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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 […]

Roasted Bell Pepper with Herbs

Roasted Bell Pepper with Herbs

Vegetarian Recipes Main Dish – Vegetable Recipes Roasted Bell Pepper with Herbs salad is a great summertime, vegetarian salad recipe or vegan salad recipe. It pairs with a number of white wines including: Pinot Grigio, Gruner Veltliner, Riesling Off-Dry, Sancerre and Sauvignon Blanc. Print Recipe […]

Bourbon Maple Glazed Plank Salmon

Bourbon Maple Glazed Plank Salmon

Main Dish Seafood Recipes Try this Bourbon Maple Glazed Plank Salmon recipe. Salmon recipes (Bourbon Salmon Honey Glazed Salmon) are great for grilling. It also, paris with white and sparkling wines. White wines include: Chardonnay, Pinot Grigio, Pinot Gris, Riesling Dry, Viognier and White Burgundy. […]

Chicken Crepes – Slow Cooking

Chicken Crepes – Slow Cooking

Crock Pot Recipes Main Dish – Poultry Recipes Try our Chicken Crepes recipe It is a slow cooking crepe recipe. This easy crepe recipe pairs with a broad variety of red and white wines. Red wines include: Barbera, Carmenere, Chianti, Pinot Noir, Sangiovese, and Red […]

Thai Beef Salad

Thai Beef Salad

Main Recipe Salad Recipes – Beef Recipes This Thai Beef Salad entree is a great way to start your upcoming holiday weekend. This beef salad recipe is a nice twist on a salad and is perfect for your upcoming celebrations. This steak salad recipe pairs […]

Baked Lemon Cheesecake

Baked Lemon Cheesecake

Dessert – Cheesecake Recipes This Baked Lemon Cheesecake is a nice summertime dessert. It is easy cheesecake recipe to make and pairs with Tawny Port wine. For more information on Tawny Port wines, see below. Tawny Ports are fortified wines that are aged for long […]

Mustard Chicken – Slow Cooking

Mustard Chicken – Slow Cooking

Crock Pot Recipes Main Dish – Poultry Recipes Mustard chicken is an excellent slow cooker recipe. It is easy crockpot meal to prepare. This slow cooking recipe pairs with red and white wines. Red wines include: Barbera Beaujolais, Carmenere, Chianti, Pinot Noir and Red Burgundy, […]

Garlic Beef with Noodles

Garlic Beef with Noodles

Main Dish Beef Recipes Garlic Beef with Noodles is nice summertime recipe. This beef noodle recipe pairs with a broad spectrum of red wines. This includes: Brunello, Cabernet Franc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Carmenere, CSM, Grenache, Malbec, Melot, Petite Sirah, Pinot Noir, Sangiovese, Syrah, Shiraz, and Zinfandel. Chef […]

Peanut-Crusted Chicken Satays

Peanut-Crusted Chicken Satays

Chicken Appetizer Recipes These Peanut-Crusted Chicken Satays are a very nice appetizer. This chicken satay recipe pairs with both red and white wines. Red wines include: Barbera, Beaujolais, Carmenere, Chianti and Pinot Noir. White wines include: Chardonnay, Gewurztraminer, Gruner Veltlliner and Pinot Gris. Chef Vivant’s […]

Tomato Toasts with Fresh Basil Appetizer

Tomato Toasts with Fresh Basil Appetizer

Vegetarian Recipes Vegetarian Appetizer Recipes Tomato Toasts with Fresh Basil is a fresh appetizer is excellent for wine pairing parties. This baguette based, sun dried tomato recipe is easy to prepare and pairs with both red and white wines. Red wines include: Chianti, Sangiovese and […]

Chicken with Vegetables and Rice

Chicken with Vegetables and Rice

Main Dish Chicken Recipes Chicken with Vegetables and Rice is an easy chicken and recipe to prepare. Chicken and rice pairs with a broad spectrum of red and white wines. Red wines include: Barbera, Beaujolais, Camenere, and Sangiovese. White wines include: Chardonnay, Gewurzrteaminer, Gruner Veltliner, […]

Pecan Praline Cupcakes

Pecan Praline Cupcakes

Dessert – Cupcake Recipes Do you need to make cupcakes for an up coming party or event? Are you just looking for a new dessert recipe? Try this Pecan Praline Cupcakes recipe. This cupcake recipe has a great taste and pairs with Champagne and Sparkling […]

Baked Mussels

Baked Mussels

Main Dish Seafood Recipes Try this favorite, summertime Baked Mussels recipe. This mussels recipe pairs with a number of white wines including Chardonnay, Chablis, White Burgundy, Sauvignon Blanc, Pinot Gris and Sancerre. Chef Vivant’s recommended best mussels recipe and wine pairings are Chardonnay and Pinot […]

Italian Chicken Salad

Italian Chicken Salad

Main Dish Salad Recipes – Chicken Recipes This summertime, chicken salad recipe is very versatile. In addition, this easy chicken salad recipe pairs with both white and red wines. White wine pairings include: Chardonnay, Riesling Off-Dry, Viognier, Gruner Veltliner, Pinot Gris and Gewurztraminer. Red wine […]

Noodles and Shrimp with Jamon

Noodles and Shrimp with Jamon

Main Dish Seafood Recipes Noodles and Shrimp with Jamon is a light, summertime, shrimp, pasta recipe. This shrimp and pasta recipes pair with Champagne and white wines. The various white wines include: Gewurztraminer, Sancerre, Riesling Off-Dry, and White Burgundy. Chef Vivant recommends White Burgundy as […]

Surf and Turf

Surf and Turf

Main Dish Beef Recipes – Seafood Recipes Ready for a great summertime entree that will please meat and seafood lovers alike? Try our Surf and Turf recipe.  This surf and turf recipe pairs with red wines, including: Cabernet Sauvignon, CSM and Syrah. Chef Vivant recommended […]

Pistachio Mini Cupcakes

Pistachio Mini Cupcakes

Desserts – Cupcake Recipes Pistachio Mini Cupcakes is an excellent, fun dessert recipe.  This cupcake recipe is great as a featured dessert for parties or special events including weddings, graduations, birthdays, etc.  Cupcakes pair with Champagne and Sparkling wines.  Print Recipe Pistachio Mini Cupcakes Prep […]

Quick Sesame Chicken Wings

Quick Sesame Chicken Wings

Chicken Appetizers This sesame chicken wings recipe is an excellent party appetizer.  Generally chicken wings pair with both white and red wines. White wines include: Chardonnay, Gewurztraminer, Gruner Veltliner, Pinot Gris and Vioginer. Red wines include: Barbera, Besujolais, Carmenere, Chianti, Pinot Nior, Red Burgundy and […]

Beef, Tomato & Zucchini Casserole

Beef, Tomato & Zucchini Casserole

Crock Pot Recipes Main Dish – Beef Recipes   Beef, Tomato, and Zucchini Casserole is a perfect family recipe.  This beef casserole is great for cold weather and staying in while enjoying a glass of red wine by the fire. This beef casserole recipe pairs […]

Vegetable Bruschetta Appetizer

Vegetable Bruschetta Appetizer

Vegetarian Recipes Vegetarian Appetizer Recipes Vegetable Bruschetta is a vegetarian, appetizer recipe and is great for wine pairing parties. This veg bruschetta recipe pairs with a broad spectrum of white and red wines. White wine pairings include: Chardonnay, Chablis, White Burgundy, Sauvignon Blanc, Sancerre Gewurztraminer, […]