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Wines to Pair with “20 Meals from Costco for $150″ Plan #2

Wine Pairing for 20 Costco Meals for $150 (Plan 2) | VineSleuth Uncorked

Recipe images from Erin Chase. Wine image from Chateau Ste Michelle.

Erin at $5 Dinners has done it again and created ANOTHER fantastic meal plan with ingredients that you can purchase at Costco for about $150. Erin’s post includes links to all of the recipes as well as a detailed ingredient list. However, if you want to make things even easier, you can purchase a download for $1.49 that includes the shopping list, recipes, and ingredients in an easy printable format.

If you want more Costco Meal & Wine Pairings, check out our wine pairing post for the “20 Meals from Costco for $150″ Plan #1.

Tuna Melts

Tuna Sandwiches with Hard Boiled Eggs and Carrots

Tuna Quesadillas

Because these recipes are very similar, the following wines would work well with any of the above recipes.

  • Chardonnay: Kendall-Jackson Vintner’s Reserve Chardonnay ~ $12
  • Chardonnay: Los Vascos Chardonnay ~ $10
  • Chardonnay: Louis Jadot Macon-Villages, Burgundy ~ $12
  • Pinot Gris/Grigio: Mezzacorona Pinot Grigio ~ $8
  • Rosé: Domaine Du Pere Caboche Rosé ~ $10

Cheesy Tuna Pasta

Spicy Tuna Melt Pie

Because these recipes are very similar, the following wines would work well with both recipes.

  • Viognier: Yalumba Y Series Viognier ’11 ~ $12
  • Viognier: Cline Cellars North Coast Viognier ~ $11
  • Chardonnay: Artesa Vineyards & Winery Carneros Chardonnay ~ $15
  • Chardonnay: St. Francis Chardonnay, Sonoma County ~ $12
  • Rosé: Bodegas El Coto Rioja Rosado ~ $10

Loaded Potato Frittata

Potato Saute with Baked Eggs

Because these recipes are very similar the following wines would work well with both recipes.

  • Sparkling Wine: La Marca Prosecco ~ $12
  • Sparkling Wine : Rotari Brut Rose ~ $15
  • Sparkling Wine: Charles Smith Secco Italian Bubbles ~$11
  • Riesling: Fox Run Vineyards Dry Riesling ~ $15
  • Pinot Blanc: Joseph Cattin Pinot Blanc, Alsace, France ~ $15

Grilled Sausages and Potatoes

  • Gewurztraminer: Helfrich Gewurztraminer ~ $15
  • Riesling: Snoqualmie Naked Riesling ~ $11
  • Zinfandel: McManis Family Vineyards Zinfandel ~$11
  • Tempranillo: Bodegas Volver ‘Volver’ Single Vineyard Tempranillo ~$15
  • Malbec: Trapiche Broquel Malbec ~ $14

Slow Cooker Sausage with Peppers and Onions

  • Zinfandel: Rosenblum Cellars Vintner’s Cuvee Zinfandel ~ $11
  • Zinfandel: Cline Cellars Zinfandel ~ $10
  • Tempranillo: Bodegas Lan Rioja Crianza ~ $12
  • Sangiovese: Di Majo Norante Sangiovese ~ $12
  • Carmenere: Santa Ema Select Terroir Carmenere ~$10

Slow Cooker Italian Chicken and Potatoes

(freezer pack)

  • Pinot Grigio: Riff Pinot Grigio ~ $12
  • Montepulciano: Masciarelli Montepulciano d’Abruzzo ~ $10
  • Bordeaux: Mouton Cadet Red Bordeaux ~ $10
  • Tuscan Red Blend: Banfi Centine ~ $10
  • Famille Perrin & Fils “Réserve” Côtes du Rhône ~ $12

BBQ Meatballs on Potatoes

BBQ Meatball Sliders

(both are freezer-friendly)

Because these recipes are very similar the following wines would work well with both recipes.

  • Barbera: Marcarini Barbera d’Alba Ciabot Camerano ~$15
  • Red Bordeaux Blend: Chateau Les Graves de Barrau, Bordeaux ~ $13
  • Red Bordeaux Blend: MontGras Quatro Reserva, Chile ~ $13
  • Merlot: Columbia Crest H3 Merlot ~ $12
  • Zinfandel: Cellar No. 8 Zinfandel ~ $8

Taco Meat, serve with Tortillas and Corn

make 2 – (freezer pack)

  • Tempranillo: Tapena Tempranillo ~ $8
  • Carmenere: Vina Haras de Pirque Carmenere ~ $11
  • Malbec: Altos Las Hormigas Malbec ~ $11
  • Malbec: Crios Malbec ~ $13
  • Riesling: Willamette Valley Vineyards Riesling ~ $13

Sour Cream Chicken Enchiladas

make 2 – (freezer pack)

  • Riesling: Chateau Ste. Michelle Riesling ~ $10
  • Riesling: Loosen Brothers Dr. L Riesling ~ $12
  • Chardonnay: Alamos Chardonnay ~ $10
  • Albarino: Licia Albarino Rias Baixas  ~ $15
  • Torrontes: Crios de Susana Balbo Torrontes ~ $13

Slow Cooker Chicken and Sausage Stew

make 2 – (freezer pack)

  • Sangiovese: La Carraia Sangiovese, Umbria ~ $11
  • Tempranillo: Campo Viejo Tempranillo ~ $10
  • Riesling: ‘Kung Fu Girl’ Riesling ~ $13
  • Pinot Gris/Grigio: Kris Pinot Grigio ~ $11
  • Italian White Wine: Villa Matilde Tenuta di Altavilla Greco di Tufo ~ $15

Corn Chicken Chili

make 2 – (freezer pack)

  • Pinot Gris/Grigio: A to Z Wineworks Pinot Gris ~ $13
  • Vinho Verde: Aveleda ‘Quinta da Aveleda’ Vinho Verde ~ $8
  • Riesling: Pacific Rim Riesling ~ $10
  • Italian White Wine: Beni di Batasiolo Gavi ~ $13
  • Chardonnay: Veramonte Chardonnay Reserva ~$11

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3 Comments

  1. […] As we’ve shared here before, wine should not be reserved just for special occasions, or even just for date night. So once again, we are working together with Erin Chase of $5 Dinners to help you enjoy wine with any dinner, even one prepared in a slow cooker. (See wines to pair with 20 meals from Costco for $150 plan #1 and plan #2.) […]

  2. […] Wines to Pair with “20 Meals from Costco Plan #2″ – Several recipes in this plan will pair nicely with a chardonnay. […]

  3. […] good friend, Amy from VineSleuth.com/Uncorked, has taken the time to pair all of our 20 Meals from Costco Meal Plan #2 recipes with fantastic wine options!  Most of these wines should be available in your Costco store as well as other stores in your […]

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