Crispy Chicken

Crispy Chicken

Wave goodbye to Colonel Sanders.  This crispy chicken recipe is about to become your new favorite! 🍷 Wine pairing:  Serve with your favorite Chardonnay.

Salmon in frying pan

Pan Seared Salmon with Crispy Skin

This recipe is so simple and so good.  It produces salmon fillets that have a crispy and tasty skin while the interior is nice and moist. 🍷 Wine Pairing:  A Pinot Noir pairs nicely with this as does a less oaky Chardonnay.

Skewered Shrimp in bowl

Grilled Shrimp

So often we forget about grilling shrimp and how easy and delicious it is.  Here’s a simple recipe that can be used for a main course, appetizers or hors d’oeuvres. 🍷 Wine Pairing:  A French Bordeaux Blanc pairs nicely with this as does a less oaky Chardonnay.

Coq Au Vin


History: The literal translation of “coq” is rooster so when the old boy had outlived his usefulness on the farm he was destined for the pot. But those old birds were tough and sinewy, and they needed to be cooked longer to make them moderately tender. The modern version not …

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Rack of Lamb

Recipe: Rack of Lamb (Simple Version)

Rack of lamb is one of my favorite meals which can be cooked a variety of ways including on the grill. This recipe is both simple and delicious. 🍷 Wine Pairing: Lamb is a robust flavored meat that pairs well with a bold Cabernet Sauvignon or a hearty Shiraz.  

Tuscan Style Pork

Recipe: Tuscan-Style Roast Pork

This is a great holiday or entertaining recipe that doesn’t break the bank, has great presentation and is truly delicious. 🍷 Wine Pairing: A nice Pinot Noir pairs well with this roast.