Please join us as Fabio Speziali of Osteria Romantica hosts a fabulous wine dinner with the Piedmont (Italy) wines of Beni di Batasiolo*. Stefano Poggi (Italian Wine Specialist N.A.S.A.) will be on hand to introduce the wines, the Dogliani family, and the vineyards. He is the Export Manager for the family here in the United States and has been with them for 11 years.
Please expect a casual and fun evening where you will walk away warm, full, happy, and with a bit more knowledge about this esteemed wine area of the world.
N.B. This is a repeat performance as the event in February sold out too quickly!!
Menu (most likely):
Tris di Antipasti: Calamari, artichokes alla Romana, smoked swordfish crostino
with Batasiolo Gavi DOCG
Primo: Risotto con Salsiccia e Funghi
with Batasiolo Dolcetto d'Alba DOC
Secondo: Brasato di Carne con polenta (braised beef with polenta)
with Batasiolo Barbera d'Alba DOC "Sovrana"
Dolce: Sorpresa! (surprise!)
with Batasiolo Moscato d'Asti DOCG "Bosc d'La Rei"
Please call the restaurant directly as this event is sure to sell out!
*Beni di Batasiolo is the leading family winery out of Barolo. Ever since 1882, this family has been well recognized by the interantional wine community as consummate purveyros of the classic wines from this region with several placements in the Top 100 by Wine Spectator, Critics Choice from Wine Enthusiast, and Tre Bicchieri from Gambero Rosso.