Baked Double Cream Brie with Nuts, Cranberries, Caramelized Honey & Thyme in a small cast iron pan on a blue napkin.

Recipes & Wine Pairings

Finding your Perfect Pairing

Looking for a great recipe that’s already paired with a local wine?  These Savour Ontario recipes celebrate the abundance of locally grown, raised and produced foods. These recipes feature Ontario’s exquisite cheeses paired with VQA Ontario wines.

Recipes with Wine Pairings

Close up shot of cheesecake slice with cherry drizzle on a round plate next to gold fork.

Smoked Whiskey Old Fashioned Cheesecake

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Overhead shot of a wooden serving board with pan fried cheeses, bread, bowl of olives, tapenade.

2-Fry Ontario Artisan Cheese

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Over head view of Beef Tenderloin with Ontario Taleggio & Confit Onions on a round blue plate on top of a blue napkin beside a plate of sliced cheese.

Beef Tenderloin with Ontario Taleggio & Confit Onions

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Double Ontario Cheese Crock in a round, handled, cream and speckled colour crock pot on top of a rectangular serving board with bread and pear slices, next to a glass of white wine to the right and small plates of cheese to the left.

Double Ontario Cheese Crock

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Overhead view of Ontario Blue Cheese Crisps with Roasted Squash & Pear Salad in a round bowl on top of a round wooden serving board next to three blue cheese crisps, one with red jelly on top.

Ontario Blue Cheese Crisps with Roasted Squash & Pear Salad

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A Feta Cheesecake with Apple Compote on a round silver platter on top of a round wooden serving board next to a tall glass of wine next to 3 apples and a green napkin.

Ontario Feta Cheesecake with Apple Compote

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Close up shot of cheesecake slice with cherry drizzle on a round plate next to gold fork.

Smoked Whiskey Old Fashioned Cheesecake

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Overhead shot of a wooden serving board with pan fried cheeses, bread, bowl of olives, tapenade.

2-Fry Ontario Artisan Cheese

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Over head view of Beef Tenderloin with Ontario Taleggio & Confit Onions on a round blue plate on top of a blue napkin beside a plate of sliced cheese.

Beef Tenderloin with Ontario Taleggio & Confit Onions

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Double Ontario Cheese Crock in a round, handled, cream and speckled colour crock pot on top of a rectangular serving board with bread and pear slices, next to a glass of white wine to the right and small plates of cheese to the left.

Double Ontario Cheese Crock

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Overhead view of Ontario Blue Cheese Crisps with Roasted Squash & Pear Salad in a round bowl on top of a round wooden serving board next to three blue cheese crisps, one with red jelly on top.

Ontario Blue Cheese Crisps with Roasted Squash & Pear Salad

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A Feta Cheesecake with Apple Compote on a round silver platter on top of a round wooden serving board next to a tall glass of wine next to 3 apples and a green napkin.

Ontario Feta Cheesecake with Apple Compote

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Sausage Gnocchi with Ontario Feta & Roasted Cauliflower in a shallow, round, white bowl next to a grey napkin with a fork on top, in behind is a glass of wine and a small round plate with crumbled blue cheese.

Sausage Gnocchi with Ontario Gorgonzola & Roasted Cauliflower

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Overhead view of Comfort Creamed Onions in a oval black serving dish on top of a red and white patterned napkin next to a small wooden serving board with brie cheese next to a knife, a plate of bread slices, a plate of bread slices with comfort creamed onions topped with brie cheese and a glass of red wine.

Comfort Creamed Onions

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Apple Crumble Tarts on a round green plate with Maple-Whipped Ontario Cream in the centre.

Savour Ontario Harvest

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Overhead view of a white round baking dish with creamed Ontario corn next to a wooden serving board of cheese and a glass of red wine

Harvest Creamed Ontario Corn with Handeck Cheese, Hazelnuts & Cherry Tomatoes

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Overhead view of Burrata & Stone Fruit Flambé on a white round plate with some gold cutlery.

Ontario Burrata & Stone Fruit Flambé

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Overhead view of Waldorf Salad in a round bowl next to a plate of cheese and a glass of of red wine.

Waldorf Salad with Ontario Blue Cheese

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Sausage Gnocchi with Ontario Feta & Roasted Cauliflower in a shallow, round, white bowl next to a grey napkin with a fork on top, in behind is a glass of wine and a small round plate with crumbled blue cheese.

Sausage Gnocchi with Ontario Gorgonzola & Roasted Cauliflower

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Overhead view of Comfort Creamed Onions in a oval black serving dish on top of a red and white patterned napkin next to a small wooden serving board with brie cheese next to a knife, a plate of bread slices, a plate of bread slices with comfort creamed onions topped with brie cheese and a glass of red wine.

Comfort Creamed Onions

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Apple Crumble Tarts on a round green plate with Maple-Whipped Ontario Cream in the centre.

Savour Ontario Harvest

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Sep 15
Overhead view of a white round baking dish with creamed Ontario corn next to a wooden serving board of cheese and a glass of red wine

Harvest Creamed Ontario Corn with Handeck Cheese, Hazelnuts & Cherry Tomatoes

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Overhead view of Burrata & Stone Fruit Flambé on a white round plate with some gold cutlery.

Ontario Burrata & Stone Fruit Flambé

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Overhead view of Waldorf Salad in a round bowl next to a plate of cheese and a glass of of red wine.

Waldorf Salad with Ontario Blue Cheese

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