Nov. 24, 2013 UnCorked Food/Wine Pairings


The Academy of Wine

Barrel Tasting: 2006 Cabernet Sauvignon
Featured Wine: 2005 Cabernet Sauvignon
Paired with Smoked prime rib, a coffee horseradish rub and roasted potatoes


Bridgeview Vineyards & Winery

Featured Wine: 2011 Black Beauty Pinot Noir
Paired with Roasted Pork Tenderloin with Port Wine Reduction

Cowhorn Vineyard & Garden

Featured Wine: 2010 Syrah 58
Featured Wine: 2012 Spiral 36 (Viognier-Marsanne-Roussanne)
Paired with Winter Squash and Caramelized Onion Empanada


Cricket Hill Winery

Barrel Tasting: 2008 Merlot
Featured Wine: Vin Enchanté
Paired with 4 Layer Baked Polenta ala Monterey


Devitt Winery

Barrel Tasting: 2009 Syrah
Featured Wine: All are available for tasting
Paired with Spicy, Pulled Pork Baked Beans


Fiasco Winery

Barrel Tasting: Buckaroo Red
Featured Wine: 2007 Cabernet Sauvignon
Paired with Gourmet Hotdogs


John Michael Champagne Cellars

Barrel Tasting: Paris Pinot
Featured Wine: Sparkling Sake
Paired with Thai Chicken Salad with Spicy Peanut Butter Sauce


LongSword Vineyard

Barrel Tasting:  2013 Pinot Noir
Featured Wine:  Slagle Creek Vineyard 2011 Syrah Port- Dessert Wine
Paired with Grilled Steak smoothered in Sweet Barbecue Sauce


Plaisance Ranch

Barrel Tasting the components of Ranch Red
Featured Wine: 2011 Ranch Red
Paired with Ranch Ratatouille


Red Lily Vineyards

Barrel Tasting: 2012 Life of Riley
Featured Wine: 2007 Red Lily Tempranillo
Paired with Bacon-wrapped Date Stuffed with Marcona Almonds


Rosella’s Vineyard & Winery

Barrel Tasting: 2011 Zinfandel
Featured Wine: 2011 Cabernet Sauvignon
Paired with Bacon Gouda Bites


Schmidt Family Vineyards

Barrel Tasting: Barbera
Featured Wine: Sauvignon  Blanc
Paired with Crab Cakes


Serra Vineyards

Barrel Tasting: 2013 First Ever Estate Cabernet Franc
Featured Wine: 2012 Rosa Marie (Pinot Noir Rose)
Paired with Thai Ginger & Butternut Squash Soup


Soloro Vineyard

Barrel Tasting: 2013 Marsanne/Roussanne
Featured Wine: 2011 Thunderegg Cut (Marsanne/Roussanne)
Paired with Pulled Pork and family recipe AppleBetty


Troon Vineyard

Barrel Tasting: 2012 Zinfandel Reserve
Featured Wine: 2011 Estate Syrah
Paired with Grape-Braised Short Ribs with Yukon Whipped Potatoes


Valley View Winery

Barrel Tasting: 2011 Reserve Tempranillo
Featured Wine: 2011 Anna Maria Cabernet Sauvignon
Paired with (TBD)


Wooldridge Creek

Barrel Tasting: Oso de Oro
Featured Wine: 2012 dry Gewurztraminer
Paired with Spinach and Artichoke Fondue


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