Brassica Salad

This beautiful Brassica Salad is as bright and colorful as summer itself and pairs perfectly with our Rutherford Sauvignon Blanc. Ingredients 2 cups broccoli, sliced thin 1 cup cauliflower, sliced thin 1 cup purple cauliflower, sliced thin 1 cup cheddar cauliflower, sliced thin 1/2 cup toasted pistachios 1/2 cup golden raisins 1/2 cup parsley leaves 1/2 cup Meyer lemon…

Meyer Lemon Vinaigrette

This sunny and flavorful vinaigrette works well as a marinade and as a dressing for any salad that could use the sweet acidity of the magical Meyer Lemon. Ingredients 2 Tbsp shallots, minced 1 cup Meyer lemon juice 1 tsp Dijon mustard 2 cups Round Pond Italian Varietal Extra Virgin Olive Oil 1 cup Round…

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…

Braised Shortrib Flatbread

This delicious flatbread recipe was a hit at our recent Spring Wine Release Party! With juicy braised shortrib, smoked gouda, and pickled chilies, it was amazing paired alongside our newly-released Rutherford Estate Cabernet Sauvignon. Ingredients 2 lbs boneless beef shortribs2 Tbsp Round Pond Italian Varietal Extra Virgin Olive Oilsalt and pepper1 each yellow onion, diced2…

Roasted Vegetable Medley

Chef Jamie combines colorful winter vegetables with the smoky garlic flavor of our Infused Garlic Oil with the sweet tang of our Meyer Lemon Citrus Syrup in this simple roasted vegetable medley.  Pairs wonderfully with our Proprietary Super Tuscan. 1/2 head cauliflower 1/2 head purple cauliflower 1/2 head orange cauliflower 1/2 red onion, thickly sliced…

Roasted Garlic & Mushroom Flatbread with Kale Pesto

This delicious and easy flatbread makes an impressive pairing for our Proprietary Left Bank Blend, and can be easily sliced into bite-sized pieces and served as canapes. Ingredients 2 each “Stonefire” brand flatbreads or naan breads 3 packs Maitake mushrooms 6 oz. Crescenza cheese 2 heads garlic 1 Tbsp Round Pond Italian Varietal Extra-Virgin Olive Oil…

Beet and Goat Cheese Terrine

This terrine makes a beautiful brunch dish for a special gathering.  If you can’t find watercress, you can substitute baby or micro arugula. Serve with our Reserve Sauvignon Blanc. Ingredients 8 golden beets, unpeeled 6 ounces fresh goat cheese 2 ounces cream cheese 1 Tbsp fennel, finely diced 3 Tbsp lemon juice 1 Tbsp tarragon, lightly…

Goat Cheese and Zucchini Cake

This French recipe for goat cheese and zucchini cake makes a wonderful accompaniment to a picnic or a lovely light meal.  It pairs wonderfully with our Reserve Sauvignon Blanc. Ingredients 1-1/2 pounds zucchini 3 large eggs 2/3 cup all-purpose flour 1 tsp baking powder 1/4 cup + 2 Tbsp Round Pond Italian Varietal Extra Virgin Olive Oil…