We’re inviting one of today’s top wine connoisseurs
— YOU —
to decide which wines — which country — WINS!
YOU ARE INVITED: FIRST-EVER “AUSTRALIA Vs. USA” HEAD-TO-HEAD BATTLE AND EXTRAVAGANT 4-COURSE DINNER
WHEN: FRIDAY MAY 3
WHERE: LAMARO’S BAR DINING ROOM, 273-279 Cecil Street, South Melbourne
Savour THIRTEEN premium and original wines… PLUS FOUR delectable courses for ONLY $150.00
Yes, you will savour new tastes.
Yes, you will talk, laugh and have fun.
And yes, you will decide which country — Australia or USA — makes the world’s premier wines.
A Hero’s Welcome
Every guest is served 2005 Peregrine Ridge Winemaker’s Reserve Sparkling Heathcote Shiraz — Gold trophy winner in Australia for 2012
Entrée One: Duo of quail. Half quail prepared with Tempura five spice and refreshing Asian herb salad.
Half quail wrapped in Pancetta and grilled to perfection. Served with luscious cauliflower and grape salsa.
Australia Vs. America
A River of Distinctive Whites
2012 Peel Estate Rose (WA) Vs. 2011 Cypress Vineyard White Zinfandel, California
2011 By Farr Chardonnay (Bannockburn, VIC) Vs. 2010 Benovia Chardonnay Russian River, Sonoma County
Entrée Two: Succulent creations. A flavour-forward Szechuan-spiced roast duck breast.
Palate-cleansing sautéed Asian greens, with soy and lime glaze.
Australia Vs. America
Two Perfect Pinots. Choose your favourite.
2009 The Lakehouse Reserve Pinot Noir (WA) Vs. 2010 Valley of the Moon Sonoma Carneros Pinot Noir
Entrée Three: Dinner reaches a climax. Adobo spiced lamb rump. Black garlic cream. Heirloom carrots. Smoked potato.
Australia Vs. America Grand Finale
One distinctive wine after another… after another…
2010 Diana Madeline Cabernet Sauvignon (Margaret River) Vs. 2009 La Jota Howell Mountain (Napa) Cabernet Sauvignon
2009 First Drop Ebenezer Fat of The Land Shiraz (Barossa) Vs. 2009 Scott Harvey Amador County, Sierra Foothills, Reserve Syrah
2007 David Franz Alternative View “Pirate Strength” Shiraz (Barossa) Vs. 2009 Landmark Steel Plow Syrah, Sonoma Valley
A perfect end to a perfect evening
A selection of the finest local and imported cheeses from Calendar Cheese Company.
After hours of unforgettable tastes and unforgettable conversation,
you and your company decide once and for all: Who crafts the best wine? Australia or USA