What to drink with borscht
12 Aug 2005 by JR
Bernhard Steiner, Singapore: We are organising a Russian dinner for some friends here in Singapore and in view of the climate are trying to match food with wine rather than vodka. We are struggling to find a match for the (beetroot-based) borscht (soup). Any ideas would be much appreciated! Thanks. me: That is a difficult one. (Funnily enough, last night  I was just adding an entry on Mikhail Gorbachev and his disastrous effect on the vineyards of eastern Europe and beyond to the Oxford Companion ...). I find soup in general quite difficult to marry with wine as I personally find any drink rather superfluous with all but the...

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