Your Weekend Menu: End of Summer Bash

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It’s always sad to report the end of summer, but here we are. With Labor Day looming on Monday, it’s time to celebrate the best of the season with one more, out-of-doors hurrah. Here, we’ve gathered some of our favorite grilling recipes—from traditional Argentinean asado to Cali-style artichoke—plus all the bottles that perfectly pair with these fire-kissed treats. And parents, get ready to kick up your heels when you send the kiddos back to school: we have the perfect adults-only shopping list that’ll have you toasting until time for parent-teacher conferences.

Mom and Dad’s Back-to-School Wine List

Slow-cooked Barbecue Salmon 
Domaine Drouhin Oregon 2013 Dundee Hills Pinot Noir (Dundee Hills)

Argentina’s World-Renowned Asado 
El Enemigo 2011 Malbec (Mendoza)

California-style Grilled Artichoke 
Tangent 2013 Paragon Vineyard Pinot Gris (Edna Valley)

Cookout-friendly, Warm Weather Beers 

Dissecting the Anatomy of Sangria

Delicious Booze-Spiked Sauces 

4 Summer Beers

Published on September 4, 2015
Topics: RecipesSummer Entertaining