Duckhorn Vineyards

     Thursday May 21, 2020

Reservations Closed
Course Pairing / Description Wine
Hors D’oeuvres Onion and Bacon Dip Canape; Ahi Tuna Tartare in Chinese Spoon
This vibrant Sauvignon Blanc begins with enticing aromas of lemongrass, lychee, passionfruit, melon and pineapple, followed by hints of white nectarine and lime. On the juicy palate, a subtle viscosity is perfectly balanced by refreshing acidity that adds precision to the citrus and tropical fruit flavors, while driving the wine to a bright, zesty finish. 95 Points, Wine Review Online.
Duckhorn Napa Valley Sauvignon Blanc 2018
Salad Course Watermelon Radish Salad with Mixed Sprouts, Grilled Stone Fruit and Crispy Prosciutto
The fantastic 2017 growing season yielded an intense and complex expression of Napa Valley Chardonnay, with alluring aromas of nectarine, yellow plum, pineapple upsidedown cake and sweet spices. On the palate, zesty acidity and an underlying silkiness add depth and nuance, with French oak-inspired hints of vanilla, sweet dough and clove framing the generous fruit. 91 Points, Wine Advocate.
Duckhorn Napa Valley Chardonnay 2017
Poultry Course Pan Seared Duck Breast, Wild Mushroom Ragu, Cherry Demi-Glace Over Rice Cake
Combining the lush fruit of our warmer estate vineyards with the rustic elegance of grapes from the cooler “deep end” of the valley, this wine offers a beautifully complete expression of Anderson Valley Pinot Noir. On the palate, lively flavors of wild strawberry and cherry are in perfect harmony, with terroir-driven hints of saddle leather, anise, pennyroyal and wild mushrooms, as well as notes of confectionary spices and vanilla from aging in the finest French oak. 92 Points, Wine Spectator.
Goldeneye Anderson Valley Pinot Noir 2016
Lamb Course Five Spice Lamb Chops, Rainbow Roasted Carrot, Roasted Red Pepper Gastrique Over String Potatoes
A classic expression of Napa Valley Merlot, this wine offers alluring aromas of lush cherry, raspberry, cocoa and freshly baked pie crust. The cherry and raspberry notes are echoed on the silky palate, where fine-grained tannins and flavors of ripe plum, blueberry, licorice and subtle baking spice draw the wine to a long, elegant finish. 92 Points, James Suckling.
Duckhorn Napa Valley Merlot 2017
Dessert Course Flourless Chocolate Tort and Coffee Sauce
Rich, luxurious and complex, this wine begins with alluring aromas of ripe cherry, red currant, cranberry and blueberry, along with sophisticated notes of sandalwood, clove, anise and black tea. On the palate, smooth, silky tannins underscore the lush black cherry and currant flavors, with hints of chocolate, spice and cracked pepper adding depth and nuance to the long, flowing finish. 91 Points, James Suckling (2016 Vintage).
Paraduxx Proprietary Napa Valley Red Wine 2017