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Roasted Corn Salad

This corn salad is a perfect addition to any summer dinner table or as a picnic salad. It’s fun, fresh, and colorful…and did we mention super tasty? Pairs wonderfully with our Estate Sauvignon Blanc Ingredients  6 fresh ears of corn, shucked and cut from the cob 1/3 cup champagne vinegar 1 lime, juice and zest 1…

EASY TIPS FOR PAIRING WINE 

Successfully pairing wine with food isn’t just in the wheelhouse of a sommelier.  Just remember these three basic wine pairing tips and your next meal will be incredible.  Cheers! 1) Know Your Wine The first thing you need to do when you’re choosing a dish to pair with your wine is to get to know your…

Grilled Salmon

Grilled Wild Salmon

Owner Ryan MacDonnell is a huge fan of salmon, and this recipe is one of her all-time favorites. With fresh chopped herbs and our delicious Blood Orange Olive Oil, we’re sure it will become one of your favorites too. Enjoy with a glass of our Estate Sauvignon Blanc on your back patio! Ingredients 2 Tbsp Round…

Shaved Asparagus And Fennel Salad

This recipe comes to us courtesy of the Food Shed Pizza in Napa. Food Shed’s hand-crafted pizzas and pasta are based on fresh, seasonal ingredients. This uniquely delicious salad pairs wonderfully with our Estate Sauvignon Blanc. Ingredients 4-5 asparagus spears 1/2 fennel bulb 1 Tbsp fresh parsley, chopped 1/2 lemon, juiced Round Pond Estate Spanish or Italian Varietal…

Smoked Salmon Lollipops

A delightful, bite-sized appetizer with smoked salmon that features Round Pond Meyer Lemon Olive Oil and pairs wonderfully with our Estate 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…

Gruyère Gougères

Gougères are amazingly easy and elegant hors-d’oeuvre for any party, and pair with almost any wine flawlessly. They also freeze exceptionally well, which makes it even easier come party time. Just reheat in a 375-degree oven until warmed through. Ingredients 1 cup water 2 ounces unsalted butter 1-1/2 ounces Round Pond Italian Extra Virgin Olive Oil…

Heirloom Tomato and Baby Mozzarella Tart

Summer gives us some of the best fruits and vegetables of the year, but probably the best of all are beautiful, ripe, juicy tomatoes! This Heirloom Tomato and Baby Mozzarella Tart with fresh arugula is the perfect way to enjoy the simple, fresh tastes of the season. Ingredients 3 sheets puff pastry dough (8″ x…

Chanterelle Risotto

Searching for wild chanterelles is kind of like an adult Easter egg hunt – they usually pop up after the second big rain of the autumn.  Once you are SURE that you have chanterelles in your basket, try this risotto with your finds.  Pairs wonderfully with our Estate Sauvignon Blanc. Ingredients 1 pound chanterelle mushrooms (or shiitake)…

Thyme Gougère

These delicious French cheese puffs make phenomenal hors d’oeuvres! This easy recipe comes to us from our Estate Chef. Chef says: “These are the perfect pairing with red wine and are something that I just love to make around the holidays.” Ingredients 3 cups all-purpose flour 3 tsp kosher salt 18 Tbsp unsalted butter 12…

Sesame Buttermilk Crackers

This fun cracker recipe comes to us courtesy of Napa Valley Chef, Marvin Martin, of Marvin Martin Olive Oils. Chef likes to serve these freshly-made crackers with an artisan cheese platter or with any kind of hummus or dip. Ingredients 2 ½ cups flour 1 tsp sugar 1 tsp salt 10 Tbsp unsalted butter 1…