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Categores: Food and Wine Recipes, Uncategorized, Wine Pairing

matching food and wine

When it comes to matching food and wine here at Far Niente, seasonality matters as much as the rules. As spring transitions to summer, Pacific halibut season is in high gear on the west coast. So, we asked Executive Chef Sarah Walz to shake up...

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Far Niente Wine and Music

Discover a symphony of flavor and sound, with wine and music pairings that are totally on-key. Why should wine and food have all the fun? From a Far Niente accounting manager who moonlights as a DJ to a digital analyst whose palate and musical tastes...

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Napa Valley Chardonnay Pairings

Are you ready for the clean-out-the-fridge chicken soup and Chardonnay pairing our Far Niente winemaker and our chef can’t get enough of?  Far Niente Winemaker Nicole Marchesi recently had our mouths watering with her shelter-in-place recommendation for homemade chicken soup and Chardonnay, specifically Far Niente’s...

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Categores: Far Niente Chardonnay, Food and Wine Recipes, Uncategorized, Wine Pairing

Far Niente Happy Hour Wine At Home

From at-home happy hour wine and food pairings to full-flavored at-home dinners, getting creative in the kitchen can be a delicious act of kindness for yourself and for loved ones. Get inspired by these Napa Valley wine and food pairings.

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Categores: Far Niente Cabernet, Far Niente Chardonnay, Uncategorized, Wine Pairing

Wine and Board Games EnRoute

Whether you’re all about strategy and board game, love creative word play or are a cutthroat card game competitor, wine adds a delicious layer of fun to a classic game night. Get ready to connect, laugh, compete and toast with these fresh wine and board game pairings.

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Categores: Far Niente Cabernet, Far Niente Cave Collection, Food and Wine Recipes, Wine Pairing

“If you’re itching to fire up your grill in anticipation of spring, look no further than this miso-marinated hanger steak with roasted potatoes, miso mayonnaise and crunchy kale salad. For this recipe, I used white miso rather than red, which has a delicate flavor profile...

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