Compressed Watermelon & Feta Salad

A light and refreshing dish paired with our gourmet products – perfect for a warm summer day!   1 Seedless Watermelon 1 Cucumber (Diced Medium) ½ Cup Feta Cheese 1 Cup Baby Arugula 1 Red Onion (Thinly Sliced) 2 Tbsp Round Pond Red Wine Vinegar ¼ Cup Round Pond Estate Meyer Lemon Olive Oil 1-2…

Cab-Merlot BBQ Sauce

Tangy homemade barbecue sauce to add to all of your favorite grilling recipes! Try it with your favorite wine from our BBQ Pack. Ingredients 1 1/2 -2 cup        Ketchup 1/4 cup               Round Pond Cabernet & Merlot Blend Red Wine Vinegar 2 Tbsp                  Molasses 1 Tbsp                  Agave Nectar 1 tsp                     Soy Sauce 1…

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,…

Veal Osso Buco

Perfect for a cool autumn night, this Veal Osso Buco is classically comporting and satisfying.  It tastes even better the day after – although it’s hard not to finish it all at once.  Pairs wonderfully with our Rutherford Cabernet Sauvignon. Ingredients 2 (8-ounce) veal shank pieces 1 ½ Cabernet Sauvignon ¼ cup Round Pond Italian…

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…

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. Check out our BBQ 4-Pack for perfect pairings! Ingredients 2 lbs pork tenderloin 4 Tbsp paprika 4 Tbsp brown sugar 4 Tbsp salt 4 Tbsp pepper 10-12…

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…

Fried Stuffed Green Olives

  These garlic and shallot-stuffed fried green olives are absolutely delicious.  They are fantastic as appetizers or served alongside a fresh green salad and paired with our elegant Reserve Sauvignon Blanc.   Ingredients 24 whole garlic cloves 1 cup Round Pond Spanish Varietal Extra Virgin Olive Oil 1 bay leaf 2 tsp chopped thyme 2 Tbsp minced shallot…