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BRAISED CHICKEN WITH LEMON AND CAPERS

With the Holidays drawing to and end, it’s time for simpler dishes. Here is an easy yet elegant main course that uses seasonal lemons and always seasonal Taft Street Sauvignon Blanc. INGREDIENTS: 8 chicken thighs, trimmed Flour, salt and pepper 2 tablespoons butter 2 tablespoons olive oil 3 garlic cloves, minced 1 ½ cups Taft …

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Creme Bruelee

Crème Brûlée

With Holiday Season here and with people spending more time at home, attention turns to sweet traditional dishes. Crème brulee has been a longtime favorite and with good reason – it tastes delicious. For a seasonal twist, pair it with our 2020 Pinot Noir Nouveau from the Russian River Valley.  INGREDIENTS:  1 large egg  4 large egg …

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Gourgeres

Beaujolais Nouveau Day, this year on Thursday, November 19th is a yearly event in France when the first wine of the season is made available. We at Taft Street are offering our rendition of a Pinot Noir Nouveau, made in the same manner as its Beaujolais counterpart. At the winery we will offer samples of …

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Fish & Lemon Halibut Cakes

Halibut Cakes

As harvest 2020 begins and the fires temporarily subside, it’s time to think positive thoughts – like what’s for dinner. I’m digging into my freezer for the last of the halibut caught in last year’s Alaskan fishing adventure. Here is a complement to any table. INGREDIENTS: 1 pound halibut, cooked and cooled Salt and pepper …

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