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Grilled Split Lobster with Pesto
Photographer: Sara Gray


Recipe: Grilled Split Lobster with Pesto

Try it with: Chardonnay, Sauvignon Blanc, brut sparkling wine

Julia loves: Matanzas Creek Winery’s Sonoma Valley Chardonnay, about $27

Both the lobster and sauce are rich, so go for a well-balanced Chardonnay, or an herbaceous Sauvignon Blanc that marries well with the pesto.

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