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Wagner’s Dark Angel with Red Wine Chorizo Bites with Crusty Bread.

Wagner’s Dark Angel with Red Wine Chorizo Bites with Crusty Bread.

. May 20, 2018

We got you! 🤗   Inside or out, this is how it’s done this weekend with Wagner’s Dark Angel red wine!!   Red Wine Chorizo Bites with Crusty Bread Ingredients 2 tablespoons olive oil (Cindy’s Garden Olive Oil) 16 ounces Mexican-style chorizo sausage links, cut into 1-inch pieces 3/4 cup good-quality red wine fresh loaf […]

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Black Bear Farms Inc. 2011 Mama’s Special Delight with Brie and Strawberry rhubarb sauce or compote.

Black Bear Farms Inc. 2011 Mama’s Special Delight with Brie and Strawberry rhubarb sauce or compote.

. May 13, 2018

🌷 Mother’s Day ❤️   Your Mama is special,  so let’s celebrate with Black Bear Mama’s Delight!   Strawberry rhubarb sauce or compote Ingredients 4 cups diced strawberries [From Lee and Maria’s Market] 4 cups diced rhubarb [From Lee and Maria’s Market] 1 lemon, juiced ½ to ¾ cup sugar, adjust based on your preference ¼ […]

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North 42 Degrees Winery 2016 Cabernet Franc with Dulce de Leche Fluff Brownies.

North 42 Degrees Winery 2016 Cabernet Franc with Dulce de Leche Fluff Brownies.

. May 5, 2018

Ultimate Fiesta! 🇲🇽 North 42 Degree Cabernet Franc wine margaritas!! Ready to share & celebrate Cinco de Mayo! 🙌   Dulce de Leche Fluff Brownies Ingredients 6 ounces unsweetened chocolate, coarsely chopped 1 cup butter 2 cups sugar 4 eggs 2 teaspoons vanilla 1 1/3 cups all-purpose flour 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1 cup miniature semisweet chocolate pieces 113.4 ounce can dulce de leche 17 ounce jar marshmallow […]

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Cooper’s Hawk Vineyards 2015 Vidal with PC Thai Green Curry Sauce PEI Mussels.

Cooper’s Hawk Vineyards 2015 Vidal with PC Thai Green Curry Sauce PEI Mussels.

. April 29, 2018

Sweet Pair! 🙌   Put some mussels into it & grab that bottle of Cooper’s Hawk Vidal!!   PC Thai Green Curry Sauce PEI Mussels Tender, fully cooked mussels from PEI are packed in ready-to-heat pouches with a creamy Thai green curry sauce. With hints of coconut milk, lemongrass, ginger and kaffir lime leaves, it’s […]

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Aleksander Estate Winery 2012 Merlot Cabernet Meritage with Veal Forestiere.

Aleksander Estate Winery 2012 Merlot Cabernet Meritage with Veal Forestiere.

. April 22, 2018

Cheer Mother Earth!   Earth day deserves the bounty of the county with Aleksander Merlot Cabernet Meritage!   Veal Forestiere Ingredients 1 1/2 pounds thin veal cutlets 1/4 cup all-purpose flour for coating 3 tablespoons butter 1 tablespoon minced garlic 1 tablespoon minced shallot 1/2 pound crimini mushrooms, sliced 1/2 cup Marsala wine 1/2 cup veal […]

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Frank Brewing Co. New England Sunshine IPA with Cheesy Shrimp and Cauliflower Mash.

Frank Brewing Co. New England Sunshine IPA with Cheesy Shrimp and Cauliflower Mash.

. April 10, 2018

Hello Sunshine 👋   Frank Brewing Co’s New England Sunshine IPA will catch your eye & your tastebuds!     Cheesy Shrimp and Cauliflower Mash.  We made the mash instead of the grits. (Amazing!) Ingredients: 4 slices bacon, chopped 1 1/2 pounds shrimp, peeled and deveined 1 1/2 cups chopped onion 3 garlic cloves, minced […]

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Pelee Island Winery Mousseux de Pomme 2016 with Croque Madame Crepes.

Pelee Island Winery Mousseux de Pomme 2016 with Croque Madame Crepes.

. March 30, 2018

Brunch, meet your new BF! 🐣   Pelee Island’s Mousseux de Pomme 🍎 Sparkling Apple Wine makes a Hoppy Easter!! Cheers! CROQUE MADAME CREPES   INGREDIENTS ½ cup + 2 Tbsp. milk ½ cup water 2 Tbsp. melted butter, plus more for cooking 1 cup all-purpose flour ¼ tsp. salt Cheese Sauce: 1 Tbsp. unsalted […]

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Sprucewood Shores 2015 Pinot Noir with Cheesy garlic butter mushroom stuffed chicken.

Sprucewood Shores 2015 Pinot Noir with Cheesy garlic butter mushroom stuffed chicken.

. March 25, 2018

Up your spring thing🌷   Bring date night home with Sprucewood’s Pinot Noir! Sauté, serve & sip!    #cafedelites Cheesy garlic butter mushroom stuffed chicken Ingrediants Mushrooms: 4 tablespoons butter 8 ounces (250 grams) brown mushrooms, sliced 4 cloves garlic, minced 2 tablespoons fresh parsley chopped Salt and pepper, to taste Chicken: 4 chicken breasts, skinless and boneless Salt and pepper, to season 1 teaspoon onion powder 1 teaspoon dried parsley 8 slices mozzarella […]

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CREW 2017 Red Sky at Night Rose with Corned Beef Sliders ☘️

CREW 2017 Red Sky at Night Rose with Corned Beef Sliders ☘️

. March 15, 2018

☘Lucky day guaranteed☘ Crew’s Red Sky At Night makes this classic corned beef sammie magically delicious! Sláinte! Corned Beef Sliders INGREDIENTS: 1 Dozen Dinner Rolls, in Rye if available ½ cup Stone Ground Dijon Mustard 1-2 Tablespoons Horseradish, depending on taste ⅓ cup Mayonnaise 1 ½ pounds Corned Beef, heated and shredded Shredded Irish Cheddar […]

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Pelee  Island Winery 2016 Nest Pinot Noir with Sweet Potato Spinach Lasagna.

Pelee Island Winery 2016 Nest Pinot Noir with Sweet Potato Spinach Lasagna.

. March 4, 2018

Bring it!   Later winter…welcome spring with Pelee Island Nest Pinot Noir!   Sweet Potato Spinach Lasagna Ingredients For the Sweet Potato Cheese 1.5 cups whole milk ricotta 1.5 cups low-fat cottage cheese 1 15 oz can sweet potato puree (~1.5 cups) 1 tablespoon fresh rosemary, chopped For the Sauce 2 tablespoons Cindy’s Garden olive […]

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