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Spiced Beef and Carrot Burgers

Spiced Beef and Carrot Burgers

Main Dish Beef Recipes Looking for a great July 4th burger recipe? Try our Spiced Beef and Carrot Burgers.  This main dish Pairs with red wines including: Carmenere, Chianti, Sangiovese, Shiraz and Zinfandel. Chef Vivant’s recommended perfect wine pairing is Zinfandel. Enjoy! #main dish, #beef […]

Creamy Chocolate Cheesecake

Creamy Chocolate Cheesecake

Dessert Recipe Cheesecake Recipe Looking for a great summertime cheesecake recipe? ? Try our Creamy Chocolate Cheesecake dessert recipe.  This recipe will satisfy your need for a great dessert.  It pairs perfectly with Tawny Port dessert wine. Enjoy! Print Recipe Creamy Chocolate Cheesecake Prep Time 3 […]

Beef Consomme

Beef Consomme

Crock Pot Recipes Beef Consomme – Soup Recipes Do you enjoy crock pot recipes?  Try our new Beef Consomme crock pot recipe.  This  soup recipe pairs with a broad spectrum of red wines including: Cabernet Franc, Merlot, Shiraz, Red Burgundy, Northern Rhone, Granche, Red Bordeaux, Tempranillo, Nebbiolo, […]

Red Onion and Chili Tarts

Red Onion and Chili Tarts

Vegetarian Recipes Vegetarian Appetizer Recipes Try our Red Onion and Chili Tarts vegetarian appetizer recipe.  This vegetarian recipe pairs with red and white wines. Red wines include: Sangiovese, Chianti, and Zinfandel.  White wines include: Pinot Grigio and Sauvignon Blanc. Chef Vivant’s recommended best wine pairing is […]

Mixed Asian Vegetables

Mixed Asian Vegetables

Vegetarian Recipes Main Dish Looking for a new vegetarian recipe.  Try out Mixed Asian Vegetables recipe. . This main dish pairs with White wines, including: Gruner Veltliner, Sancerre, Pinot Grigio, Sauvignon Blanc, and Riesling Off-Dry. Chef Vivant’s recommended perfect wine pairing is Sancerre. Enjoy!  Print Recipe […]

Seafood Noodle Soup

Seafood Noodle Soup

Main Dish – Seafood Recipe Soup Recipes Looking for an easy seafood recipe? Ttry our Seafood Noodle Soup.  This Chinese recipe pairs with Sake, Sparkling and White wines. Sparkling wines include: Champagne and Sparkling. White wines include: White Burgundy, Pinot Grigio, Chardonnay, Riesling Dry and Viognier. . […]

Lobster Toasts

Lobster Toasts

Main Dish Seafood Recipes Looking for summer lobster recipes? Try this Lobster Toasts recipe. This main dish pairs with Sparking and White Wines. Sparkling wines include: Champagne and Sparkling wine. White wines include: Chardonnay, Viognier and White Burgundy. Chef Vivant’s recommended perfect wine pairing is […]

Honey and Chili Shrimp

Honey and Chili Shrimp

Main Dish Seafood Recipes Looking for easy shrimp recipes? Try our Honey and Chili Shrimp Recipe. This grilled shrimp recipe pairs with Sake, Sparkling wines and White wines. Sparkling wines include Champagne, Prosecco and Sparkling wines. White wines include: Gewuztraminer, Riesling Off-Dry, Sancerre and White […]

Chickpea and Trout Salad

Chickpea and Trout Salad

Main Dish Seafood Recipes – Salad Recipes Summertime is the best for fresh trout recipes. Try our Chickpea and Trout Salad recipe. This smoked trout recipe pairs with Sparkling and White Wines. Sparkling wines include: Champagne and Sparkling wine. White wines include: Gewurztraminer and Riesling […]

Lemon Sultana Cheesecake

Lemon Sultana Cheesecake

Dessert – Cheesecake Recipes Looking for a new cheesecake recipe? Try our Lemon Sultana Cheesecake recipe. This is a prefect dessert recipe for the summertime. Chef Vivant’s perfect wine paring for this lemon cheesecake recipe is Tawny Port.Enjoy! Print Recipe Lemon Sultana Cheesecake Course dessert […]

Saffron Rice with Seafood

Saffron Rice with Seafood

Main Dish Seafood Recipes Saffron Rice with Seafood is a great summertime rice recipe. This Saffron Rice recipe pairs with Sake, Sparkling and White Wines. Sparkling wines include: Champagne, Prosecco and Sparkling. White wines include: Gewurztraminer, Riesling Off-Dry, Sancerre, and White Burgundy. Chef Vivant’s recommended […]

Mozzarella and Tomato Skewers with Basil Oil

Mozzarella and Tomato Skewers with Basil Oil

Vegetarian Recipes Cheese Appetizer Recipes Looking for an appetizer, cheese snack, or a new party snack idea, try our Mozzarella and Tomato Skewers with Basil Oil recipe. This appetizer recipe is easy to prepare and pairs with red and white wines. Red wines include: Chianti, […]

Smoked Salmon Summer Platter

Smoked Salmon Summer Platter

Seafood Appetizer Recipes Smoked Salmon Summer Platter – This appetizer is an easy salmon recipe that pairs with Sparkling wines and White wines. Sparkling wines include: Champagne and Sparkling wine. White wines include: Chardonnay, Pinot Grigio, Pinot Gris, Riesling Dry, Viognier and White Burgundy. Chef […]

Watercress Vegetable Soup

Watercress Vegetable Soup

Main Dish – Vegetarian Recipes Seafood Recipes – Soup Recipes Looking for a vegetarian soup? Try our Watercress Vegetable Soup. This vegetable soup recipe is easy to make and pairs with Merlot and Chablis wines. Print Recipe Waterc ress Vegetable Soup Course entree Prep Time […]

Baked Salmon

Baked Salmon

Main Dish Seafood Recipes Looking for easy salmon recipes? Try this Baked Salmon recipe. It is great for outdoor summertime cooking. This baked salmon recipe pairs with Sparkling, Red and White wines. Sparkling wines include Champagne and Sparkling wine. White wines include: Chardonnay, Pinot Grigio, […]

Salami and Cheese Pumpernickel Squares

Salami and Cheese Pumpernickel Squares

Cheese Appetizers Try this salami and pumpernickel, appetizer recipe. It is great for a summertime wine pairing party. Salami and Cheese Pumpernickel Squares pairs with Barbera, a red wine, and Rose. To find compare wine locally go to Snooth. Print Recipe Salami and Cheese Pumpernickel […]

Mixed Mushroom on Herbed Muffins

Mixed Mushroom on Herbed Muffins

Vegetarian Recipes Main Dish – Vegetable Recipes Mixed Mushroom on Herbed Muffins is a nice summertime vegetarian salad recipe. It is also excellent as a vegan salad. It pairs with rose and various red and white wines. The red wines include: Carmenere, Red Burgundy, Red […]

Grilled Scallops with Orange Salsa

Grilled Scallops with Orange Salsa

Main Dish Seafood Recipes Grilled Scallops with Orange Salsa is another summertime, light entrée. This scallop recipe pairs with white wines including Gewurztraminer, Riesling Dry and White Burgundy. Chef Vivant recommended perfect wine pairing for scallops is White Burgundy. Enjoy! Chef Vivant Print Recipe Grilled […]

Broiled Shrimp Salad

Broiled Shrimp Salad

Main Dish Seafood Recipes – Salad Recipes Our Broiled Shrimp Salad recipe is a perfect summertime, seafood recipe. This easy shrimp recipe pairs with white, sake and sparking wines. White wines include: Gewurztraminer, Riesling Off-Dry, Sancerre, and White Burgundy. Sparking wines include: Champagne, Prosecco, and […]

Tomato Salad

Tomato Salad

Vegetarian Recipes Salad Recipes This vegetarian salad recipe is a great summertime recipe. It tomato Salad is also excellent as a vegan salad, and pairs with both red and white wines. Red wines include: Zinfandel, Sangiovese, and Chianti. White wines include: Pinto Grigio, and Sauvignon […]