Friendship School Red Pasta Salad

Ingredients 1-1/2 cups St. James Winery Friendship School Red Wine 1-1/2 cups garlic and herb bread dipping oil 1 onion, diced 1 stalk celery, diced 1 pound pasta, cooked 1 (2.25-ounce) can sliced olives, drained 1/4 cup parsley, chopped asiago cheese, grated salt pepper Instructions Bring wine to boil, then add onion and celery. Simmer…

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Friendship School Crab Soup

Ingredients 1/2 cup butter 1/3 cup all-purpose flour 1 teaspoon crab seasoning mix 1 tablespoon Worcestershire sauce 1 (14.5-ounce) can chicken broth 1 cup St. James Winery Friendship School White Wine 1 cup half and half cream 1 (2.5 ounce) package country style gravy mix 8 ounces crabmeat 6 drops hot sauce 1/2 teaspoon salt…

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Lemon Tarragon Pasta

Ingredients 2 ounces dried porcini mushrooms 1 cup St. James Winery Friendship School Red Wine 1 onion, chopped 1 clove garlic, chopped 3 tablespoons olive oil 1 tablespoon tarragon 1 pint half and half juice of 1 lemon 1 pound pasta, cooked Instructions Reconstitute mushrooms in wine at least one hour before cooking. Sauté onions…

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Chicken Cacciatore

Ingredients 2 onions, sliced 2 cloves garlic, crushed 4 tablespoons olive oil 2 pounds chicken breasts 1 (16-ounce) can tomatoes, undrained 1 (8-ounce) can tomato sauce flour for dredging 1/4 teaspoon black pepper 1 teaspoon salt 1 (2.5 ounce) can mushrooms 2 bay leaves 1 teaspoon oregano 1 teaspoon basil 1/2 teaspoon rosemary 1/2 cup…

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Elegant Pears in Wine Sauce

Ingredients 1/2 cup St. James Winery Friendship School Red Wine 2 (15-ounce) cans pear halves, packed in their own juice 1 cup sugar juice from 1/2 lemon ground cinnamon fresh mint for garnish Instructions Drain juice from pears. Divide pears evenly, center side up into four shallow dessert bowls. Set aside. Combine sugar, wine, and…

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St. James Stuffed Bell Peppers

Ingredients 1/4 cup St. James Winery Friendship School Red Wine 1 cup water 1/2 cup uncooked white rice 2 tablespoons olive oil, divided 1/8 cup minced carrots 1/8 cup celery 3 bell peppers (any color) stems and seeds removed, cut in half lengthwise 1/2 pound ground beef 1/4 pound pancetta or lightly smoked bacon, diced…

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San-green-a

Ingredients 1 cucumber, slice thinly 2 limes, sliced thinly 2 cups seedless green grapes, halved 1 bottle St. James Winery Pioneer White or Friendship School White 1/4 c fresh mint, chopped 1/4 cup fresh mint, whole leaf 24 oz. seltzer Instructions Mix the wine and 1/2 the cucumber, limes, grapes, and chopped mint. Chill in…

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Salmon and Asparagus Pasta

Ingredients 1/4 cup St. James Winery Friendship School White Wine 1 pound fresh asparagus, trimmed and cut into 1/2 inch diagonal pieces 2 cloves garlic, minced 1 teaspoon butter 1 cup milk 2 teaspoons cornstarch 1 cup (about 8 ounces) cooked, flaked salmon 1/2 cup grated Parmesan cheese dash cayenne pepper hot, cooked cavatelli or…

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Sweet and Sour Green Beans

Ingredients 1/4 cup St. James Winery Friendship School White Wine 1 medium onion, chopped chopped bacon bits to taste 1/2 cup vinegar 1/2 cup sugar 1/4 cup olive oil 2 quarts cooked green beans (fresh or frozen) Instructions Sauté onion in the olive oil. Place beans and onion in large pot. Add vinegar, sugar and…

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