italian wine pairings

Cooking poultry offers Italians great amounts of versatility in dishes. Beyond chicken, Tuscany is home to game birds like pheasant and pigeons which provide more flavor than chicken. Stuffed, grilled, roasted or made into pate, poultry can match with a variety of wines.

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Mushroom Stuffed Chicken Breast – NEW!
Grilled Basil Chicken Tenders
Chicken Scaloppini with Pepper Sauce
Lemon and Black Pepper Grilled Chicken Legs
Chicken Liver Pate
Chicken breast alla Carmine
Chicken and Sausage Skewers
Tuscan Style Easter Eggs

Pappardelle with duck ragu and turnip heads

Guinea Fowl with Grapes
Roast Quail Stuffed with Pate and served in a Pastry Crust
Risotto with pigeon ragout

Recommended Wine Pairings

For wine pairings with any of these recipes, visit our Food & Wine Pairing section.

A Chianti is always a safe choice for Tuscan poultry dishes, such Frescobaldi’s Nipozzano Riserva or Nipozzano Montesodi.

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