Recipes with white wines - page 2
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Please be aware some of these recipes may contain SHELLFISH.
  • 2 oz Galen Glen Grüner Veltliner
  • 1 oz 100% cranberry juice
  • 1/2 oz lime juice
  • dash of Cointreau

Pour ingredients into beverage shaker with ice. Mix until very cold then strain into margarita glass. If desired, rim may be sugared. Garnish with a lemon twist.
Leftover Turkey Taco Soup print recipe (opens in a new window)
  • Ingredients:
  • 2-1/2 cups cooked, chopped turkey
  • 1 (11oz) can Mexican-style corn
  • 1 (16oz) can chili beans, undrained
  • 2 (14.5oz) cans chicken broth
  • 1/2 cup Galen Glen Riesling Wine
  • 1 (16oz) jar mild chunky salsa (may used medium or hot for spicier soup)
  • Salt & Pepper to taste
  • 1/4 cup chopped cilantro
  • Optional Toppings:
  • Avocado, Sour Cream or Guacamole


In large pot, combine corn, chili beans, broth, wine and salsa and bring to a boil. Reduce heat and stir in turkey. Season with salt and pepper. Cover and cook for 5 to 10 minutes. Add cilantro. Place in bowls to serve and top with optional toppings.

Wine Suggestion: Pair with Riesling or Gewurztraminer.
Oysters with Crisp Shiitakes, Scallions, and Roasted Shiitake Mignonette - print this recipe (opens in a new window)
  • Ingredients:
  • 4 fresh shiitake mushroom caps, divided
  • 1/2 cup vegetable oil
  • 2 shallots, minced
  • 1/4 cup plus 1 tablespoon white wine
  • 1/4 cup Champagne vinegar
  • Freshly ground pepper to taste
  • 12 oysters on the half shell, preferably Island Creek
  • 2 scallions, thinly sliced

Preheat the oven to 350 degrees. To make the mignonette, lightly coat 2 of the shiitake caps with oil. Roast in the oven for 10 minutes, until tender. Let the mushrooms cool; cut into a fine dice. Combine with the minced shallots, wine, vinegar, and pepper. Set mignonette aside.
Thinly slice the other 2 mushroom caps. Heat the remaining oil in a large sauté pan. Fry the mushroom slices until golden brown, about 3 to 5 minutes. Drain the mushrooms on paper towels.
To serve, drizzle a teaspoon of mignonette over each oyster. Garnish each oyster with 2 slices of fried shiitakes and a few slices of scallion.

Yield: 12 oysters.

Wine Suggestion: Stone Cellar Riesling or your favorite Galen Glen white wine

WARNING: This recipe contains SHELLFISH.
Adding roasted shiitakes to a simple mignonette transforms oysters on the half shell.
  • Ingredients:
  • 1 tablespoon vegetable oil
  • 2 large Spanish onions, peeled and diced
  • 1 large sweet onion, peeled and diced
  • 2 stalks of celery, diced
  • 2 gloves garlic, peeled and chopped
  • 3 tablespoons butter
  • 4 pounds white potatoes, peeled and diced
  • 8 cups vegetable or chicken stock
  • One bottle of your favorite Galen Glen white wine
  • 4 tablespoons grated horseradish
  • 1 pint heavy cream
  • 4 egg yolks
  • Pint sour cream
  • Bunch fresh dill
  • Salt and pepper to taste

  • Directions:
  • 1. Heat a large pot over medium heat for two minutes then add the butter
  • 2. When the butter is melted add the onions, celery and garlic and cook over medium heat, stirring occasionally until the vegetables are soft, about 8 minutes
  • 3. Add the bottle of wine and cook until the wine is reduced by half
  • 4. Add the stock, potatoes and 2 tablespoons horseradish.
  • 5. Bring to a boil then turn down to medium and simmer until the potatoes are soft about 30 minutes
  • 6. Once the potatoes are soft. Puree the soup in a blender until smooth
  • 7. Place the pureed soup in a pot, add the heavy cream, half the sour cream and season to taste with salt and pepper.
  • 8. Stir soup until all the cream and sour cream are fully incorporated
  • 9. Ladle soup in bowls, garnish with sour cream, fresh dill and more horseradish
  • 8 small new potatoes, cooked
  • 1/2 cup Galen Glen Riesling
  • 1/4 cup finely chopped mild onions
  • 1/4 cup Olive Oil
  • 3 Tbsp white vinegar mixed with 1/8 tsp dried tarragon
  • 1 Tbsp sugar
  • 3 Tbsp minced fresh parsley
  • Fresh Ground Black Pepper
  • Sea Salt
Blend wine, onions, oil, vinegar, sugar, parsley, salt and pepper together. Pour over warm potatoes and mix lightly. Chill several hours before serving.

Wine Suggestion: Galen Glen Riesling
Sarah's Lobster & Crab Macaroni and Cheese - print this recipe (opens in a new window)
  • 1 lb elbow macaroni, cooked to al dente per instructions on box & drained
  • 1/2 cup butter
  • 1/2 cup flour
  • 1/2 tsp salt
  • 1 tsp black pepper
  • 1/4 tsp ground nutmeg
  • 3 Tbsp sherry
  • 3.5 cups 1% milk
  • 6 oz Lobster (canned)
  • 8 oz crab (canned)
  • Freshly shredded:
  • 4 oz extra sharp white cheddar cheese
  • 4 oz Gruyere cheese
  • 4 oz Imported Swiss Cheese
Melt butter and then add salt & pepper. Mix in flour into butter until smooth. Stir in milk and heat to boiling, stirring constantly until thickened. Remove from heat and mix in nutmeg & sherry, then blend in cheeses. Add lobster and crab. Last, mix in cooked macaroni. Bake in preheated oven at 375° for about 30 minutes. Bon appétit!

Wine Suggestion: Galen Glen Stone Cellar Riesling or Riesling

WARNING: This recipe contains SHELLFISH.
Spanish Tapas Clams and Shrimp - print this recipe (opens in a new window)
  • This recipe contains shellfish

  • 1/2 cup extra-virgin olive oil
  • 1/2 lb shiitake mushrooms, stems discarded, caps thickly sliced
  • 1 bunch scallions, white & light green part only
  • 1 large hot red chile, seeded & thinly sliced
  • 1/8 tsp pepper
  • 2 dozen littleneck clams, scrubbed
  • 1 1/4 cup Galen Glen Riesling
  • 1 lb medium shrimp, shelled & de-veined
  • Salt & freshly ground black pepper
  • Crusty Bread for serving
  1. In a large deep skillet, heat olive oil until shimmering.
  2. Add the mushrooms and cook until lightly browned, about 5 minutes. Season with salt and pepper.
  3. Add scallions and chile and cook for more 2 minutes until softened.
  4. Add the clams and wine and cook uncovered, stirring until about half are open, about 4 minutes.
  5. Add the shrimp and cook, stirring, until all of the clams are open and shrimp are pink, about 4 minutes longer.
  6. Serve in deep bowls with bread to sop up the sauce.
Wine Suggestion: Galen Glen Grüner Veltliner

WARNING: This recipe contains SHELLFISH.
  • 1/2 cup Galen Glen Riesling
  • 1 tablespoon instant minced onion
  • 3/4 teaspoon powdered sage
  • 1/2 teaspoon dry mustard
  • Pinch black pepper
  • 1/2 pound shredded cheddar cheese
  • 1/4 pound blue cheese
  • 1 cup sour cream
  1. Combine wine, onion and spices. Let stand about 10 minutes.
  2. Crumble cheeses into mixing bowl.
Serve with crackers, bread or vegetables. Note: Keep chilled until serving.