After The Event: Chardonnay Yum Cha Lunch, David’s Restaurant

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Another Saturday at David’s Yum Cha, another Wine Tasting Event! In case you need reminding, the wine list especially chosen for the day was:

1. 2009 Nine Yards & Counting Chardonnay (Bellarine, VIC)
2. 2007 Serafino Wild Ferment Chardonnay (McLaren Vale, SA)
3. 2010 Leayton Estate Chardonnay (Yarra Valley, VIC)
4. 2010 Byrne Chardonnay (Ballarat, VIC)
5. 2009 Eminence Chardonnay (Central Whitlands, VIC)
6. 2008 Hickinbotham Chardonnay with Aligote (Mornington, VIC)
7. 2010 Krinklewood Chardonnay (Broke, NSW)
8. 2005 Golden Hawk “Black Label” Chardonnay by Andraos Bros (Sunbury, VIC)

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A Shiraz Feast Fit for a King

Your Majesty or Your Highness: You’re cordially invited to a Shiraz Feast Fit for a King.

Shiraz Feast Fit for a King
Get ready to EAT like a king…DRINK like a king…and PARTY like a king.

Where the Shiraz will pour glass after glass, and scrumptious food is served dish after dish.

WHAT: A Shiraz Feast Fit for a King

WHEN: Sunday Lunch, 8th February from 1PM to 4PM

WHERE: Limor’s Middle Eastern Restaurant67 Kooyong Road, Caulfield North VIC 3161

AVAILABILITY: A feast like this will go FAST! Reserve your seat today!

RESERVATIONS: To book, please call 9500 9307

EXCLUSIVE DISCOUNT PRICE: ONLY $75 per person

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On 8th February, you have the opportunity to live like a king.  To feast on a feast. Where an extravagant assortment of Middle Eastern dishes — including hummus, cabbage, breads, salad, calamari, lamb, ribs, chicken, wings, and more — are served one after another for your enjoyment. And to wash down your feast, Top Australian Wines will pour glass after glass — 9 in all —  of their top-shelf varieties of Shiraz:

1. 2010 Redman Shiraz (Coonawarra, SA)
2. 2008 Tatiarra Culled Barrel Shiraz (Heathcote, VIC)
3. 2012 Monichino Shiraz (Central VIC)
4. 2010 Kooky Village Shiraz (Barossa, SA)
5. 2010 Ladies Who Shoot Their Lunch Shiraz (Strathbogie Ranges, VIC)
6. 2010 Zeppelin Shiraz (Barossa, VIC)
7. 2012 Shinas Estate “The Guilty” Shiraz (Mildura, VIC)
8. 2012 Paul Osicka Shiraz (Heathcote, VIC)
9. 2009 Vinrock Shiraz (McLaren Vale, SA)

While attire is casual, you are welcome to wear a king or queen’s crown. The food menu is as follows:

First Course
Hummus, Tahini, Eggplant, Coleslaw, Red Cabbage, Oriental Salad, Falafel Balls and Pita Bread.

It’s awfully tempting to feast on these delicious and authentic Middle Eastern starters. But it only gets better from here!

Enjoy two varieties of our flavour-forward Shiraz wines.

Second Course
Calamari — Tender baby squid always expertly fried to perfection.
These taste-of-the-sea morsels pair perfectly with a selection of fine Shiraz wines.

Hope you emptied your glass! We pour two more glasses of some of our best Shiraz.

Third Course

Lamb Shashlick, Chicken Shashlick, Kebabs, Spring Lamb Cutlets, Sausages, Ribs, Wings, Chicken Ribs, Garden Salad, French Fries and more!
This is where the real feast begins! An assortment of mouth-watering flavours all your subjects will love.

With all of the tempting Middle Eastern meats and sides, we can’t think of leaving your glass empty.
Two more Shiraz wines — a couple of our best — coming your way.

Fourth Course
Your choice of freshly brewed tea or coffee.
A perfect end to a perfect feast.
As you finish your feast, we entice you with two more tastes of Top Australian Wines Shiraz varieties.

How often do you get to enjoy a Feast Fit for a King with several of our top quality Shiraz wines served one after another?
This King’s Feast will go fast — Reserve your seat at the King’s Table today!

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1996 Chris Ringland “Three Rivers” Shiraz vs 1997 Andraos Bros “Grandfather’s Reserve” Shiraz

On November 20, 2010 there was a “wine-off” between two heavyweights at France Soir Restaurant in Toorak in Melbourne.

The contestants were the 1996 Chris Ringland “Three Rivers” Shiraz valued at over $800 vs the 1997 Andraos Bros Grandfather Reserve Shiraz which sells for $700 USD in the Middle East.

The Sommelier at the time agreed with us that Andraos Bros was the better wine.

His words were “This wine reminds me of the old school wine from the North of Cotes du Rhone. I love it”

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After the Event: Pinot Noir Yum Cha Lunch, David’s Restaurant, 8th November

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Wine Tasting Events returned to David’s Restaurant last Saturday for our Pinot Noir Yum Cha event. To refresh your memory, the wines picked to accompany the meals served on the day were:

  1. 2013 Trentham Estate Pinot Noir (Murray Darling, NSW)
  2. 2013 Mt McLeod Pinot Noir (Gippsland, VIC)
  3. 2013 Diemersfontain Pinotage (South Africa)
  4. 2013 Domaine Du Salvard “Unique” Pinot Noir (France)
  5. 2010 Byron Pinot Noir (Santa Barbara County, USA)
  6. 2008 Rebellion Pinot Noir (Ballarat, VIC)
  7. 2013 Brown Magpie Pinot Noir (Geelong, VIC)
  8. 2012 3 Drops Pinot Noir (Mt Barker, WA)

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