Here's a cool wine-matching widget created by Natalie Maclean, who's probably Ottawa's best known wine expert. Natalie emailed us a few weeks back with details:
You can search the matcher for drinks to pair with meat, pasta, seafood,Check it out here on Natalie's web site. And if you have web site or blog of your own, you can embed it on your pages, just like we did here.
vegetarian dishes, pizza, take-out, sauces, herbs, cheese or dessert; or you
can find dishes to go with wine, cocktails, liqueurs, beer, spirits, cider,
coffee, tea—and yes, even water. The Drinks Matcher is meant to be a
springboard to help you discover the matches you prefer. The perfect
pairing, of course, is between you and the wine you like.
Related: Ottawa Food and Restaurants Guide