Sun Singer Artisanal Beverage Night
By Jeffrey Topping
Come join me at Sun Singer Wine & Spirits for a wonderful night of wine, food, and SCOTCH. Wild Scotsman will be the only vendor of Scotch Whisky.
Thursday, April 29, 2010
5:00 – 8:00pm / 8:15pm Sparkling Reception & Dinner
$25 in advance
$30 at the door
$100 Tasting and Italian Dinner package
More than a wine tasting, it’s a SPECIAL ARTISANAL BEVERAGE EVENT to benefit WILL Illinois Public Media. Come to the Champaign Country Club Ballroom to taste dozens of International wines and enjoy some of the region’s finest craft beers and spirits, all in the company of knowledgeable industry representatives. Best of all, you can purchase any item by the bottle or by the case with special discounts the night of the tasting. Business casual required for tasting and dinner.
Immediately following the beverage tasting event, join us for an exclusive ITALIAN WINE DINNER at the Champaign Country Club. Special guest Daniel Parrott of Small Vineyards Imports and former sommelier at Windows on the World will present five estate-grown Italian wines with insights on pairing food and wine. Dinner which begins with a sparkling reception at 8:15pm is designed to showcase the featured Italian wines and is prepared by Champaign Country Club’s executive chef Doug Richter. A limited number of $100 tickets are available for the tasting and dinner package. Tickets are available at Sun Singer Wines or by calling WILL at 217-333-7300.
ITALIAN WINE DINNER PACKAGE
Champaign Country Club
8:15pm Sparkling Reception & Wine Dinner
$100/person includes Artisanal Tasting and Dinner
**Trevisol Prosecco Extra Dry
Crab Cake Salad: baby lettuce, micro greens, mango salsa, and a pineapple vinaigrette
**Le Rote Vernaccia di San Gimignano 2007
Wild Mushroom Raviolis: rapini, ricotta, parmegiano reggiano, sun-dried tomato butter sauce
**Perazzeta Sara Toscana Rosso 2008
Lamb Mixed Grill: chops,tenderloin, sausage, rosemary jus, butternutsquash, sun chokes, sweet peas and goat cheese polenta
**Antonio Sanguineti Nessun Dorma 2006, Super Tuscan
Chocolate Fig Torte
**Giuseppe Lonardi Valpolicella Ripasso Superiore 2006