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Food & Wine Guide: Paso Robles, California

You know the feeling. After a few tastings and a couple nibbles of cheese, your stomach sends you a message loud and clear. You need food. A shared charcuterie platter simply will not do. It must be something substantial that complements the lovely wines you have sipped so far as well as those that await you at the next stop. 

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My City NYC Chilly Outdoor Dining & the Push for Restaurant Business Growth

https://www.instagram.com/p/CI4ISpcH924/?utm_source=ig_web_copy_link   With the recent snowstorm that rocked the East Coast, the food and wine industries are set to take another big hit, one that…

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Restaurant Recipes for the Holidays

This is the story of how two restaurants on opposite coasts celebrate two holidays: Chanukah and Christmas. Lucky for us, they were gracious enough to share their favorite holiday recipes.

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RECIPES

From decadent brunch to lunch on the go to elegant dinner for a crowd, our recipe developers and chefs create unique recipes for dishes that are crave-able and pair perfectly with wine. Each recipe has a pairing suggestion, although we always encourage you to experiment.

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Easy Apple Crisp

We are heading into peak apple season, so throw on your favorite sweater, and let’s get to some fall-inspired baking! This Easy Apple Crisp will fill your home with warm aromas of sweet cinnamon and peppery nutmeg. This apple crisp is easy because we are leaving the skin on our apples, and we only need one mixing bowl! 

Let’s get cooking! Oh, and don’t forget to sip on a rich and caramelly Tawny Port while you’re cooking to get you in the mood for this decadent dessert.

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Tomatoes Confit with Burrata and Garlic Crostini

We are in the heat of summer, and this means we are smack dab in the middle of tomato season! This dish showcases the gorgeous, juicy, and bright fruit. Tomatoes Confit with Burrata and Garlic Crostini is going to be your new go-to appetizer because it’s so dynamic. Each bite features earthy and pungent garlic, creamy and fresh burrata, and burst cherry tomatoes that are small and ideal for balancing on a toasty crostini.

Pair with a crisp white like Pinot Grigio or a chilled Sparkling Rose.

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Marinated Greek Salad

It’s too hot to cook, and that’s why we are serving up this quick and fresh Marinated Greek Salad. It features fresh and vibrant produce, salty sharp feta, and a punch of brine-soaked olives. Each bite is swimming in a simple and bright vinaigrette with hints of citrus, biting balsamic, and silky olive oil. Enjoy this dish with pita or as a topping for hummus.

Enjoy this dish with a Greek Assyrtiko, or a light and zesty white wine of your choice.

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Wine Pairings

Find the best pairings for your favorite foods and holidays. We’ve got wine recommendations for everything from salads to Halloween candy.

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Food & Wine Pairing Guide: Austin, Texas

It can seem almost indulgent to be seeking out food and wine pairings while the U.S. is in the midst of dealing with a pandemic. If anything, pandemics mean drinking wine by the box and boxed wine goes with everything right?

However, for those looking for a bit of indulgence right now – here’s a list of 5 local Austin restaurants offering food and wine pairings during COVID-19:

Splurge on a tasting menu at an acclaimed restaurant.

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Food & Wine Guide: Paso Robles, California 400 400 Lori Rice

Food & Wine Guide: Paso Robles, California

You know the feeling. After a few tastings and a couple nibbles of cheese, your stomach sends you a message loud and clear. You need food. A shared charcuterie platter simply will not do. It must be something substantial that complements the lovely wines you have sipped so far as well as those that await you at the next stop. 

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Hosting a Valentine’s Wine Tasting for Two at Home

Even if your local wine tasting rooms and vineyards are closed, you can still replicate the experience at home. Wine tasting is an at-home date night or evening-in activity that allows you to become better acquainted both with your partner and your own taste preferences.

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