dish – sweetness always helps when chilli is involved. However, I’ve trialled many wines over the years and always come back to the same conclusion: sauvignon blanc from New Zealand or Chile.
What kind of beer goes well with Thai food?
Our favourite beers with Thai food include:
- IPA (Indian Pale Ale) IPA’s have a citrusy aroma and pair perfectly with heavier, aromatic dishes. …
- Lager. …
- Whitbier (bière blanche) …
- Off-dry Riesling. …
- Pinot Gris/Pinot Grigio. …
- Gewürztraminer. …
- Sauvignon Blanc. …
- Exotic fruit juices.
What drinks pair well with Thai curry?
New Zealand pinot gris, particularly the off-dry styles, also works well.
- Spätlese and other off-dry Riesling. Again, a touch of sweetness really helps, giving German and Austrian. …
- Gewürztraminer. …
- Sylvaner. …
- Sauvignon Blanc and other intensely citrussy whites such as Rueda. …
What alcohol is good with Thai food?
The sweet muskiness of Pinot Gris works well with most Thai dishes, while a sweet Riesling goes with Thai-spiced seafood, stir-fries, and salads. Do you prefer beer with your food? Citrusy, spicy beers go best with hot and sour Thai dishes, while beef salad is the ideal match for an ice-cold Singha beer.
What red wine goes with Thai green curry?
So I suggest a youthful Mosel, Rheingau, or Rheinhessen wine. Perhaps of Spätlese level to ensure some riper flavours to work with the chilli. This will be around 8 to 10 per cent alcohol, which will give you some sweetness too.
What drink goes with Thai red curry?
The fruit complements the spice. Wines which have the scent of tropical flowers or exotic fruits will match well with the same notes in Thai dishes. Riesling and other German/Alsace wines such as Gewûrztraminer or Pinot Gris again score well here. Other examples include Viognier, Chenin Blanc and Argentinian Torrontés.
What beer is best with Chinese food?
6 Beers That Are Amazing with Asian Food
- Southern Tier IPA: This hoppy, floral beer is terrific with smoky, meaty dishes like these Chinese-style ribs.
- Rochefort 10: A rich Trappist ale is terrific with nutty fried rice.
- Kona Brewing Co.
What is the best Saison beer?
Top Rated Beers: Farmhouse Ale – Saison
|Sorted by weighted rank (not shown).||Ratings|
|1||Ann Hill Farmstead Brewery||430|
|2||Framboise Du Fermier Side Project Brewing||298|
|3||Nectarine Premiere de Garde Brewing||388|
|4||Flora Plum Hill Farmstead Brewery||376|