Albariño is a white wine grape variety primarily grown in Spain and Portugal, known for producing aromatic, high-acidity wines with notes of citrus and stone fruits.

Pairs perfectly to these recipes...

Common Tasting Notes

citrus, lemon, lime, peach, apricot, green apple, pear, honeydew melon, white peach, grapefruit, mineral, saline, floral, jasmine, honeysuckle, almond, ginger, wet stone, sea spray, and white pepper.

What does it pair with?

Albariño pairs well with a variety of seafood, including shellfish, grilled fish, and seafood pastas. It also complements lighter meats, such as chicken and pork, and can be a good match for spicy dishes and Asian cuisine.

Learn Something New in the Single Ingredient Series


From Aztec Staple to Modern-Day Obsession


The Versatile and Flavorful Fruit of the Vine

Explore the Series

Hello and welcome to Napa Home Chef! We're thrilled you're joining us to explore the vibrant world of wine country cooking. Our team has crafted bold, creative recipes inspired by Napa Valley's lush landscapes, bountiful harvests, and world-renowned wines. We hope you enjoy the journey with us!

Get ready to experience the rich flavors and unique culinary delights that embody the essence of wine country living. Happy cooking!

About Me

Don't miss a recipe!

Thank you! Your submission has been received!
Oops! Something went wrong while submitting the form.

Coming soon - Cookbook!

Loving Napa Home Chef Recipes and wishing for more? Discover print exclusives!

Napa Recipe Cookbook: Napa Home Chef
Smoked & Sauced Quail with Figs & Spiced Apple Purée
Grilled Corn with Lime Butter
Pan-Seared Sea Bass with Lemon Butter and Sauvignon Blanc
Chickpea and Roasted Red Pepper Hummus
Heirloom Basil Mini Tacos
Heirloom Tomato and Minted Pistachio Fusion Soup
Lemon-Rosemary Chicken Wings
Sausage and Ale Pizza with Pickled Mustard Seeds
Pumpkin & Sage Arancini
Burrata & Coal-Fired Peppers
Wine Country Turkey Burger with Brie and Apple Chutney
Amber Honey Bourbon Dream

Mandatory (inedible) cookies. By using this website, you agree to the storing of cookies on your device to enhance site navigation, analyze site usage, and assist in our marketing efforts. View our Privacy Policy for more information.