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Mom’s Thumbprint Cookie Recipe

One of my all time favorite cookies that my Mom would prepare for us at Christmas time was her jam thumbprint shortbread cookies.  I am blessed to have such delicious memories, and her recipes from those very special holidays. I hope they bring you as much to joy to make as they have our family! […]


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Snowbirds Cherry Lime Wine Pops

Boozy ice pops have been our secret addiction for a while now, and are so much fun to serve at a party. Rarely can anyone turn down a lick, and they’re a breeze to make.   At the end of a long hot day, treating yourself to a wine popsicle is not only cool and refreshing, but […]


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Snowbirds Back Porch Apricot Tea Popsicles

A cold glass of sweet iced tea is the perfect way to cool off in the afternoon. Kick it up a notch with our fruit, and tea, and wine pops, featuring Snowbirds Gewürztraminer, a fruity, dry white wine from Washington state. Snowbirds Back Porch Apricot Tea Popsicles by Cassandra Rosen for Snowbirds Vintners For the […]


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Snowbirds Tropical Sangria Popsicles

Summer is fast approaching, and we know you need to get your chill on! For a refreshing treat, try this frozen twist on a sangria. Featuring fresh fruit, white wine, and tropical fruit juices, it’s a surefire way to beat the heat! Snowbirds Tropical Sangria Pops by Cassandra Rosen for Snowbirds Vintners 1 cup Snowbirds […]


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Snowbirds Vintners Rosé Wins Silver in International American Fine Wine Competition

Everything’s coming up roses! We’re tickled pink to announce that Snowbirds Vintners Rosé received international acclaim this month with a Silver award from the American Fine Wine Competition’s annual Rosé Competition, held in Fort Lauderdale, Florida. Each year, the invitation-only wine competition accepts up to 850 international wines to participate, with judges coming from all […]



Snowbirds Red & White Sangria Recipes For Your Next Spring Brunch Party

Spring is here, and that means weekends filled with fun, friends, and of course, brunch! Even Mother’s Day can be extra special if you swap out that mimosa for something fruity and fun, like a sangria. Chef Jamie McFadden has created these two twists on a traditional sangria recipe. The first, made with Snowbirds Vintners […]


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Three Radicchio Recipes for Warm Weather Dining

When the weather is warm, a salad makes for a much better dish than something heavier like beef or grilled meats. Try one of Chef Jamie McFadden’s radicchio recipes, as seen in a recent edition of Central Florida’s Interior Appeal Magazine. Our wine pairing suggestion: Snowbirds Vintners 2016 Gruner Veltliner, from Lake Chelan Washington. Our 2016 Grüner […]


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Say ‘Yes Way’ to Frosé With a Frozen Wine Cocktail

Warm weather and spring is finally here, and that calls for rosé! If you’re looking for a fun way to cool off, try this cocktail, from Chef Jamie McFadden. It’s sure to put a sweet note in your weekend plans! Snowbirds ‘Yes Way’ Frosé By Chef Jamie McFadden 1 (750 ml.) bottle of Snowbirds Vintners […]


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The ‘King’ of Spring Wine Is Here: Snowbirds 2015 Gewürztraminer

This month, Chef Jamie McFadden, proprietor of Snowbirds Vintners, is pleased to announce the release of his 2015 vintage Gewürztraminer, created for easy pairing with the springtime dishes and entertaining. Hailed as the “king” of the grape varietals from the foothills of the Alps, and traditionally the first wine of early spring, Snowbirds Vintners 2015 […]


Appetizers for a Crowd: Beef Brisket Gougeres

If you’ve never tried a fresh gougère, you’re in for an indulgent treat. Surprisingly light and crisp on the outside, the interior is steamy and warm, with flavors of cheese and egg goodness that remind us of a spring walk in Burgundy, France. That’s the area this dish hails from, and of course, they pair […]