Cheese and wine truly are a perfect match, so it's natural to think of cheese when you think of Wine Wednesday. From champagne and brie to pinot noir and gruyère, here is a list of great restaurants in Irving to stock up on some great cheese or cheesy food to go with your Wine Wednesday.
From basic to elaborate, you can never go wrong with a charcuterie board and a bottle of wine. These boards give you a great opportunity to try several different kinds of cheese and Irving has no shortage of amazing charcuterie options.
857 W John Carpenter Fwy, Irving, TX 75039
If you are looking for local Texas cheeses and meats, head to The Ranch for their incredible meat and cheese board. Featuring wild game sausages, local cheeses, house preserves, honeycomb, and pickled veggies; this board pairs perfectly with the Pedernales Tempranillo on their wine list straight from Stonewall, TX! Other great pairings for the cheese board are a malbec or pinot noir. Enjoy The Ranch’s expansive patio and savor the joys of cheese and wine.
4150 N MacArthur Blvd, Irving, TX 75038
Located in the Four Seasons Resort, LAW offers a delicious charcuterie board featuring in-house cured meats and local Texas cheeses. Recommended wine pairings are a rustic cabernet sauvignon or old-vine zinfandel. Turn your Cheese & Wine Wednesday into a full-on holiday by enjoying the resort’s luxurious spa or play a round of golf at the award-winning TPC course.
5238 N O'Connor Blvd #134, Irving, TX 75039
Enjoy your cheese & wine lakeside at Olivella’s. Their patio offers great views of Lake Carolyn as well as people watching at Water Street. Before ordering one of their incredible Neopolitan style pizzas, start off with their charcuterie board and a glass of pinot noir or champagne. You’ll feel like you’ve been transported to the streets of Italy as you watch gondolas row by, sipping a glass of vino from their carefully selected wine list.
370 West Las Colinas Boulevard #100, Irving, TX 75039
Always a go-to when you think of cheese and wine. Nosh & Bottle serves a great charcuterie board either dine-in or to-go. A glass of pinot grigio or pinot noir would pair beautifully with their artisan cheeses, house-made mustard, and jam. Feel like celebrating Wine Wednesday at home? No problem! At Nosh & Bottle, full bottles of wine run at retail prices and they will package up your charcuterie spread so it’s photo-ready from the start.
If you’re looking to enjoy your Cheese & Wine Wednesday with a full meal, here are some great options that will satisfy any cheese lover and would go great with a glass of wine!
387 E Las Colinas Blvd #120, Irving, TX 75039
Wine and Italian food go hand-in-hand. So this Cheese & Wine Wednesday, head over to Italian Cafe for everyone’s favorite pasta dish, Fettuccine Alfredo! Beautifully creamy and satisfying, enjoy this dish with a glass of chardonnay. Visit Italian Cafe during happy hour for a great deal on house wines! After your meal, you can enjoy a lovely walk along the water’s edge of Lake Carolyn.
310 West Las Colinas Boulevard W Ste 100, Irving, TX 75039
Sometimes a nice cheesy pizza just hits the spot! Grimaldi’s Pizzeria offers several amazing cheese pizzas that take it from basic to WOW! Garlic fans should try the White Pizza with Garlic that features extra hand-sliced mozzarella, garlic, an olive oil drizzle, and topped with their signature cheese and spice blend. This pizza would pair perfectly with sauvignon blanc; light and citrusy! For those who love all things cheese, order the Quattro Formaggi with mozzarella, Asiago, Parmesan, Pecorino Romano & Gorgonzola cheese. A recommended wine pairing for this cheese-bomb is a nice, bold cabernet sauvignon.
So for this special Wine Wednesday, enjoy a variety of cheese pairings. Feel free to dip into that queso and cut that brie while enjoying your favorite glass (or bottle) of wine. Wishing all a wonderful and safe Cheese & Wine Wednesday! Cheers!