La Spinetta Italian Wine Dinner at Chakra

by artfuldiner on April 4, 2013

in Breaking News, New Jersey Event, Restaurant Event, Special Events, Wine, Wine Dinner, Wining and Dining

On Monday, April 8th, beginning at 6:30 p.m., Chakra Restaurant in Paramus, New Jersey, will host a special Italian wine dinner headlining the vintages of La Spinetta of Piedmont and Tuscany. Guest speaker Melissa Mendez of Indigenous Selections will introduce the wines and speak about La Spinetta.

Reception: Hors d’Oeuvres; Libation: Contratto Vermouth Bianco & Elderflower

First Course: Home-Cured Mangalista Prosciutto, Figs, Arugula, Crostini; Wine: Vermentino, La Spinetta IGT, 2011, Tuscany

Second Course: Bronzino with Calamarai Tagliatelle, Mussels, Tomato Essence; Wine: Barbera d’Asti, La Spinetta Ca’ di Pian, 2008, Piedmont

Third Course: Leg of lamb, Merguez Sausage, Saffron Quinoa, Candied Olives, Artichokes; Wine: Barolo, La Spinetta Garretti, 2008, Piedmont

Dessert: Fruit Minestrone, Elderflower Gelée, Contratto Vermouth Bianco Sorbet; Wine: Moscato d’Asti, La Spinetta Biancospino, 2012

The cost of the La Spinetta Italian wine dinner is $82.00 per person (plus tax & gratuity). All wines will be served as 3-ounce tasting portions.

For more information, or to make reservations, please call (201) 556-1530.

Bon Appétit!


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