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Zachariah Dinner

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    Fri, September 29, 2023 (6:00 PM - 9:00 PM)

Upper Shirley Vineyards
600 Shirley Plantation Road
Charles City, VA 23030
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An evening of fine wine and exceptional cuisine prepared and presented by Chef Theodore Sehenuk and Wine Director Tayloe M.B. Dameron.

Join us on Friday, September 29th, at 6:00pm for Hors d'œurvres followed by a four course seated, wine-paired dinner. Dinner Service will begin at 6:30pm.

The Menu:Hors d'œurvres:

Crab Dip, Crostini, Vegetable Crudité, Seasonal Fruits + Berries

Welcome Drink: 2019 Blanc De Blancs

First Course:

Watercress + Arugula, Summer Peach, Berries, Hazelnut, Goat Cheese, Orange Poppy

Paired with: 2021 Sparkling Rose

Second Course:

Sea Bass, Gremolata Potatoes, Fried Brussels Sprouts, Sweet Corn Purée

Paired with: 2021 Viognier

Third Course:

Petite Filet Mignon, Cracked Pepper Cognac, Lobster, Whipped Red Bliss, Chargrilled Broccolini

Paired with: 2017 Tannat

Fourth Course:

Chocolate Hazelnut Mousse, White Chocolate, Raspberry Coulis, Pistachio Sponge, Salted Caramel Bark

Paired with: 2012 Tobacco Barn Blanc

What to Expect:

  • Included in your ticket: Food, wine pairings, non-alcoholic beverages, and service fee. No payment will be needed on the night of the dinner, unless purchasing additional beverages.
  • Doors open at 6pm and guests will be able to enjoy a welcome drink and hors d'oeuvres . Guests will then be seated between 6:30 pm and 6:45pm for the four course wine paired dinner.
  • The restaurant will close at 9pm.
  • Please note that there are no substitutions or modifications on menu items for this event. We will make reasonable efforts to accommodate major allergies with advance notice.
  • The menu is subject to minor changes.

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