German Wine & Asparagus

Discover the possibility of German wine pairing with Asparagus, the seasonal gourmet!

Wine and Asparagus – A Treat for the Senses

Germany´s elegant white wines harmonise perfectly with the delicate aroma of white asparagus. The aromas of the wine bring out the fresh flavours of the asparagus and also complement them on the palate.

 

The fragrances of asparagus and wine blend into a feast for the senses. Check out these retaurants that will be offering special German white asparagus and wine menus.

Hong Kong:

Brasserie on the Eighth, Conrad Hong Kong, Queensway: White Asparagus degustation with wine pairing, White Asparagus Season Launch wine dinner (5th June)
Dynasty 滿福樓, Renaissance Harbour View Hotel Hong Kong, Wanchai: Wine by the bottle or glass paired with Seasonal Asparagus dishes
Golden Leaf 金葉庭, Conrad Hong Kong, Queensway: Asparagus x wine pairing dishes, Aspragus x wine dinner (11th June)
Mirage Bar & Restaurant, Renaissance Harbour View Hotel Hong Kong, Wanchai: Wine by the bottle or glass with poach White Asparagus in Riesling
Sueño, Wanchai: Special Asparagus menu with wine pairing
The Chef’s Table, Lounge Bar, The Ritz Carlton Hong Kong, West Kowloon: 5-course asparagus menu x Riesling pairing

 

Asparagus Recipes

It’s Competition Time!
Follow these simple steps to enter Foodie’s German asparagus x wine online cooking competition.

1. Cook up a fabulous asparagus dish using one of the four recipes below or create your own.
2. Post a photo of your creation in the comments of this Facebook post, or tag @afoodieworld and @rieslingweekshk on Instagram.
3. Tell or show us which German wine you would pair with your dish.
4. Follow Foodie and Riesling Weeks HK on Facebook.

德國美酒與蘆筍配搭線上廚藝比賽,贏取價值高達$2000的餐廳禮券。參賽步驟如下:

1. 根據網站列出的四個菜譜或者您的獨門菜譜煮一道絕讚的蘆筍菜式;

2. 影低菜式,並將作品發佈在此 Facebook post 的回覆欄,或者發佈在 Instagram並 tag @afoodieworld 及 @rieslingweekshk;

3. 將您的德國酒搭配話我地知或者與菜式一起show俾我地睇;

4. 記得記得記得要 follow Foodie 及 Riesling Weeks HK 嘅Facebook page 啊

 

Winners:

Will be chosen based on Foodie’s favourite pictures and wine match.

Prizes:

$2,000, $1,000 and $500 in vouchers respectively for use at Riesling Weeks participating restaurants in Hong Kong.

Deadline:

1st June 2020 (Monday), midnight. Winner will be announced by 5th June.

Click here for more information on asparagus and wine pairings ideas.