Heirloom Tomato & Roasted Red Pepper Gazpacho

This delicious gazpacho was a hit at our recent Fall Wine Release Party, and pairs perfectly with our Rutherford Estate Cabernet Sauvignon. Ingredients 3 red peppers 2 lbs Heirloom tomatoes (cut into chunks) 1 cucumber (peeled & seeded) 6 garlic cloves ½ red onion 1 baguette, cut in half ¼ cup Round Pond Estate Cabernet-Merlot…

Harvest Jambalaya

Our Club Manager Christina calls this “Harvest Jambalaya” because her winemaker husband often works late during harvest and this is one of his favorite dinners to come home to.  Full of fresh late summer and autumn vegetables with a bit of flavorful heat to warm you up from the inside, this hearty dish pairs wonderfully…

Veal Osso Buco

Perfect for a cool autumn night, this Veal Osso Buco is classically comporting and satisfying.  It tastes even better the day after – although it’s hard not to finish it all at once.  Pairs wonderfully with our Rutherford Cabernet Sauvignon. Ingredients 2 (8-ounce) veal shank pieces 1 ½ Cabernet Sauvignon ¼ cup Round Pond Italian…

Roasted Red Pepper & Fontina Panini

Chef Jamie’s marinated red pepper & fontina cheese panini makes wonderful use of those late-summer red peppers and garden-fresh basil.  So easy to make, and so delicious! Ingredients 4 each red peppers 2 tsp Round Pond Italian Varietal Extra Virgin Olive Oil salt & pepper as needed ¼ cup red wine italian herb vinaigrette 2…

Brisket Burger with Brie & Applewood-Smoked Bacon

Created by Chef Jamie to pair perfectly with our Rutherford Cabernet Sauvignon, this Brisket Burger is topped with applewood-smoked bacon, Vidalia onion, creamy brie and fresh arugula.  It’s burger bliss. Ingredients 2 Tbsp mayonnaise 2 Tbsp Dijon mustard 1 lb ground beef brisket (ask your local butcher to grind) 2 bakery english muffins or favorite…

Pork Tenderloin with Crispy Potatoes & Herb Verde

This is a new addition to our Il Pranzo menu by Sous Chef Cameron Bouldin and has fast become a guest favorite! It’s perfect for those summer grilling days and pairs wonderfully with our Proprietary Super Tuscan. Ingredients 2 lbs pork tenderloin 4 Tbsp paprika 4 Tbsp brown sugar 4 Tbsp salt 4 Tbsp pepper…

Summer Squash Spaghetti with Halibut

Summery, elegant, and delicious, Chef Jamie Prouten has created a gorgeous dish that is full of garden-fresh flavors that pair wonderfully with our Rutherford Estate Sauvignon Blanc. Ingredients 24 oz halibut, divided into 4-6-oz portions 3 zucchini 3 yellow squash 2 Tbsp Round Pond Estate Italian Olive Oil  2 tsp salt ½ tsp pepper For…

Chili-Lime Grilled Corn

This grilled corn on the cob with chili-lime butter ups the ante on your backyard barbeques.  The combination of chili and lime adds delicious spice to the sweet smokiness of the grilled corn, pairing wonderfully with our Reserve Sauvignon Blanc. Ingredients 4 ears corn on the cob, husk removed 4 tsp Round Pond Italian Varietal Extra…

Grilled Herb-Marinated Chicken w/ Fennel & Parmesan Polenta

This has been one of our most-requested Il Pranzo recipes to date!  Chef Jamie’s creation is perfect for those summer grilling days, and pairs wonderfully with our Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon.  The creamy, cheesy polenta plays perfectly off the vibrant flavors found in the grilled chicken. Ingredients 1 ea. chicken (broken down into 8 pieces) 2…

Chili-Braised Short Rib Sopes

Sopes are thick tostada that is only fried to cook the outsides while keeping the inside soft and delicious. Chef Jamie’s Chili-Braised Beef Shortrib Sope with radish, goat cheese, cilantro, and Chili Oil makes a fantastic appetizer and pairs wonderfully with our Proprietary Red Wine! Ingredients:For the short ribs2 lbs beef short ribs2 each carrots2…