In this section, Cool Springs' staff members make recommendations for kitchen concoctions you can try at home. Some recipes contain wine or spirits. Some are just paired with wine or spirits. In all cases, we promise palate-pleasing dishes that will (hopefully) inspire you to share it with others. Let us know what you think...
Pumpernickel Spinach Dip
Here is an easy party dip for the holidays. Serve it with a light, dry white like Mezza Carona Pinot Grigio, just $14.99 in the party-size 1.5 liter bottle at Cool Springs Wine & Spirits.
1 (8 ounce) container sour cream
1/2 (8 ounce) package
cream cheese, softened
2 tablespoons mayonnaise
1 (1 ounce) package dry dill dip mix
1/2 bunch spinach, rinsed
1 (8 ounce) loaf round
1. In a medium bowl, stir together the sour cream, cream cheese, mayonnaise, dill dip mix and spinach.
2. Cut out the center of the pumpernickel loaf, creating a bowl. Cut the removed bread into bite-sized pieces. Fill the hollowed loaf with the sour cream mixture. Serve with the bread pieces.