Pairs perfectly with our 2017 Sunstone Estate Syrah Sunstone Smash Burgers with Cheddar and Grilled Onions Serves 4 Ingredients 16 thin bread and butter pickles 4 brioche buns, toasted and buttered 1 ¼ lbs. ground beef chuck, (at least 20% fat) Salt and freshly ground black pepper 2 small onions, sliced paper thin 4 slices sharp cheddar cheese *Simple Garlic Aioli *Simple Garlic Aioli Recipe ½ cup mayonnaise 1 tablespoon fresh lemon juice ¼ teaspoon kosher salt and fresh … [Read more...] about Sunstone “Smash” Burger With Cheddar
Pairs perfectly with our 2017 Viognier, Santa Ynez Valley Sommelier Notes: "Vanilla, cotton candy, honeysuckle, white peach and pear aromas dominate on the nose. This wine is crisp and vibrant on the palate. Round mouthfeel finishes with bitter pith and stone fruit notes lingering on the palate." Grilled Fish Tacos Serves 12 Ingredients 3 tablespoons of extra-virgin olive oil 4 cloves of garlic, minced 3 serrano chiles, seeded and minced 1 teaspoon sweet paprika Freshly ground black pepper Eight 6-ounce … [Read more...] about Labor Day Favorite- Grilled Fish Tacos!
Pairs perfectly with our 2016 Sunstone Sauvignon Blanc Sommelier Notes: “Plenty of white pepper, citrus notes, and brightness about this wine that will complement the turkey beautifully. Medium + acidity cuts through the richness of the butter basted bird and the rich gravy.” Serves 6-8 Ingredients Turkey 1 (14-16 pound) turkey, giblets and neck removed, patted dry 2 sticks unsalted butter, soft 2 tablespoons fresh sage, plus more for stuffing cavity 2 tablespoons fresh thyme, plus more for stuffing cavity 2 … [Read more...] about Perfect Holiday Pairings- Herb and Butter Roasted Turkey with White Wine Pan Gravy
Pairs perfectly with our 2018 Sunstone Pinot Noir Reserve Serves 8-10 Ingredients 1 10-12 pound bone-in, cured ham 1 extra large oven bag (holds up to 25 lbs.) ½ cup brown sugar 1/3 cup Dijon mustard 1 large orange, washed and cut into 6 wedges 2 tablespoons of whole cloves 1 can of Cola (you can use Coke, Dr. Pepper…whatever you’d like) Preparation Using a sharp knife, score the ham in a diamond pattern, making ¼ inch deep slices. Place the ham on its side, not face down in the oven … [Read more...] about Clove and Cola Glazed Ham with Brown Sugar and Dijon
Pairs perfectly with our 2015 Sunstone Mason Cuvée Sommelier Notes- “Rich, stewed black fruits with accents of oak, earth and grilled meat. A hearty, fruit-forward wine with plenty of tannin and terroir.” Serves 8 Ingredients 1 round Italian loaf, cut into 1 inch cubes (about 8 cups) 2 tablespoons extra virgin olive oil 2 pounds sweet (or spicy) Italian sausage, casings removed 1 stick unsalted butter, cut into cubes 3 medium yellow onions, chopped 4 large celery ribs, chopped 6 cloves of garlic, minced 4 … [Read more...] about Perfect Holiday Pairings- Sausage and Herb Stuffing