Walnut Harvest Menu

The annual walnut harvest is cause for celebration for this California family. (Serves 6)

Beet and Walnut Salad

Wine Note Walnuts, like many red grapes, have a considerable amount of tannin giving them an appealing bitter bite. To counterbalance, choose a wine that's low in tannin. Pinot noir is a good choice. It will underscore the earthy nut flavor. –Karen MacNeil

Cooking Light, September 2008