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…

B.L.T. Crostini

Who doesn’t love a BLT?   With slow-roasted tomatoes, creamy French cheese, and fresh arugula, this is a refined take on the American classic in perfectly bite-sized pieces. Ingredients 1 pint cherry tomatoes ¼ cup Round Pond Italian Varietal Extra Virgin Olive Oil 1 small baguette 1 cup Fromage Blanc cheese 6 slices thick cut bacon,…

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…

Heirloom Tomato & Burrata Salad

Deliciously summery, this Heirloom Tomato & Burrata Salad will use the best and brightest from your summer garden and is an absolute vision when plated! Ingredients 12 oz burrata 4 tsp salt 2 Tbsp, plus 1 tsp Round Pond Estate Italian Extra Virgin Olive Oil 2 cups large diced Italian bread 1 tsp pepper 4…

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…

Green Olive Tapenade

This delicious Green Olive Tapenade is a part of our Vino & Olio tasting  experience.  It’s so easy to make a makes a light and cool summer appetizer! 1 cup Castelvetrano olives, pitted 2 cloves garlic 3 tbsp capers 1 each lemon, juiced 1 cup Round Pound Extra Virgin Italian Olive Oil 1 tsp salt…

Roasted Red Pepper & Caper Tapenade

This delicious spread is one of Chef Jamie’s most requested recipes from our Vino & Olio tasting experience and makes wonderful use of those summer red peppers from the garden! Ingredients 4 each red peppers ¼ cup capers 1 each shallot, minced 1 cup Round Pond Meyer Lemon Olive Oil 1 each lemon, juiced 1…

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…