Love Poems to Riesling

A Valentine’s Treat, Composed by Our Riesling Experts As part of our Riesling Expert II tasting series, we challenged our participants to write a love poem to Riesling.  Here are their inspired, heartfelt, and humorous verses. My Riesling! by Vicki The golden...
Riesling Expert II

Riesling Expert II

A Second Installment of Riesling Expert begins January 29 We are back with a second helping of our highly popular Riesling Expert virtual program.  Whether you participated in the May 2020 course or are joining for the first time, Riesling Expert II will expand your...
Recipe: Blackbird Cookies

Recipe: Blackbird Cookies

This recipe comes courtesy of Valerie DeLong, asst. cheesemaker at Lively Run Dairy.  She always pairs these cookies with Blackbird.  It makes a delicious treat for the busy Thanksgiving chef. Blackbird Cookies 1 teaspoon vanilla 1 cup unsalted butter 3/4 cup white...
Recipe: Blackbird Red Wine Cranberry Sauce

Recipe: Blackbird Red Wine Cranberry Sauce

This dish is a mainstay at our family’s Thanksgiving dinner.  It is also the first of the leftovers to disappear, so you may want to double the recipe in order to have enough.   Blackbird Cranberry Sauce Adapted from Food & Wine magazine Preparation...
Recipe: Grilled Pizza pairs with Dry Rose

Recipe: Grilled Pizza pairs with Dry Rose

 We will demonstrate this recipe during the Virtual Tasting on Facebook Live on 7/24 at 6pm. We use a charcoal grill, but you can also use a gas grill. Grilled pizza has an amazingly-textured crust that is crispy on the bottom and slightly doughy on top. It also...

Zoom Virtual Backgrounds

Now you can feel even more like you are here with us!  Use one of these stunning photos as your Zoom Background during a Private Virtual Tasting.  Download the photo of your choice, then add it as your virtual background under My Meeting Settings in Zoom.  Complete...
Recipe: White Ricotta Pizza–pairs with Dry Rose

Recipe: White Ricotta Pizza–pairs with Dry Rose

You can also try grilling this pizza in the summer (you may want to use less cheese if you grill it).  It makes an excellent appetizer; or turn it into a meal by adding an arugula salad. Serves 2 Refrigerated white pizza dough ball 2-3 tablespoons olive oil 2-3 cloves...
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