Events / Dinner

Napa Valley Love Story

Sat, February 14, 2015

8:00 PM
The Beard House
Member Price: $155 Public Price: $205 Phone: 212.627.1111
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Alejandro Ayala

Meadowood Napa Valley - St. Helena, CA

This Valentine’s Day, treat that special someone to more than just chocolates and conversation hearts. Estate Chef Alejandro Ayala of luxury hideaway Meadowood Napa Valley celebrates the beloved terroir, creating a menu using produce, flowers and herbs directly from the Meadowood Garden. Enjoy his creations alongside wines from The Napa Valley Reserve, a private club founded by H. William Harlan, whose members share a passion for wine and the way of life that surrounds it.

Menu

  • Hors d’Oeuvre
    • Lobster Arancini with Pimentón and Cilantro 
    • Beef Tartare with Parmesan and Salsa Verde 
    • Foie Gras Tortellini with Short Rib and Black Truffle Consommé 
    • Beets and Raspberries with Bergamot and Chèvre 
    • Squash with Pepitas, Squash Chips, and Crema
    • ​Champagne Krug Grande Cuvée NV 
  • Dinner
    • Amuse Bouche > The Meadowood Garden
    • Smoked Bodega Bay Mussels with Heirloom Potato Chowder, Celery Variations, and Espelette Peppers
    • The Napa Valley Reserve Sauvignon Blanc 2013
    • Dayboat Scallops with Creamed Kale, Black Truffles, and Meyer Lemon
    • Copaín Brosseau Chardonnay 2012
    • Ora King Salmon with Heirloom Lentils, Coriander, and Jamón Ibérico 
    • The Hilt The Vanguard Pinot Noir 2012
    • Liberty Farms Duck with Parsnips, Huckleberries, and Miniature Carrots 
    • The Napa Valley Reserve 2004
    • Rib-Eye Cap with Meadowood and The Napa Valley Reserve Garden Vegetables and Cabernet Essence 
    • The Napa Valley Reserve 2008 
    • Jonata El Alma de Jonata 2009
    • Sweet Bites