Orin Swift Wine Dinner

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Wine Dinner with Orin Swift Winery from St.Helena, California.
Awarded Top 10 in 2016 for his Machete Cab!
Wednesday April 12th @7 p.m. | $120 per person


Orin Swift Cellars was started by winemaker David Phinney. David has a long history of winemaking at high-end wineries in the Napa Valley including Robeth Mondavi Winery and Whitehall Lane. Robert Parker comments "Dave Phinney is one of the more creative young minds in all of the worlds winedom. He deserves to be commended for the brilliant individuality/singularity of all his efforts. The brilliance of the wines, his creativity, and unparalleled blending talents make his wines highly popular. If you enjoy personality filled wines of considerable character and complexity, you will love these wines."

 

MANNEQUIN 2014 96 pts.

About The Wine:
Blending balanced Chardonnay with a bit of Sauvignon Blanc and Muscat to flesh out the wine and add complexity, resulting in a wine unlike any other. Largely sourced from the Sonoma Coast and Atlas Peak.

Dinner Pairing:
smoked Missouri trout, caviar lime, pecan, sorrel, honey

ABSTRACT 2015 94 pts.

About the Wine:
After fermentation and a couple of months in a barrel, 150 different wine lots were tasted through-Dave searching for the right components for "Abstract". Grapes from Napa, Sonoma, Mendocino, Amador and Eldorado Counties.

Dinner Pairing:
torchon, coffee-cured duck breast, black garlic, luxardo cherry, hominy, shungiku

PAPILLON 2014 95 pts.

About the Wine:
Composed of all five Bordeaux varieties, the goal was to make a stand-alone wine that incorporates all of the majesty of Cabernet Sauvignon with the subtleties of Cabernet Franc and Merlot...and the power of Petit Verdot and Malbec.

Dinner Pairing:
lamb loin, spiced rosemary butter, watercress, almond, potato, coconut

MERCURY HEAD 2014 96pts.

About the Wine:
The Mercury Head Cabernet Sauvignon is a testament that, only with quality grapes, is wine possible. Sourced from the Taplin and Morisoli vineyards in St. Helena and Rutherford as well as hillside Atlas Peak vineyards this wine is incredibly complex with

Dinner Pairing:
beef short rib, smoked sunchoke, cascavel rose, buerre rouge, celery, mustard

PALERMO 2014 91pts.

About the Wine:
The 2014 vintage was made for Cabernet Sauvignon. Featuring lots from all over Napa valley, this wine is quintessential Napa Cab made in the signature of Orin Swift.

Dinner Pairing:
raspberry-black tea gelee, burnt berry jam, fried bucheron, fennel pollen


Please Call 816-800-8821
for reservations!