Wine Country Cioppino

Being on the bay, there is a plethora of fresh seafood offered at the majority of restaurants in San Francisco. With that in mind, Chef Jamie has created this wonderful Wine Country Cioppino featuring clams, shrimp, mussels and crab that pairs excellently with our Rosato di Nebbiolo or Proprietary Super Tuscan wines. Ingredients: 3 Tbsp Round Pond Estate…

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Lemon Hemp Seed Pesto

Submitted by Pondie Sophia DiSantis, this flavorful lemon hemp seed pesto full of greens, protein and a hint of lemon. Creamy and filling, toss with your favorite pasta or salad for a delicious, healthy and super easy meal.  Check out more of Sophia’s recipes on her beautiful blog at Veggies Don’t Bite. Ingredients 1 cup baby…

Citrus-Cured Salmon with Dill Crème Fraîche

An elegant appetizer for your next cocktail party or served as part of a fantastic brunch spread, Chef Jamie’s Citrus-Cured Salmon with Dill Crème Fraîche is bright with citrus flavor and tempered by silky crème fraîche.  Specially created to pair perfectly with our lush Reserve Sauvignon Blanc. Ingredients 1 pound salmon fillet  1 cup salt plus ½ tsp …

Smoked Salmon Lollipops

A delightful, bite-sized appetizer with smoked salmon that features Round Pond Meyer Lemon Olive Oil and pairs wonderfully with our Rutherford Sauvignon Blanc. Ingredients 6 oz cream cheese 8 oz fresh goat cheese 6 oz smoked salmon 2 Tbsp Round Pond Estate Meyer Lemon Olive Oil 1 tsp black sea salt ¼ cup chives, finely sliced…

Grilled Chicken and Fennel Salad

With underlying sweet tarragon and acidity, this crisp fennel and grilled chicken salad pairs perfectly with the citrus and stone fruits notes of our Rutherford Sauvignon Blanc. Ingredients 3 fennel bulbs, fronds & core removed, reserve fronds 1 bunch radishes 3 stalks celery, ribs removed 2 Tbsp fresh tarragon, lightly chopped 1 cup Meyer lemon juice…

Halibut With Leek And Fennel

This Halibut with Leek and Fennel recipe makes an elegant meal with minimal effort, and pairs wonderfully with our  Rutherford Sauvignon Blanc Ingredients 2 halibut fillets 3 Tbsp Round Pond Meyer Lemon Olive Oil ½ medium leek, sliced lengthwise in half then sliced thin ½ medium fennel bulb, cored and sliced thin 1 clove garlic, peeled…

Housemade Chip With Caviar

This simple chip with crème fraîche and caviar is so simple, but deliciously elegant! Pairs wonderfully with our Reserve Sauvignon Blanc. Ingredients: 3 russet potatoes 1/2 cup crème fraîche 1 oz salmon caviar 1 bunch chives 1 tsp Round Pond Estate Meyer Lemon Olive Oil Begin by squaring off the potatoes, then cut them into 8…

Classic Chicken Salad Sandwich

The addition of arugula gives a nice contrast in texture and flavor to the creamy spice of the horseradish, and the pretzel bun adds a bit of fun to this classic, crowd-pleasing sandwich.  Pairs wonderfully with our Proprietary Red Wine. Ingredients 4 chicken breasts 2 bunches chives, cut into 1” sticks ¼ cup red onion,…

Ahi Tuna Bites

Sunny, simple, and fresh; all wonderful traits for an appetizer to have.  The preserved lemon and avocado in these delectable Ahi Tuna Bites complement the creamy body of our Rutherford Sauvignon Blanc perfectly. Ingredients 1 lb ahi tuna (sushi grade), cut into 1/2” cubes 6 6-inch corn tortillas, cut into 3” by ¾” strips and fried 2…

Arugula and Grilled Asparagus Salad

This refreshing salad is perfect as a light supper, or as a side to your barbeque fare.  It pairs fantastically with our Proprietary Nebbiolo. Ingredients 1 bunch asparagus, thin 2 radishes, diced 2 scallions, diced 1 bunch baby arugula 2 Tbsp Round Pond Meyer Lemon Olive Oil 2 Tbsp Round Pond Lemon Pepper Olive Oil 2…