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Italian Wine Dinner

Italian Wine DinnerSpecial guest, Antonio Molesini from Tuscany, will guide you through different regions of Italy. We will just be scratching the surface when it comes to exploring the thousands of different varieties and styles of Italian wine. Chef Sally and Chef Christy have prepared a fabulous dinner menu to pair with each wine.

Tickets are $55 per person, per dinner date below:

January 16, 2019, Rouses Market #64 — 14635 Airline Hwy., Gonzales, LA 70737

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January 17, 2019,  Rouses Market #26 — 4500 Tchoupitoulas St., New Orleans, LA 70115

Who’s ready for another Italian Wine & Food tour? Get yourself ready for a broad range of Italian wines, from crisp whites to gutsy reds. Special guest, Antonio Molesini from Tuscany, will guide you through different regions of Italy. We will just be scratching the surface when it comes to exploring the thousands of different varieties and styles of Italian wine. Chef Sally and Chef Christy have prepared a fabulous dinner menu to pair with each wine.

Reception Wine: Santa Margherita Prosecco Superiore (Valdobbiadene)

First Course: Antipasto Platter served Family Style– Prosciutto, Italian Cheeses, Olives served with Artisan Breads and Rouses Novello Olive Oil
Paired with: Rocca Delle Macie Vernaccia Di San Gimignano (Tuscany)

Second Course: Rouses Rouses Mushroom Ravioli, Broccoli Rabe with a Roasted Butternut Squash Sauce with pistachios and toasted garlic
Paired with: Castello di Verrazzano – Rosso Toscana (Greve in Chianti)

Third Course: Palline di Cavolifiore (Roasted Cauliflower “Meatballs”) paired with two sauces: Salsa di Fontina and Salsa di Pomodoro y Funghi topped with a Gratinee of Cheese
Paired with: Masi Campofiorin Rosso del Veronese (Veneto)

Fourth Course: Braised Beef in Barolo with Polenta
Paired with: Castello di Volpaia Chianti Classico (Tuscany)

Fifth Course: Dark Chocolate Budino – Dark Chocolate Custard topped with Pine Nuts and Caramelized Panettone
Paired with: Banfi Rosa Regale (Piemonte)

Additional Information:
– Event will be in the Mezzanine at our Duplessis location
– All attendees must be 21 years of age or older
– For Group Seating please contact [email protected]