Recipe Archive

Tablas Creek publishes a recipe in each issue of our quarterly newsletter, designed to pair with one or more of our wines. A recipe archive is below. You can sign up for the newsletter online, or view an archive of past newsletters.

Recipes Primary Wine Pairing Secondary Wine Pairing(s)
Chicken with Forty Cloves of Garlic Clos Blanc Esprit de Beaucastel Blanc
Boeuf Provençal Esprit de Beaucastel Côtes de Tablas
Reserve Cuvée
Crispy Crab Risotto Dianthus Rosé Esprit de Beaucastel Blanc
Grilled Scallops with Grilled Apples Côtes de Tablas Blanc Esprit de Beaucastel Blanc
Fusilli with Creamy Tomato, Mushroom and Sausage Sauce Côtes de Tablas Esprit de Beaucastel
Reserve Cuvée
Spicy Orange Shrimp Ceviche Esprit de Beaucastel Blanc Roussanne
Ginger/Scallion Chicken Esprit de Beaucastel Blanc Côtes de Tablas Blanc
Pork Chops with Balsamic Cherry Sauce Las Tablas Estates Glenrose Vineyard Syrah
Duck Leg and Farro Risotto Mourvèdre Esprit de Beaucastel
Farmer’s Market Tomato Salad Grenache Blanc Dianthus Rosé
Spanish Omelette Dianthus Rosé Roussanne
Chicken Provencale Côtes de Tablas Mourvèdre
Pomegranate Lamb Chops Syrah Esprit de Beaucastel
Grilled Shrimp & Grits Counoise Dianthus Rosé
Cream of Grilled Asparagus Soup Vermentino Côtes de Tablas Blanc
Mussels Mariniere Côtes de Tablas Blanc Esprit de Beaucastel Blanc
Duck Breast with Spaetzle Mourvèdre Esprit de Beaucastel
Bearnaise Sauce Panoplie Esprit de Beaucastel
Provençal Fish with Fennel Grenache Blanc Esprit de Beaucastel Blanc
Baked Coquilles St. Jacques Roussanne Esprit de Beaucastel Blanc
Clos Blanc
Pork Loin with Apricots Esprit de Beaucastel Côtes de Tablas
Chicken Piccata Roussanne Esprit de Beaucastel Blanc
Asian Beef Stir Fry Roussanne Esprit de Beaucastel Blanc
Braised Short Ribs Côtes de Tablas Esprit de Beaucastel
Andalusian Gazpacho Dianthus Rosé  
Carrot, Leek and Potato Soup Esprit de Beaucastel Blanc Roussanne
Braised Tuna or Swordfish in Vermentino Vermentino Picpoul
Pork Loin with Apples and Winter Vegetables Vermentino Picpoul

 

Events

Harvest Festival Wine Weekend

Oct 20th-22nd, 2017
Celebrate Paso Robles Harvest Wine Weekend with Tablas Creek. Join us in the tasting room all weekend for a first look at our flagship wines from the 2015 vintage: 2015 Esprit de Tablas and 2015 Esprit de Tablas Blanc. We will also of course have open a range of small-production treats. If you’re interested in an in-depth exploration of the property, tours will run daily at 10:30am and 2:00pm (except Saturday *see below*) and reservations are recommended.

On Saturday, join us in the cellar at Tablas Creek for a series of interactive harvest cellar tours throughout the day, led by our Winemakers. Guests on these tours will sample wines in various stages of the winemaking process and learn about the 2017 harvest and winemaking at Tablas Creek. Tours will be offered 10:30, 12:30, and 2:30, are limited to 20 guests per tour, and are free to all guests. Reservations are highly recommended. Also, we’ll have live music by the incredibly talented Noach Tangeras band playing Americana style folk tunes from noon to 3:00pm.


Tablas Creek News

We can now ship to AZ!

We are excited that we have received our shipping permit for the great state of Arizona. Arizonans can now order wine or join our wine clubMore shipping news »

Vinous: 28 Wines 90+ Points

In Antonio Galloni's Vinous (Sept. 2016) 28 Tablas wines topped 90 points, including 2014 Esprit Blanc (93), 2013 Panoplie (95), 2014 Patelin de Tablas (91) and 2014 En Gobelet (93). Read the review » More press »

Tablas Creek wins 2016 California Green Medal for Sustainability

The CA Sustainable Winegrowing Alliance awarded Tablas Creek one of four 2016 Green Medals for leadership in sustainability. Our practices »


On the Tablas Blog

Grapes of the Rhone Valley: Picardan

July 30, 2017
Wednesday morning, we bottled our tiny (70 case) production of Picardan. What's the big deal? Well, this grape is one of the rarest in the world, with a total footprint of only a couple of acres. And this bottling is likely the first 100% Picardan -- made anywhere -- in a century or more, given its general application as a blending grape. It's so rare that we're working really without a road map; even our Perrin partners don't vinify it on its own. If that's not enough to get a Rhone geek like me excited, I don't know what is. Read More »