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Thank you for choosing Carafe - a place where wine lovers enjoy their own style!

Our guarantee is straightforward. If you are not satisfied with any product from Carafe - simply return it for replacement or refund.

All wines made at Carafe have a shelf life of at least one year. Try to save a few bottles from each batch to build up your own wine cellar. That way, you can match wines with particular foods or occasions. Let us know if you have a group that may be interested in making wine together. Our group program is a great way to enjoy a variety of wine styles at tremendous savings. Do not forget to browse through our collection of wine-related accessories. You will find some interesting gift ideas. Please note that gift certificates are also available.

We hope this web site helps you discover more about the fascinating world of wine and wine making. It is an introduction to what Carafe has to offer. Join our email list simply by clicking on the mailing list button on the left, and filling out the form. We will then send you periodic newsletters that will include more information about wine, our new products, Wine features and seasonal recipes.

Once again, Thank you for choosing to make your wine at Carafe. We look forward to your visits.

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Wine And Dine

Selecting the right wine to accompany a diner is as important as the dinner itself.

The following recipes are brought to you courtsey the fine folks at R J Spagnols

  • Fish Baked with Vegetables en Papillote
  • Grilled Lamb Chops Dijon
  • Shrimp with Pasta and Greens
  • Herbed Lion of Pork with Roasted Potatoes

Right click to download the above 4 recipes

  • Pasta Layers with Spinach and Ricotta
  • Wine-Poached Salmon with Capers
  • Two-Pepper Beef Stew with Farfalle
  • Halibut Steak with Roasted Red Peppers

Right click to download the above 4 recipes

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