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MAISON CHAPOUTIER WINER DINNER AT LAZY BETTY ON JULY 10

Posted by Liz and John Attaway, 7/1/24

An evening with winemaker Maison Chapoutier coming up on Wednesday, July 10 at 6:30pm at Midtown restaurant Lazy Betty. All guests will be seated at a communal table to enjoy a night of MICHELIN-Star food and storied Rhone wines with a special guest from Maison Chapoutier. 

Michel Chapoutier believes that only healthy vines growing within a balanced ecosystem can make great wine. Since 1990, Maison M. Chapoutier has pursued an unwavering commitment to practicing Biodynamic viticulture. M. Chapoutier has more 100-point scores from Robert Parker and more 90+ ratings than any other winemaker.

The evening’s menu at Lazy Betty will feature (subject to change):
Amuse 
Wine Pairing: M. Chapoutier, La Combe Pilate, “Esteban,” Viognier, Brut Nature, 2019

Shrimp Causa — Georgia Shrimp Salad, Avocado, Aji Potato Mousseline & Pepper Relish
Wine Pairing: M. Chapoutier, “Chante Alouette,” Marsanne, Hermitage, 2018

Truffle Agnolotti — Perigord Truffle Agnolotti, Truffle Vierge, Garlic & Brioche
Wine Pairing: M. Chapoutier, “Les Meysonniers,” Syrah, Crozes-Hermitage, 2020

Cherry & Pistachio Duck Breast — Crown Roasted Dry-Aged Duck, Sicilian Pistachio Crémeux, Rainier Cherries, Smoked Ruby Beet & Sauce Bigarade
Wine Pairing: M. Chapoutier, Monier de la Sizeranne, Syrah, Hermitage, 2018

Stone Axe Wagyu “Tongue and Cheek” Strip — Corned Beef Tongue Ragu 
Wine Pairing: M. Chapoutier, “La Bernardine,” Chateauneuf-du-Pape, 2021

PB & J Dessert — Peanut Butter Mousse, Chocolate Sable & Cherry Sorbet
Wine Pairing: M. Chapoutier, Grenache, Banyuls, Languedoc-Roussillon, NV

Petit fours

Tickets are $300 per person for five courses with bespoke wine pairings.
Please click here for tickets

ORIN SWIFT WINE DINNER AT SERENA PASTIFICO MAY 7

Posted by Liz and John Attaway, 5/1/24

Tues., May 7, 6:30pm – Orin Swift Wine Dinner at Serena Pastificio

Serena Pastificio – the coastal, Northern Italian restaurant in Midtown’s Colony Square – is hosting a wine dinner on Tuesday, May 7 with the acclaimed wine makers of Orin Swift for an evening of culinary excellence and decadent wines. Kicking off with a cocktail reception at 6:30pm followed by a dinner at 7pm, the evening will feature an indulgent four-course menu curated by the Serena Pastificio culinary team paired alongside a selection of Orin Swift’s finest wines. Tickets are $195 per person (all inclusive) & include a welcome drink, plus one wine paired with each course. Book online here.

Founded in 1998 by visionary winemaker Dave Phinney, Orin Swift is a collection of art and storytelling that comes to life through one-of-a-kind labels and wine styles. The brand is known as much for its creative and evocative expression of art on the bottle as it is its bold, yet finessed, styling within each bottle. Dave produces wines from premier sites across California and his favorite regions around the world.


Featured wines & pairings include:

  • Welcome drink & passed appetizers

Meringue nest, stone fruit chutney, almond tuile

Grilled fig, stracchino mousse, balsamic

Scallop, arugula, yuzu, lemon confit, bene seed, crostini

  • Mannequin Chardonnay

Linguini of crab, roasted cauliflower puree, pancetta, lemon gremolata, beurre noisette

  • Slander Pinot Noir

Quail, pomegranate syrup glaze, espresso jus, fermented strawberry salsa

  • Machete Red Blend

Bone-in short rib, confit wild mushroom, potato cream, dark chocolate demi, chive

  • Papillon Bordeaux Blend

Gorgonzola dolce cheesecake, butter cracker crust, brandied cherry sauce

MILTON’S CUISINE & COCKTAILS EXPLORES THE FLAVORS OF FALL AT HARVEST & VINE WINE DINNER OCT. 15

Posted by Liz and John Attaway, 10/2/23

Sunday, October 15 from 5-7 pm

Popular Seed-to-Fork Dining Destination Features DAOU Vineyards Pairings during Annual Al Fresco Feast in Milton’s Acre

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Milton’s Cuisine & Cocktails executive chef Dean Wenzel invites guests to indulge in the essence of autumn during the annual Harvest & Vine Wine Dinner served al fresco in Milton’s Acre, the restaurant’s onsite garden. The Crabapple restaurant is partnering with highly acclaimed DAOU Vineyards to create the perfect pairings for the four-course menu. Milton’s is serving the dinner family-style to ensure a communal celebration of food, friendship and the fall season.

Tickets for the four-course dinner are $150 per person plus tax (includes gratuity, excludes tax). Rain or shine, Milton’s has the dinner covered with a tented backup plan to ensure this remarkable evening goes off without a hitch.

ENZO STEAKHOUSE MARCH EVENTS

Posted by Liz and John Attaway, 3/18/23

Bourbon and Cigars at ENZO Steakhouse & Bar – Tuesday, March 21, 2023ENZO Steakhouse & Bar is combining two of their favorites, bourbon and cigars, for an unforgettable evening on their expansive patio on Tuesday, March 21, 2023 at 6 p.m. Guests are invited to enjoy two cigars, a guided bourbon tasting featuring the spirits of Heaven Hill Distillery including Larceny, award-winning Elijah Craig small batch Kentucky straight bourbon, and Heaven Hill 7-Year Bottled-In-Bond Bourbon. A cigar roller will be on-site rolling fresh cigars for ticketed and executive chef Andrea Montobbio will be serving signature and seasonal light bites from his spring menu. Tickets to Bourbon and Cigars at ENZO Steakhouse & Bar are $80 per person and available for purchase at enzo-itl.com. ENZO Steakhouse & Bar is located in the Town at Trilith at 300 Trilith Pkwy, Suite 230, Fayetteville, GA 30214. For more information, visit enzo-itl.com or call (770) 756-9188. Stay connected on Facebook and Instagram at @enzoitl.  

Spring is in the Air at ENZO’s March Wine Dinner – Monday, March 27, 2023As part of their wine dinner series, ENZO Steakhouse & Bar is celebrating the arrival of spring with Chelhalem Winery and Stoller Family Estate Vineyard and Winery. On Monday, March 27, 2023 at 6 p.m., guests are invited to indulge in a five-course dinner created by Executive Chef Andrea Montobbio featuring carefully selected pairings from the Oregon wineries known for their distinct winemaking styles and the belief that outstanding wine should accompany every meal. Tickets to ENZO’s March Wine Dinner are $125 per person and available for purchase at enzo-itl.com.

ENZO’S MARCH WINE DINNER MENU 

Chehalem Pinot Gris

Stoller Family Estate Chardonnay

Focaccia & Prosciutto Pinsa – Marinated Pears, 25-Year Old Balsamic

Chehalem INOX Unoaked Chardonnay

Stoller Family Estate Reserve Chardonnay

Squid Ink Arancino – Calabrian Aioli, Shaved Calamari and Fennel Salad

Chehalem Pinot Noir Chehalem Mountains

Stoller Family Estate Pinot Noir Dundee Hills 

Buckwheat Cavatelli – Duck Ragout, Early Carrots, Pecorino Romano

Chehalem Reserve Pinot Noir Ribbon Ridge

Stoller Family Estate Reserve Pinot Noir Dundee Hills

Rotisserie Suckling Pig – Tuscan Kale Salad, Preserved Lemon, Chimichurri  

Chemistry Pinot Noir Rose Bubbles – Collaboration Between the Chehalem & Stoller Wineries

Ricotta and Pear Tart, Smoked Almonds, Ricotta Gelato
ENZO Steakhouse & Bar is located in the Town at Trilith at 300 Trilith Pkwy, Suite 230, Fayetteville, GA 30214. For more information, visit enzo-itl.com or call (770) 756-9188. Stay connected on Facebook and Instagram at @enzoitl.  

ENZO PRESENTS BEATOGETHER AND FRIENDS ON THE TOWN STAGE AT TRILITH 

Celebrating 60 Years of The Beatles With an Unforgettable Live Performance

Beginning at 7 p.m. on Saturday, March 25, 2023

ENZO, the dynamic restaurant, catering company, and private membership club, is presenting its first live music experience on Saturday, March 25, 2023, on the Town Stage at Trilith. Beginning at 7 p.m., music fans are invited to enjoy an evening celebrating 60 years of music from The Beatles during a live performance from BeaTogether and Friends.   

With an impressive lineup of seasoned musicians taking the stage at 8 p.m., the high-energy evening will feature songs from one of the most influential bands of all time. Concertgoers will also hear backstories and favorite shared memories as they sip on cocktails crafted by ENZO Steakhouse and Bar. Tickets are on sale now for $35 at enzo-itl.com and enzo-itl.com/experience/beat-together-with-friends. Doors open at 7 p.m.; show begins at 8 p.m. The Town Stage at Trilith is located at Arthur Rank Blvd Shipyard and Town Stage, Fayetteville, GA 30214. ENZO Steakhouse & Bar is located in the Town of Trilith at 300 Trilith Pkwy, Suite 230, Fayetteville, GA 30214. Stay connected on Facebook and Instagram at @enzoitl.  

WINE & DINE AT ENZO STEAKHOUSE & BAR’S FIVE-COURSE PAIRING DINNER

Posted by Liz and John Attaway, 1/18/23

Featuring Handpicked Italian Wines and a Special Menu Created by Executive Chef Andrea Montobbio

Thursday, January 26, 2023 Beginning at 5 p.m.

Sip, swirl and indulge in a five-course Italian wine dinnerat ENZO Steakhouse & Bar on Thursday, January 26, 2023.  With reservations beginning at 5 p.m, wine lovers are invited to explore a curated selection of white wine, Italian reds, and a dessert wine that compliment Executive Chef Andrea Montobbio’s special dinner menu featuring fresh seafood, perfectly prepared meats, pasta, and a decant dessert. Tickets to ENZO’s Wine Dinner are $125 per person and available for purchase at enzo-itl.com.

ENZO’S WINE DINNER MENU
Acinum Prosecco, Veneto Scallops Crudo Tomato Vinaigrette, Basil Oil, Pine Nuts Pangrattato   

San Leonardo Vette Sauvignon Blanc, Trentino Carne Salada Carpaccio  Mustard Aioli, Crispy Artichokes, Pickled Salsify, Taggiasca Olives  

Pecchenino Botti Langhe Nebbiolo, Piedmont  Agnolotti Nel Vino Braised Short Rib, Nebbiolo Wine Broth, Baby Turnips, Robiolina Cheese  

Camigliano Brunello Di Montalcino, TuscanyVeal Saltimbocca Prosciutto San Daniele, Taleggio Cheese, Asparagus  

Cantine Colosi Passito, SiciliaBomboloni Pistacchio Crème, Candied Fruit

ENZO Steakhouse & Bar is located in the Town at Trilith at 300 Trilith Pkwy, Suite 230, Fayetteville, GA 30214. For more information, visit enzo-itl.com or call (770) 756-9188. Stay connected on Facebook and Instagram at @enzoitl.  

THE WOODALL UNCORKS TRIONE VINEYARDS WINE DINNER ON MAY 25

Posted by Liz and John Attaway, 5/20/22

Westside Eatery Collaborates with Sonoma Winery for a

Wine-and-Dine Experience to Remember                   

Executive chef John Metz invites guests to the Woodall for an exceptional wine dinner experience with Trione Vineyards & Winery on Wednesday, May 25. Metz and chef de cuisine Karl Gorline will take guests on a culinary cultural journey with a five-course menu paired with wines from Sonoma’s Trione Vineyards & Winery.

Family-owned and operated Trione Vineyards & Winery is deeply rooted in the Sonoma County wine industry. Three generations of the Trione family have owned and cultivated nearly 600 acres of vineyards in three prime appellations: Russian River Valley, Alexander Valley, and Sonoma Coast.

The cost of the dinner with pairings is $125 per person plus tax and tip. Reservations can be made by emailing thewoodallatl@metzcorp.com.

MENU:                         

Amuse-bouche

Crab tartlet garnished with yuzu, apple, and radish

First Course

Trout belly ceviche garnished with honeysuckle, Meyer lemon, and fennel

2021 Trione Sauvignon Blanc

Second Course

Roasted chicken chawanmushi served “hiyashi” style with consommé,

red shrimp, mushrooms, and edamame

Trione 2018 Chardonnay

Third Course

Kurobuta pork short rib with a spicy and smoky black mole sauce,

corn panisse, and chickpea and corn relish

Trione 2017 Pinot Noir

Fourth Course

Prime strip steak with pommes paolo and a classic French bordelaise sauce

Trione 2016 Henry’s Blend

Fifth Course

Whipped kabocha squash custard with yogurt sorbet, a crispy pavlova, and sumac

Trione 2015 Syrah

SOUTHERN BELLE EXPLORES THE TRAILBLAZING WINE OF THE OREGON TRAIL ON APRIL 27

Posted by Liz and John Attaway, 4/17/22

Grab a Glass and Head West as the Sommelier Team

Uncorks the Innovative Wine of Oregon

Wednesday, April 27 6:30-7:30pm

Southern Belle invites pioneers and pinot lovers alike to explore the wild West as it takes a deep dive into a variety of Oregon wines during the newest installation of its popular Travel in a Glass wine tasting event on Wednesday, April 27.

Guests will join Southern Belle and Georgia Boy’s sommelier team of Cate Hatch, Jordan Traylor, and Fred Torvik as they lead the trailblazing wine-tasting experience. Oregon has long been famous for its stunning pinot noirs, but there is much more to the story. Variety is the spice of the state these days, and guests will be shown a whole new world of innovation in winemaking.

Chef Joey Ward and his team will provide a variety of small bites to accompany the tasting, and attendees will have access to mixed-case discounts on all six featured wines. The cost to attend is $65 per person, and seats can be reserved online. Please note that Southern Belle is normally closed on Wednesdays, and no other food will be available for purchase.

Save the date for the next Travel in a Glass tasting on May 25, 2022.

CATTLE SHED’S MONTHLY WINE DINNER HIGHLIGHTS THE BEST OF WINE AND SEASONAL CUISINE

Posted by Liz and John Attaway, 3/7/22

Guests Will Gather to Toast New Flavors the First Tuesday of Every Month

Cattle Shed Wine & Steak Bar, the upscale Alpharetta eatery from Big Table Restaurants offering chef-driven, seasonal dishes, will host a monthly wine dinner starting April 5.

“Our general manager and sommelier Chris Reid will carefully pick each month’s wine offerings to offer our guests a unique experience,” says Sean Yeremyan, Big Table Restaurants owner. “Executive Chef Olivia Hurst has planned a perfectly paired menu of five courses – including salmon carpaccio, mascarpone ravioli, and a cowboy-cut ribeye – highlighting the season’s best ingredients.”

Cattle Shed’s wine dinners will take place on the first Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. and will include intriguing wine education throughout the evening.

The cost is $125 per person, plus tax and gratuity. Space is limited; guests can reserve a spot by calling 770-559-8749. Visit www.cattleshedwinebar.com for additional information.

WHISKEY TWO WINE AT TWO URBAN LICKS

Posted by Liz and John Attaway, 9/13/21

A Whiskey and Wine Pairing Experience Featuring Redwood Empire Whiskey and Raeburn Winery
 
Wednesday, September 15, 2021 at 6 p.m.
TWO urban licks is welcoming the fall season by hosting, Whiskey TWO Wine, a unique dinner experience showcasing the whiskeys of Redwood Empire and wines of Raeburn Winery on Wednesday, September 15, 2021 at 6 p.m. Known for its acclaimed American cuisine, Executive Chef Matt Weinstein has curated a menu that pairs perfectly with picks from Todd Rushing, Concentrics Restaurants’ partner and renowned food, wine and spirit expert. Rushing will kick off the evening with three whiskey and appetizer pairings followed by a three-course, wine dinner. The Whiskey TWO Wine experience is $90 per person, tax and gratuity not included.  To make a reservation or for more information, call 404.522.5622. TWO urban licks is located at 820 Ralph McGill Blvd. Atlanta, GA, 30306. Visit twourbanlicks.com for more information. Stay connected on Twitter at @2urbanlicks and Instagram at @TwoUrbanLicks and on Facebook at www.facebook.com/TwoUrbanLicks 
Whiskey TWO Wine Dinner
Executive Chef Matt Weinstein
TWO urban licks
 
Whiskey
Proscuitto Wrapped Figs, Caramelized White Chocolate

Fried Green Tomatoes, Fromage Blanc, Apple Cider BBQ

Steak Tartare, Black Garlic Aioli, Smoked Mozzarella & Herbed Cream Cheese, Chip

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Wine

Granny Smith Apples, Belgian Endive, Lemon Ricotta, Pistachio Pesto

Black Cod, Crispy Polenta Cake, Roasted Red Pepper Puree, Crab Beurre Blanc, Frisee

Duck Breast, Bacon & Sweet Potato Puree, Charred Broccoli, Hazelnuts, Pomegranate Jus

TWO URBAN LICKS HOSTS A LOMBARDI WINE TASTING TO CELEBRATE THE NEW YEAR

Posted by Liz and John Attaway, 1/21/21

Wine Tasting and Food Pairing Experience With Tony Lombardi of Lombardi Wines and Todd Rushing of Concentrics Restaurants 
Thursday, January 28, 2021 From 6:00 to 9:00 p.m. 
Acclaimed wine experts, Tony Lombardi of Lombardi Wines and Todd Rushing of Concentrics Restaurants and TWO urban licks, are joining forces and hosting a special wine tasting event on Thursday, January 28, 2021 at Bully Boy in the Old Fourth Ward. From 6 p.m. to 9 p.m., wine lovers are invited to gather and sip on an array of delicious Lombardi wines accompanied by exquisite food pairings created by TWO urban licks’ Executive Chef Matt Weinstein, including Scallop Crudo, Chicken Liver Toast, Mixed Mushroom Strudel, Duck Confit, and a surprise dessert. The tasting will be socially distanced to keep guests and staff safe. Tickets are $75 per person (includes wine, food, tax, and gratuity). To make a reservation visit www.opentable.com or call 404.522.4622. Bully Boy is a destination restaurant located in the Old Fourth Ward next to TWO urban licks, in between The Telephone Factory and Common Grounds, right down the BeltLine from Ponce City Market.