October 25, 2019

Wine, Dinner, Auction & Concert


Our goal is to develop the leaders of the future. Join us in making a difference!


Join us for an unforgettable evening of food and wine as we celebrate the success of Dream Big Darling, a local nonprofit aimed at mentoring and developing the next generation of leaders in the wine and spirits industry. An incredible assortment of wines and cocktails will be paired with a 5 course meal, prepared by local Chef Jeffery Scott. The evening will include a live auction and performance by vocalists Hilary and Kate.

 
 

Dinner

Prepared by chef jeffery scott

STARTERS

LOCAL GOAT CHEESE TARTS, TOMATO CONFIT

MAINE LOBSTER CROQUETTAS, BASIL AIOLI

CHORIZO-SWEET POTATO EMPANADAS

SPICED LAMB FLATBREAD, HUMMUS, SALSA VERDE

MAIN COURSES

COURSE 1: GINGER GLAZED PORK BELLY

BUTTERNUT SQUASH, GRANNY SMITH APPLE, RADISH POMEGRANATE

COURSE 2: THYME ROASTED HEIRLOOM BEET SALAD

BARREL AGED FETA, SHAVED FENNEL, CANDIED WALNUTS RASPBERRY VINAIGRETTE

COURSE 3: OAK SEARED DOUBLE R RANCH PRIME BEEF LOIN

SHITAKE-POTATO GRATIN, MELTED SPINACH COGNAC-GREEN PEPPERCORN SAUCE

DESSERT

DARK CHOCOLATE-BRIOCHE BREAD PUDDING

BUTTERSCOTCH CRÈME ANGLAISE, ORGANIC BERRIESFLEUR de SEL CARAMEL

Featured Wineries & SPECIAL GUESTS

Reception

RE:FIND DISTILLERY, PASO ROBLES

LAURENT PERRIER, FRANCE

CLESI WINES

STOLO VINEYARDS - Nicole Pope, Winemaker

Featured Wineries

ANCIENT PEAKS WINERY - Amanda Wittstrom Higgins, VP of Operations

DAOU VINEYARDS & WINERY - Maeve Pesquera, Sr. Vice President

CATENA ZAPATA, ARGENTINA

EPOCH ESTATE WINES - Jordan Fiorentini, VP of Winemaking & Vineyards

J. LOHR VINEYARDS & WINES - Cynthia Lohr, Co-Owner, Trade & Brand Advocate

RIVERBENCH WINERY - Clarissa Nagy, Winemaker

Event Emcee’s

Cara Crye - CEO, Farm Supply Co.

Gina Fitzpatrick - CEO, Paso Robles Chamber of Commerce