Recipes

Edna Valley Vineyard understands how important it is to live a Life in Balance, so we are pleased to present seasonal recipes that perfectly pair with our family of award-winning wines. Choose a recipe below to learn more!

Our Cheddar Olive Cheese Straws will be the delicious surprise you’ve been waiting for! Try this enticing snack with a glass of our Central Coast Chardonnay for a pairing that is sure to please.

Homemade soup can turn any evening at home into a cozy night in! Our Spiced Squash Soup features butternut squash, fresh ingredients and several seasonings to add some spice to this classic dish. Serve with our Central Coast Pinot Grigio to elevate any weeknight meal.

This simple recipe for Autumn Baked Apples served with your favorite ice cream is a twist on a splendidly sweet classic. Enjoy this dessert with a glass of our Central Coast Pinot Noir for the perfect autumn pairing.

To elevate your salad from supporting role to center stage, prepare our savory Apple, Blue Cheese and Walnut Salad that features a homemade vinaigrette. Our Central Coast Pinot Grigio will be a perfect complement to this scrumptious salad that is perfect as a side or hearty enough for dinner.

Grilled marinated short ribs (kalbi) are one of the most popular dishes at a Korean barbecue. Asian pears are a common addition to this style of marinade; they add a nice round sweetness. Since Bosc pears are often easier to find, feel free to use them. The marinade is also good on salmon, duck, and mushrooms.

With fresh vegetables and a tantalizing homemade dip, Vegetable Crudites with Herb Dip is a delicious appetizer before dinner or to serve at your next soirée. Enjoy with a glass of our Central Coast Pinot Grigio for an ideal match!

Our Central Coast Pinot Grigio complements the fresh ingredients and flavors of a delicious salad. Pair the wine with our Heirloom Tomato Summer Salad for the perfect additions to any meal!

Just in time for grilling season, this recipe for Smoked Cheddar and Garlic Burgers is sure to be a hit at your next barbecue! Enjoy with a glass of our Central Coast Pinot Noir and toast the exciting days of summer.

For a savory side that will be the perfect snack any time of day, prepare this Rosemary Paprika Hummus recipe for a tasty twist on this classic dip. Serve with whole wheat pita and our Central Coast Pinot Grigio for an unbeatable match!

Dress up your salad with vegetables and fruit with this hearty recipe for Broccoli Apple Cashew Salad! Complete it with a tantalizing homemade salad dressing and our Central Coast Pinot Grigio for a meal that’s memorable and delicious.

Fresh ingredients and a savory dressing make this recipe for Stuffed Avocado Caprese Salad one you won’t want to miss. Perfect for a side or the main course, enjoy this tasty salad with a glass of our Central Coast Pinot Grigio for a perfect pairing.

A mustard vinaigrette and fresh tarragon puts a lighter, brighter spin on potato salad.

Prepare this flavorful recipe for Avocado and Pineapple Salad for a dish that is ready to be the main course. Pair with our White V Blend for a fresh pairing in any season.

Prepare this Pan Seared Sea Scallop Salad with Grapefruit and Fennel for a fresh, delicious twist on a salad that is ready to be the main course. Enjoy with our Fleur de Edna Chardonnay for a zesty meal.

Our Spring Greens and Fruit Salad will be a refreshing addition to any meal with fresh fruit, vegetables and a zesty vinaigrette dressing. Serve with a glass of our Central Coast Pinot Grigio and enjoy!

Ready to fire up the grill? Prepare this savory recipe for Grilled Marinated Shrimp for a tasty dinner any day of the week. Serve with rice pilaf and our Central Coast Chardonnay for an unbeatable trio.

For an elegant dinner, prepare this savory recipe for Duck Breast with Saba and Grapes. Pair with our rich Reserve Pinot Noir for a satisfying meal!

For an unexpected take on traditional comfort food, try this savory recipe for Cheesy Mashed Potato Cups. Serve with our Central Coast Chardonnay at your holiday party for a satisfying pairing!

Charm the guests at your next holiday soirée with this delectable Fruit, Nut and Cheese Board. Serve with our Central Coast Pinot Grigio and toast the season!

Prepare this recipe for Goat Cheese Grape Poppers for a delicious appetizer to serve at any holiday gathering. Serve with our Central Coast Chardonnay for a wonderful seasonal pairing!

Prepare this Cheesy Potato Soup recipe for a delicious twist on a comfort food classic. Pair with our Central Coast Chardonnay for a savory meal!

In need of a hearty entrée to pair with our Central Coast Chardonnay? Try this recipe for Tomato, Bean and Pasta soup for a delectable dish that is sure to please.

Our Cranberry Pecan Cheese Bites are the perfect light bites to enjoy before dinner or as a tasty snack. Pour a glass of our Central Coast Chardonnay and enjoy!

Pumpkin and fall are one of life’s perfect pairings, so toast this cooler season with Edna Valley Chardonnay and our Pasta with Creamy Pumpkin Sauce. This simple dish will liven up dinner any night of the week!

Nothing says fall like pumpkin inspired dishes, so try this recipe for Healthy Pumpkin Fries for a savory side or snack. Pour a glass of our Edna Valley Chardonnay and enjoy!

For a delicious and dippable side, prepare this recipe for Fireside Cheese Dip and serve with crackers or a toasted baguette. This tasty side pairs beautifully with our Edna Valley Chardonnay!

For a tantalizing twist on a traditional snack, sample our Parmesan and Garlic Popcorn. Pair with our Central Coast Chardonnay and your next movie night is complete!

This mouthwatering recipe for Arugula Prosciutto and Mushroom Pizza will turn your home into the next pizzeria! Enjoy this pizza with a glass of our Central Coast Chardonnay for a tasty pairing.

Our recipe for Easy Homemade Pizza Dough will be a simple meal that is sure to please. Simply add your own toppings and pour a glass of our Central Coast Chardonnay for a delectable dinner!

For a pizza party any night of the week, try this delicious and simple recipe for Easy Flatbread Margherita Pizza. Our Central Coast Chardonnay will make the dinner complete!

Our rich Winemaker Series Heritage Chardonnay with notes of pineapple, caramel, and nectarine will complement the savory elements of this tantalizing dish.

If fish is on the menu, try this simple recipe for salmon and asparagus cooked over a fire or grill. Pair this with our Pinot Grigio for a scrumptious dinner that is sure to have everyone asking for seconds!

Need a savory dish to enjoy with our Sauvignon Blanc? This surprising twist on a baked potato that is prepared with minimum effort over a fire will be a delicious addition to any meal.

Enjoy a glass of our Sauvignon Blanc while grilling up these great steak skewers marinated in red wine. Liven up dinner any night of the week with this mouthwatering entrée!

These recipes offer four delicious twists on grilled corn and have something for everyone. Enjoy the Bacon Wrapped Corn, Old Bay Corn, BBQ Corn, or Pesto Parmesan Corn with any bottle of our premium white wine for a crowd pleasing side.

This recipe for BBQ Chicken Chopped Salad is a satisfying side for any summer meal. Pour a glass of our Chardonnay and enjoy!

Sample this Goat Cheese, Honey and Herb Crostini recipe for a tantalizing complement to our Sauvignon Blanc. With a delectable combination of ingredients, this recipe will be sure to please!

For a delicious salad that combines couscous and zesty lemon, try this recipe for a delightful summer dish. A glass of our Central Coast Chardonnay will make it the perfect pairing!

This picnic ready salad prepared in a mason jar will be the perfect light entrée for a summer outing. Bring a bottle of our Central Coast Chardonnay to enjoy with this fruit infused salad!

In need of a scrumptious dip to go with our Central Coast Chardonnay? Try this recipe for homemade hummus for a healthy accompaniment to a variety of sides, including pita chips and pretzels.

This recipe for tropical infused slaw combines mango and pineapple for a delicious new take on this summer side. Pour a glass of our Central Coast Chardonnay and enjoy!

Escape the cold of winter with this hearty recipe for vegetable soup. This satisfying soup will pair beautifully with our Central Coast Pinot Noir!

For those who love using butternut squash in winter recipes, this new twist on lasagna will tantalize your taste buds! Pair this delectable dish with our Central Coast Chardonnay for an unforgettable meal.

Bring a taste of Italy to your table with this delicious recipe for chicken piccata. Sure to be a crowd pleaser, pour a glass of our Central Coast Sauvignon Blanc and have a summer meal you won’t soon forget!

For a new twist on quiche for your summer season dinner, try this enticing recipe for Bacon and Leek Quiche. Pour a glass of our Central Coast Sauvignon Blanc for a memorable meal!

For a delectable dessert that pairs perfectly with our Central Coast Chardonnay, this Baby Spinach and Garlic Bread Pudding will be a sweet ending to your summertime meal. Prepare to serve seconds!

A sizzling summer day calls for a delectable appetizer that is an escape from the ordinary. This salmon imbued recipe for deviled eggs will be a welcome surprise for any meal and can be enjoyed with our Central Coast Sauvignon Blanc.

For those who crave a scrumptious start to the meal, our tomato-basil topped bruschetta will be a wonderful summer appetizer! Try a glass of our Central Coast Chardonnay for an unbeatable pairing.

Need a savory side to enjoy on a hot summer day? This tasty, full-flavored recipe for crispy potato chips and bacon is the perfect complement to our Central Coast Chardonnay.

Pairing beautifully with our Central Coast Chardonnay, this appetizing chicken dish is sure to please any night of the week!

Seafood lovers, rejoice! For a mouthwatering salmon recipe that is as simple as it is tasty, try this recipe with our Central Coast Sauvignon Blanc.

For a pasta dish that is anything but ordinary, try this delectable seafood infused pasta dish that pairs nicely with our Central Coast Pinot Noir.

Opening up a bottle of our Central Coast Chardonnay? Enjoy this delicious salad recipe with a zesty salad dressing for healthy start to your meal.

For a fresh and delicious salad that will brighten up any meal, try this spring greens salad along with our Central Coast Chardonnay.

For a soup with a bit of zest and full of flavor, try our Spring Lemony Chicken Veggie soup. Serve with Edna Valley Pinot Grigio for a refreshing spring meal.

Our Strawberry Baked Brie is a twist on a traditional cheese favorite. Enjoy this sweet and savory side with a glass of our Central Coast Chardonnay.

For a decadent spring treat, pair any of our wines with this colorful chocolate dessert. With pretzels and marshmallows also in the recipe, this sweet course is sure to please your taste buds!

We’re using our “green” thumb to make our easy minty green St. Patrick’s Thumbprint Cookies.

Our St. Patrick’s Snack Mix recipe is the perfect replacement for cocktail peanuts at your party table this month!

Looking for a simple yet savory recipe? Whip up our Chicken Pot Pie today! The flaky pie crust and rich filling pair beautifully with our Edna Valley Vineyard Sauvignon Blanc.

Nothing says winter like a hearty casserole. Our Chicken and Kale Casserole is the perfect accompaniment to our Edna Valley Vineyard Chardonnay.

Need a quick and easy side dish? Our delectable Baked Onion Rings serve as a great side for an array of dishes and perfectly pair with our Central Coast Chardonnay.

Turn up the flavor on your weekly chicken dish with this Braised Chicken and Kale recipe and a bottle of our Pinot Noir. This is the perfect dish for a light and easy weeknight dinner!

Try this quiche with a buttery crust and tender filling of spinach, green onion and smoked gouda alongside our flagship Chardonnay.

Our Central Coast Chardonnay will be a great match for these sweet potato muffins with herbs. Perfect any time of day and a great way to simplify a busy week, bake a batch at the start of the week and you’re set!

Our delicious recipe for Pork Chops and Mushrooms can be made in a few simple steps. Pair with a glass of Pinot Noir and enjoy!

This Garlic and Parmesan Roasted Butternut Squash is a savory side dish, and can be paired with our Edna Valley Vineyard Pinot Noir for a savory meal!

We’ve got the ultimate comfort food recipe with this velvety soup and gooey grilled cheese sandwich. Grab a glass of Chardonnay and indulge!