kale and mushroom

Kale & Mushrooms With Bacon

Meaty Lacinato kale teams up with wild mushrooms and applewood-smoked bacon for a vegetable-based side dish that pairs perfectly with a grilled steak and our Estate Cabernet Sauvignon. Ingredients 2 bunches kale, stems removed 8 oz local seasonal mushrooms, chopped 1 Tbsp fresh garlic, chopped 8 oz applewood smoked bacon, medium diced 3 Tbsp shallots, minced…

Creamy-Cauliflower-Soup

Creamy Cauliflower Soup

Here’s a simple, delicious cauliflower soup that will warm you up in no time! Especially created to pair with our Reserve Sauvignon Blanc, this creamy, satisfying soup is sure to drive the chill from your bones. Ingredients: 2 heads cauliflower 2 qts whole milk 1/2 lb butter 2 bunches scallions, diced 1/4 cup Round Pond Estate…

Greek Walnut Cake

Greek Walnut Cake

This traditional “Karidopita” is a well-loved Greek dessert, full of all kinds of autumn spices and packed with healthy walnuts. In Greek cooking it is very common to bake with olive oil, adding an extra element of richness with healthy fats. Drizzled with its honeyed syrup, the cake is delicious on a cold evening and…

Nana’s Apple Pudding

Also known as apple crisp, our gardener Daphne is sharing her Nana’s recipe for Apple Pudding. The picture below shows Nana B (born in 1888) in the kitchen of the home where she was raised after just making a fresh batch of peach jam! This delicious family favorite recipe pairs wonderfully with our Reserve Sauvignon…

Poached Pear

Poached Pear With Pink Pepper Mascarpone

This unique honey-cinnamon and cabernet poached pear dessert is such a beautiful treat. The pink peppercorn adds a delightful floral flavor to the rich mascarpone and the subtle hint of mint adds an herbal essence to this gorgeous dessert. This pairs delightfully with our Estate  Sauvignon Blanc. Ingredients 2 pears, peeled and cored 4 tsp…

Charred Pole Bean Salad

Straight from the Round Pond winery garden is our Estate Chef’s latest Il Pranzo recipe! This gorgeous Charred Pole Bean Salad is ripe with colorful beans and late cherry tomatoes and tossed in a fresh lemon-dill vinaigrette. Pairs wonderfully with our Proprietary Red Wine. Ingredients 1 bunch dill, chopped 2 lemons, juiced 1 cup Round Pond…

Balsamic Fig & Feta Spread

This savory appetizer is our new Autumn favorite! Creamy feta, piquant balsamic vinegar, and sweet figs caramelize effortlessly into a one-dish baked spread that is fantastic served alongside toasted baguette slices rubbed with fresh garlic. Pairs wonderfully with our Proprietary White Wine. Ingredients ½ cup creamy feta (about 2 ounces) ½ cup + 1 Tbsp Round…

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, our Estate Chef 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…

Steamed Mussels With Vadouvan Spice

This fantastic Steamed Mussel with Vadouvan spice dish is full of teasing flavors to excite your palate. Smoky spice is enhanced with the bite of jalapeño and tempered with a light white wine, shallot and garlic broth. Pair with our delightful Estate Sauvignon Blanc for an easy and elegant supper to remember. Ingredients 8 slices…