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Perfect Summer Pairings for Top Ten Wines

By Megan Myers, June 1, 2012  |  Meet the Blogger  |  More Posts by Megan Myers

Can anything make a summer evening more satisfying than a glass of lightly chilled wine enjoyed on the patio? Pairing that wine with a delicious meal, of course!  

Our Top Ten Wines for Summer provide a bevy of flavor and value, making it easy to choose summery fare for your entertaining table. Here are a few of our favorite recipes to pair and share.

Mussels Vinaigrette, pair with Mionetto Prosecco

Kale Waldorf Salad, pair with Louis Latour Ardèche Chardonnay

Sesame-Peanut Noodles, pair with Yalumba Christobel’s Eden Valley Riesling

Shrimp and Mango Ceviche, pair with Bolla Soave Classico

Skillet Fajitas with Jicama Salsa, pair with Tormaresca Neprica

 Spanish Chickpeas and Chorizo, pair with Pallas Tempranillo by Jorge Ordóñez

Grilled Fruit with Caramelized Orange Sauce, pair with Hogue Late Harvest Riesling

Eggplant Bolognese, pair with Columbia Winery Merlot

Calamari Pasta, pair with Kyklos Moschofilero

Grilled Vegetable Pizza, pair with Bubo Cabernet Sauvignon

What are your favorite meals to enjoy with summer wines?

 

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Edd's Stories says ...
It's raining in my mouth. Delicious,delicious, delicious. "Grilled Fruit with Caramelized Orange Sauce" , it's a hurricane in my mouth.
06/01/2012 5:03:45 AM CDT
Wine Lover Jan says ...
Mussels Vinaigrette, pair with Mionetto Prosecco. Perfect! I'm so hungry now.
06/02/2012 2:45:11 PM CDT
AUM says ...
Umm. Salmon and some organic white wine from my friends at AUM Cellars. Just worked on a documentary about that wine. Check it out! http://youtube.com/theaumfilm
06/05/2012 10:45:05 AM CDT