For easy entertaining, invite friends over to sample a selection of wines and artisanal cheeses. Choose a theme if you wish, such as Italian, French or American, and select wines and cheeses accordingly. Here you will find tips for assembling an enticing spread plus ideas for pairing cheeses with specific wines. To round out the offerings, we also include recipes for a few simple appetizers, including savory cheese straws and warm black olives. Then open the wine bottles and let the party begin.