Entertain/Food, Style / October 24, 2014

Halloween Posole Party!

Wine Sisterhood Halloween Party

It’s time for a party! This Halloween, we’re going all out. We’re bringing out our best and spookiest décor, setting the table with some of our favorite wines and preparing a classic Posole to warm everyone up.

Serving Posole on Halloween is a Napa Valley tradition. This hearty, tummy-warming Mexican stew brings together chicken, pork and hominy, in a base of savory red chili sauce. Posole is perfect with a glass of wine (pairings below!) and a handful of Halloween candy for dessert! 

Here are some photos and tips from our holiday party preparations:

Wine Sisterhood Halloween Party

Fun props like witch hats, spiders and spider webs can help create a spooky and lighthearted feel. 

Wine Sisterhood Halloween Party

A simple black lace tablecloth makes a beautiful base. 

Wine Sisterhood Halloween Party

A little bit of glitter and sparkle can do wonders!

Wine Sisterhood Halloween Party

Set the table with etched glasses for a very “Hocus Pocus” touch

Wine Sisterhood Halloween Party - Girl & Dragon Malbec

This Halloween party wouldn’t be complete without a bottle of Girl & Dragon Malbec. Gorgeous and delicious! Girl & Dragon also pairs well with a hearty dish like Posole. 

Wine Sisterhood Halloween Party - PromisQous Red

Or try pairing PromisQous Red with a bowl of Posole, the wine will complement the chile flavors well. 

Click the image below to download a printable pdf of the Posole recipe we’ll be following, courtesy of our good friend Patty.

Posole Recipe - Wine Sisterhood Blog

Looking for a dessert to serve? Wine Sister Natalie recommends checking out one of her most favorite Food & Wine articles for ideas: Tasty & Twisted: Halloween Dessert Recipes, Party Snacks and More.

On the hunt for our wines in your neighborhood? We’re here to help! Simply fill out this form and our Wine Sisters behind the scenes will help find what you’re looking for. 

Eat, Drink & Be Scary! Cheers! 

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