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Frank Family Vineyards Wine Dinner

October 11, 2018

 

Sunday November 4th, 2018

Dinner at 5:00 p.m.

 

Hors de Oeuvres

 

Ahi tartar spring roll

Goat cheese wonton

 

Frank Family Vineyards, 2013 Blanc de Blancs- Carneros- Pale straw in color with a continuous thread of persistent bubbles. A beautiful bouquet marked by delicate aromas of floral lemon, brioche and green apples fuse with hints of toasted almond, wet stone and crème brûlée.

 

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Alaskan halibut, oven dried tomato, sorrel cream, and parmesan tuile

 

Frank Family Vineyards, 2016 Carneros Chardonnay - On the palate, the Carneros Chardonnay is full-bodied and creamy yet balanced by its lively acidity; with nuanced flavors of yellow apple, lemon curd, baked pear, melon, and subtle hints of oak toast.

 

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Grape leaf wrapped smoked sliced pork tenderloin, sun dried cherry jus, wild rice stuffed mushroom

 

Frank Family Vineyards, 2016 Carneros Pinot Noir- Appears ruby in the glass and opens with aromas of cinnamon stick, cardamom, and fresh raspberries. The palate offers a soft, balanced structure framed by elegant tannins with flavors of cherry pie, violets, and baking spices followed by a long, decadent finish.

 

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Sliced rack of venison, Doc Doyle’s blueberry sauce, 3 cheese au gratin potatoes, creamed spinach

 

Frank Family Vineyards, 2015 Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa Valley- Bright, medium ruby color with purple overtones. The wine offers generous aromas of violet, plum, anise, cassis, and mint with restrained floral overtones.

 

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Chocolate glazed zinfandel infused poached pears, blue cheese biscuit, basil mint ice cream

 

Frank Family Vineyards- 2015 Zinfandel- Garnet in color, and opens with aromas of raspberries, vanilla, and earthy dried herbs. Medium-bodied on the palate with an abundance of fresh fruit and black pepper flavors on the entry, this wine is round, silky, and finishes with flavors of ripe blackberries.

 

$110 Prix Fixe Per Person

Not including tax or gratuity

714-777-9646 for Reservations

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