Brussels Sprouts

You are here

Description

Brussels Sprouts | 2009 Riesling (November 2011)

This dish exudes fall, perhaps it's the Brussels Sprout's love of the first frost. Having tried a great version of this dish from Ideal Market in Boulder we were inspired, bought our sprouts and adapted our version from Alice Waters book: Chez Panisse Vegetables. Bring a small pot of water to boil. Meanwhile, remove the stem from 1 pound of brussels sprouts, chop in half, and remove the outermost leaves. Heat 3 tablespoons of olive oil and a pinch of salt to a pan; while the oil warms chop 3 cloves of garlic. Add the brussels sprouts to the boiling water and set the timer for 5 minutes (this resulted in 4 minutes of boiling time). Add the garlic to the olive oil and cook (being careful to bring the garlic to a golden color, but not brown). Drain the brussels sprouts and add to the pan, stir, and add pepper and additional salt to taste. This dish paired exceptionally well with our dry Riesling; a great fall lunch or addition to your Thanksgiving Feast. Buon Appetito!

Other Pairings

  • Date Published: 11/05/2011
  • Categories: Dry Riesling

Related Pairings

Find more Recipes & Pairings.

Tasting Room & Winery

Friday - Sunday 1 - 6 PM

The 2008 “Mesa” Cabernet Sauvignon, 100% Single-Vineyard & Single-Varietal, is showing beautifully! It’s part of ou… https://t.co/s0PFqoWZq0
Settembre Cellars (13 hours ago)
Happy Saturday! Pull a cork on our bottles and you’ll be drinking well and crafting with the highest quality corks!… https://t.co/uOmqcJXLE4
Settembre Cellars (2 days ago)
It’s Thursday! That means the Tasting Room is open and what better to pair with a snowy day than wine! ❄️🍷😃… https://t.co/buYqC42bxu
Settembre Cellars (3 days ago)
The one that started it all: our 2007 Cabernet Sauvignon, 100% Single-Vineyard & Single-Varietal, will lead the Ann… https://t.co/Azpg1o1NtK
Settembre Cellars (5 days ago)
Don’t let today’s slushy snow stop you: drop by the winery and grab a cab! #settembrecellars #winery… https://t.co/GcpdqGvzxU
Settembre Cellars (2 weeks ago)