Wine Dinner

Slideshow

  • A couple drinking wine samples
  • White wine in a green bottle being poured into a glass

Schedule and Location

Thursday, May 3, 2018
6:00 p.m.
Ginkgo Restaurant 

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Join us for our first themed dinner highlighting wine. Dine on a delicious five-course meal expertly paired with a variety of wines from Orin Swift winery. Relax with a scenic view of Meadow Lake and enjoy live music.

Event attendees will also learn about the wines and the food pairings directly from the representative from Orin Swift and our Arboretum Chefs.  

 

Wine Dinner Menu:

Amuse: Lobster fricassee - crispy artichoke chips, tarragon, ruby red caramelized grapefruit and vanilla butter
Paired with J. Vineyards Brut Rose

Appetizer: Duck Terrine - pistachio, mache, black fig preserves, maple vinaigrette assorted crackers
Paired with Talbott Kali Heart Pinot Noir

Salad: Spring fennel, orange salad, spring peas, crispy brie cheese, hearts of palm, king oyster mushroom served with pear and agave vinaigrette
Paired with Orin Swift Mannequin Chardonnay

Entrée: Spring Lamb Chops – Lavender, thyme and garlic sauce with fiddlehead ferns and Yukon gold whipped potatoes
Paired with Orin Swift Abstract

Dessert: Blackberry tart apricot glazed, mocha mascarpone mousse
Paired with Orin Swift Papillon

 

Vegetarian Menu:

Amuse: Rose poached pear – tarragon, ruby red caramelized grapefruit and vanilla butter
Paired with J. Vineyards Brut Rose

Appetizer: Roasted candy-stripe beets, pistachio, mache, black fig preserve, maple vinaigrette
Paired with Talbott Kali Heart Pinot Noir

Salad: Spring fennel, orange salad, spring peas, crispy brie cheese, hearts of palm, king oyster mushroom served with pear and agave vinaigrette
Paired with Orin Swift Mannequin Chardonnay

Entrée: Vegetable terrine, lavender thyme, garlic sauce, fiddlehead ferns Yukon whipped potatoes
Paired with Orin Swift Abstract

Dessert: Blackberry tart apricot glazed, mocha mascarpone mousse
Paired with Orin Swift Papillon

Fees and Admission

$90.00 member
$100.00 nonmember

Registration Information

BY PHONE: 630-725-2066, Monday-Friday, 10:00 a.m.-3:00 p.m.

IN PERSON: Stop by the Visitor Center during open hours

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