Valentine’s Day w/ District 7 Wines ❤️ Tapas for Two

Celebrate your love with shareable plates, big flavors and a bottle of District 7 wine this Valentine’s Day. Set up a simple and elegant spread, customize or downsize any of your favorite recipes to your liking, and enjoy each other’s company at home instead of out. Cheers to love (and wine)!


What we’re serving:

Flank Steak Crostini w/Blue Cheese Crumbles
Seared Scallop & Cream Potato Bites
Lemon Garlic Shrimp
Savory & Sweet Snack Mix
Spanish Green Olives w/Pimentos
Ingredients + Instructions

Flank Steak Crostini w/Blue Cheese Crumbles

1 flank steak
French baguette
½ cup blue cheese crumbles
2 tbsp. unsalted butter
Extra-virgin olive oil & balsamic vinegar to drizzle
Sea salt & freshly ground pepper
Chopped parsley to garnish

Season steak with sale & pepper. Melt butter in a cast iron or heavy-bottom pan. Sear steak approximately 3 minutes on each side, occasionally basting with the butter from pan. Cook until preferred doneness is achieved. Let steak rest. Slice French bread at an angle, place on baking sheet, drizzle with olive oil, and place under broiler in oven until crisp and lightly browned. Thinly slice steak, and arrange on baguette slices, top with blue cheese crumbles and garnish with parsley.

Seared Scallop & Cream Potato Bites

4 large, wild-caught sea scallops, seared
1 cup mashed potatoes (instant, store prepared or homemade)
chopped parsley, to garnish

Arrange four individual dollops of approximately 2-3 tablespoons of mashed potatoes on serving plate. Place each seared scallop on top of mashed potatoes, garnish with parsley for serving.

Lemon Garlic Shrimp

6-8 medium, wild-caught shrimp, cleaned & deveined
2 large garlic cloves, minced
1 lemon, freshly juiced
Parsley for garnish, chopped

Sauté shrimp on stovetop in a few teaspoons of olive oil for one minute. Add garlic, stirring to cover shrimp. Cook shrimp until pink, adding lemon juice at the end to coat. Let cool in serving dish, garnish with chopped parsley.

Sweet & Savory Snack Mix

Toss together your favorites nuts, dried fruit & sweets. We used pistachios, walnuts, almonds, cashews, dried cranberries and chocolate drops!