Please bring your appetites and join us for a fun and delicious afternoon as we explore recipes, that pair with our award winning 2015 Rancho Ponte Vineyard wine releases! Tickets include cooking demonstration by Chef Rachel Ponte, 3 full wine and food pairing courses (you won’t go hungry) along with copies of all the recipes! Limited to 20 guests and these classes sell out quickly so reserve your tickets today!
Rachel Ponte has many years of experience in food, wine and recipe development. A trained chef with a degree from the CCA, Rachel honed her skills as an independent culinary instructor and as a recipe developer for Williams Sonoma. After opening Rancho Ponte Vineyard in 2009 with her husband Roberto Ponte, Rachel welcomes guests into our barrel room to further explore the marriage of wine and food!
Waldorf Salad Cups with Honey and Smokey Bacon; Grilled Skirt Steak with a Spicy Chimichurri Sauce on top of a Roasted, Smashed Golden Potatoes with Charred Asparagus; Pecan Panna cotta with local Fredericksburg Peach/Wine Compote.