These 12 ways to use leftover white wine are perfect if you buy a bottle for a recipe and don't know what to do with the rest!
by Lindsay Livingston, RD (The Lean Green Bean)
Photo credit: Jessica Wood
I know that for many people, the concept of having leftover wine is laughable, but just hear me out! First of all, if you haven't tried cooking with wine yet, you should definitely give it a whirl. It's an easy way to add a unique flavor to everyday dishes.
So picture this: You're a red wine drinker but a recipe that catches your eye call for white wine. So you buy a bottle, use 1/2 - 1 cup for the recipe and are left with a 2/3 full bottle of wine that you don't particularly want to drink from a glass.
That's where I come in! I rounded up 12 delicious recipes that call for white wine. Scroll through and pick out a couple to try. It's a win-win! You get to try a few more new recipes and you no longer have a lonely bottle of wine on your counter!
And if you're a fan of white wine, nothing says you can't help yourself to a glass while cooking!
All you need is one pan for this flavorful chicken dinner:
One Skillet Chicken with White Wine and Mustard Cream Sauce via Platings and Pairings
A delicious way to add some extra vegetables to your meal:
White Wine Braised Chicken and Vegetables via A Saucy Kitchen
A simple pasta dinner with a flavorful sauce:
Shrimp Orecchiette with White Wine and Lemon Butter via Superman Cooks
Serve this as a party appetizer or a dinner side dish:
White Wine Mushroom Bruschetta with Halloumi via Amuse Your Bouche
A classic dinner recipe that's perfect for unexpected guests:
Classic Chicken Piccata via Killing Thyme
A delicious way to use this lesser-known vegetable:
Kohlrabi Risotto with Roasted Tomatoes and Pancetta via Simple Seasonal
Perfect for an appetizer or after work snack:
Caramelized Onion Hummus via Connoisseurus Veg
Cozy comfort food on a cold night:
Classic French Onion Soup via Garlic Matters
A simple, yet elegant dinner recipe:
Chicken Thighs with Blistered Tomatoes via Jessica Wood
A restaurant-quality dish that's easy to recreate at home:
Mussels in White Wine via Caroline's Cooking
A chicken recipe for when you get tired of chicken breasts:
Drumsticks in Creamy White Wine Sauce via Homemade Hooplah
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