Meat Rice
Reisfleisch

What's the best wine to pair with this rice and meat dish? It's not an obvious choice, but a fresh white wine with balanced acidity generally goes well with Reisfleisch.

A picture shows a portion of meat rice and a glass of red wine, © AWMB/Blickwerk Fotografie.
© AWMB/Blickwerk Fotografie

Pairs well with:

  • Grüner Veltliner, classic: with its vibrant acidity, the Grüner Veltliner goes superbly with food. The classic "pepper" bouquet brings out a spicy note.
  • An alternative might be a maturing Sauvignon Blanc, a fruity Riesling Reserve or a spicy, classic Blaufränkisch.