Wine Maker’s Dinner with Salamandre Cellars

Wine Maker’s Dinner Menu

Featuring Salamandre Wine Cellars

May 17th and May 18th

1st Course – Paired Salamandre Sauvignon Blanc 2014 Arroyo Seco

Fresh pacific oysters three ways

Kumamoto Oyster on the half-shell with a grapefruit granita

Angels on Horseback, pancetta wrapped

Pecan Crusted Oysters with a Greek yogurt lemon aioli

Vegetarian Option

Braised and Raw Artichoke Salad with Arugula Pasta and Parmesan Crisps

2nd Course – Paired with Salamandre Pinot Noir 2013 Arroyo Seco

Smoked Mushroom Soup with Garnish of Grilled Cheese Croutons

Inspired by this very enjoyable time of year, lightly smoked oyster, shitake and Morell mushrooms with grilled gruyere cheese croutons.

3rd Course – Paired with Salamandre Coyote Cuvee 2007 Arroyo Seco Wiley Ranch

Oxtail Ravioli with sautéed spinach

Braised oxtail ravioli with celeriac, sautéed spinach and oxtail jus

Vegetarian Option

Face meets Earth

Mint Tagliatelle with morel mushrooms


4th Course – Paired with Salamandre Primitavio 2013 Monterey County

Pork tenderloin stuffed with Humboldt fog cheese, olive tapenade served with marinated smoked eggplant

Vegetarian Option

Smoked eggplant and red bell pepper lasagna

5th Course Dessert Paired with Salamandre Late Harvest Sauvignon Blanc 2011 Arroyo Seco

Cheese Platter Imposter

Blue cheese truffles, apricot nut nougat, chocolate dipped honeycomb

With jasmine infused cream

75.00 per person