Casa Lapostolle Wine Dinner

Second Dinner added for March 13, 8:00pm
Thu, 25th Feb 2010
By The French Gourmet

Our dinner for Friday, March 12 has SOLD OUT. So join us for our second night of Casa Lapostolle on Saturday, March 13.

PLEASE NOTE: Our special guest, Winemaker Andrea Leon, will not be able to attend our Casa Lapostolle wine dinners on March 12 or 13 due to the recent earthquakes in Chile. Instead, we are pleased to welcome the Casa Lapostolle Brand Manager for the wine dinners on Friday and Saturday. We apologize for any inconvenience.

Casa Lapostolle Wine Dinner

Casa Lapostolle was 2008 Wine Enthusiast Magazine’s New World Winery of the Year

Saturday, March 13, 2010 at 8:00pm
$50 per guest includes all food and wine samples listed below (price does exclude tax and gratuity)
Amuse-Bouche – First Course
Crab Mango Salad in a Green Apple Cup with Pea Sprouts
Ahi Tuna Sashimi with Pickled Cucumber Salad on a Pink Himalayan Salt Block
Crisp Goat Cheese with Lavender Honey and Toasted Pepitas
Porcini Risotto Frites with Fontina and Chive-Infused Oil
Casa Sauvignon Blanc 2009

Second Course
Salmon Scaloppini with Sorrel Beurre Blanc
Cuvée Alexandre Chardonnay 2007 (91 points WS)
Third Course
Almond Crusted Lamb Lollipops with Sautéed Celeriac and Cumin Grain Mustard Sauce
Cuvée Alexandre Merlot 2007

Fourth Course
Red Wine Braised Beef Short Ribs with Pan Jus and Parsnip-Potato Purée, Rainbow Baby Carrots and Blue Lake Green Beans
Cuvée Alexandre Carménère 2007 (90 points WS)

Cheese Course
Artisan Cheese and Candied Walnuts with Crostinis and Fresh Baguette
Clos Apalta 2004 (93 points WS)
Dessert Course
Crêpe Suzette with Grand Marnier

RSVP to Gino (858) 488-1725 x326

This article was posted on Thu, 25th Feb 2010

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