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Recipe Archive 

The Recipe Archive at Johnson Estate Winery

Seasonal Food and Wine Pairings and Recipes

(with pdf files for easy printing)

   Two Apple Pies


    Gingered Pear Cocktail  
                                                                  Sparkling Traminette

    Ice Wine Serving Suggestions                                                        Ice Wines:  Vidal, Chambourcin, Sparkling Rose 

    Maple Liqueur Serving Suggestions                                              Maple Liqueur

    Recipes & Ideas for Mulled Wine                                                   Red & White Ipocras

   Golden Bellini                                                                                     Sparkling Traminette & Passionate Peach

    Summer Coolers & Sangrias                                                           Grape-A-Granate & Passionate Peach

    Frais Royale                                                                                        Sparkling Traminette

    Passionate Peach Recipes                                                                Passionate Peach



     Black Bean & Corn Salsa

     Cheese, Goat Cheese Log with Honey                                             Riesling

     Cheese, Sharp Cheddar Cheese with Pear Cardamom Butter    Seyval Blanc

     Crostini, Mushroom & Gruyere                                                        Cabernet Sauvignon

     Crostini, Oregano Pesto & Tomato                                                  Founders' Red or other red

     Crostini, Roasted Garlic                                                                     Chambourcin or Maréchal Foch

     Curried Chicken Salad in Filo Cups                                                 Dry or Semi-Dry Riesling

     Hummus, Spicy Roasted Garlic                                                        Dry or Semi-Dry Riesling

     Nuts, Chili Pecans                                                                                Any Johnson Estate red wine

     Nuts, Spicy Ginger Cashews                                                              Sparkling Traminette

     Paté, Chicken Liver Paté with Pickled Red Onions                       Chautauqua Rouge

     Paté, White Bean & Roasted Garlic                                                  Seyval Blanc

     Savory Thyme & Walnut Biscotti                                                      Dry Riesling

     Smoked White Fish Baguette                                                             Sparkling Traminette or Traminette




Black Bean Soup with Chorizo                                                           Chautauqua Rouge

     Ginger Butternut Squash Soup                                                           Seyval Blanc

     Roasted Tomato Soup                                                                           Semi-Dry Riesling

     Turkey Carcass Soup                                                                             Chardonnay or Seyval Blanc

     White Bean and Garlic Soup                                                               Chambourcin or Chautauqua Rouge

    Arugula Salad with Figs & Proscuitto                                               Pinot Noir or Chautauqua Rouge

     Arugula Salad with Grapes & Concord Dressing                            Seyval Blanc

    Arugula Salad with Roasted Pear & Blue Cheese                           Vidal Blanc

     Baby Greens with Winter Herb Vinaigrette

     Baby Kale Salad with Orange Vinaigrette

     Curried Chickpea Salad with Rice & Golden Raisins                     Dry, Semi-Dry, or Sweet Riesling

     Roasted Beet Salad with Candied Walnuts                                      Sparkling or still Traminette


For Red Wines
    Carbonnade, Belgian Beef Stew with Beer                                           Your Favorite Beer, of course!

    Coq au Vin, Chicken Cooked with Red Wine & Onions                    Pinot Noir

     Ham with Red Ipocras and Apple Chutney                                         Red Ipocras

     Hamburgers - Wine Pairing Suggestions from Bottlenotes - Annotated for Johnson Estate Wines

     Herb Encrusted Pork or Beef Tenderloin                                            Red wine of choice

    Leg of Lamb with Spicy Mustard Marinade                                        Maréchal Foch

    Moroccan Flank Steak                                                                              Cabernet Sauvignon

     Pork Braised in Red Wine "A la Invrogne"                                          Pinot Noir

     Port & Rhubarb Marinade for Pork Roast                                           Chambourcin, Maréchal Foch, or Chautauqua Rouge

     Quiche Lorraine                                                                                         Pinot Noir

     Slow-Cooked Lamb with Sage and Pearl Barley                                 Merlot, Chambourcin, or Maréchal Foch

     Spaghetti Bolognaise                                                                                Dry red wine of choice

     Talia B.'s Red Spaghetti Sauce                                                                Maréchal Foch

     Zucchini Squares with Oregano                                                             Chautauqua Rouge

For White Wines   

    Asian Chicken and Cabbage Salad                                                         Traminette

     Asian Salmon-in-a-Packet                                                                       Sparkling Traminette

     Forty Clove Garlic Chicken                                                                      Dry Riesling

    Frittata, Asparagus & Red Pepper                                                          Chardonnay or Riesling

    Frittata, Spanish with Herbs & Blue Potatoes                                     Seyval Blanc or Pinot Noir

     Mushroom Galette                                                                                     Dry or Semi-Dry Riesling

     Onion Tart, French Alsatian                                                                    Federweisser or wine of choice

     Onion Tart, German Caramelized Onion, Zweibelkuchen                Federweisser or wine of choice

     Quiche, Asparagus                                                                                     Traminette or Vidal Blanc

     Quiche Lorraine a la Fanny                                                                      Chardonnay or Seyval Blanc


   Apple & Walnut Crisps                                                                  Red or White Ipocras

   Apple Pie                                                                                                       Liebestropfchen

    Biscotti, Apricot Almond                                                                            Cream Sherry

    Biscotti, Double Cranberry Orange                                                          Cream Sherry

    Biscotti, Double Chocolate Almond 

    Cake, Apple Spice                                                                                        White or Red Ipocras

    Cake, French Chocolate Walnut Coffeecake                                           Chambourcin Ice Wine

     Cake, Ginger Orange Pound                                                                     White Ipocras

     Cake, Gluten-Free Gateau Saint James                                                 Chambourcin Ice Wine

     Cake, Low-Fat Applesauce Oat Cake/Bread                                         White or Red Ipocras

     Cake, Mango Cake with Orange Apricot Glaze                                     Cream Sherry

     Cake, Miniature Orange Cakes                                                                Cream Sherry

     Cake, Rhubarb by Chef Tim Mills                                                           Chambourcin Ice Wine

     Cake, Spiced Pear Cake with Gingered Cream Cheese                       White Ipocras

     Cheesecake, Apple Frangipane Tart                                                       Liebestropfchen

     Cheesecake, Lemon Tart                                                                           Liebestropfchen

     Cheesecake, Lemon Basil                                                                          Finger Lakes Riesling

     Cheesecake, Kiwi Frangipane Tart                                                          Liebestrofpchen

     Cheesecake, Pumpkin                                                                                Semi-Dry Riesling

     Chocolate Kirsch Shortbread Almondine                                              Chambourcin

     Chocolate Raspberry Shortbread                                                            Port or red wine

     Chocolate Strawberry Shortbread                                                           Sparkling Rosé Ice Wine

     Cinnamon Almond Wafers                                                                       Cream Sherry

     Cookies, Gingerbread "Lords"                                                                  White or Red Ipocras

     Cookies, Lemon Almond Sables                                                               Semi-Dry or Sweet Riesling

     Cookies, Peanut Butter Blossom                                                              Concord

     Cookies, Triple Ginger                                                                               White or Red Ipocras

     Cookies, Vanilla Twist                                                                                Liebestropfchen

     Cranberry Orange Pistachio Bars                                                            Cream Sherry

     Daylilies with Gingered Cream Cheese                                                   Sparkling Traminette

     French Crêpes & Fancy Ground Nuts                                                      Maple Liqueur

     Ice Wine Serving Suggestions & Recipes                                                Vidal, Chambourcin & Sparkling Rosé Ice Wine

     Pumpkin Roll with Cream Cheese Filling                                               White or Red Ipocras

     Pumpkin Tart with Toasted Hazelnut Crust                                           Red Ipocras or Vidal Ice Wine

     Raspberry Tartletts                                                                                      Sparkling Rosé Ice Wine

     Stewed Rhubarb with Hazelnut Palmiers                                              

Blueberry Concord Grape                                                                Chambourcin

     Tart, Pumpkin with Toasted Hazelnut Crust
                                       Red Ipocras or Vidal Ice Wine


May 27, 2017, Estate Dinner:  Romance in France
April 29, 2017, Winemaker's Dinner:  Celebration of 2017 May Wine
May 27, 2016, Estate Dinner:  Romance in France

   April 30, 2016, Winemaker's Dinner:  Celebration of NEW May Wine

   June 7, 2014, Winemaker's Dinner:  Romance in France

   April 18 & 19, 2014 Easter Open House

   July 27, 2012, Summer Locavore Wine Pairing Supper
   June 30, 2012, Ice Cream Social:  Desserts with Gelato, Sorbets, & Wine
   June 2, 2012, Winemaker's Dinner: "What's Weather Got to Do With It?"
   April 6 & 7, 2012, Easter Open House
   March 17, 2012, St. Patrick's Day Celebration
   November 19, 20, 21,  2011,  Special Thanksgiving Open House 
   September 30, 2011,   Grape Discovery Center Benefit

   October 2010,   A Birthday Menu