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Morgan Winery Wine Dinner, Feb. 9

Please join us for our first Wine Dinner of the new year on Friday, February 9, when we enjoy three 91 rated Wines and one 93 rated wine from Morgan Winery! For 35 years Dan Morgan Lee has been making great wines from Santa Lucia Highlands and Monterey. Morgan is one of the Central Coast’s most recognizable labels and has been named Winey of the year on three separate occasions.  Vintage Import’s Lee Kuehn will be on hand to host!

MORGAN WINERY

WINE DINNER MENU
Friday, February 9, 2018 – 6:30 PM
With Vintage Import’s Lee Kuehn
Cuisine by Executive Chef Simon DeJohn
$99 – excluding Tax & Gratuities

MORGAN MONTEREY SAUVIGNON BLANC’16

DECONSTRUCTED OYSTER PO’BOY
Orange Panko Crust, Fig-Tomato Relish, Butter Lettuce,
Lingonberry Remoulade, Rustic Flute

MORGAN MONTEREY CHARDONNAY “METALLICO”’15

LOBSTER RAVIOLI CARBONARA
House Made Spinach & Lobster Ravioli, English Peas, crumbled Prosciutto,
Citrus Cream, Sage Pesto, shaved Asiago

MORGAN SANTA LUCIA HIGHLANDS PINOT NOIR “TWELVE CLONES”’15

MORGAN SANTA LUCIA HIGHLANDS PINOT NOIR “DOUBLE L VINEYARD”’15

WILD GAME TRIO
Quail Breast with Caramelized Beet Coulis, Venison Chop with Roast Pepper Demi-Glace, Wild Boar Sausage with Mushroom Veloute, Root Vegetable Puree, Scotch Quail Egg

MORGAN MONTEREY COTES DU CROWS’16

MEDITERRANEAN LAMB RAGOUT
Twenty hour braised Lamb Shank with mixed Olives, Espangole Sauce, Pommes Fondant,
Bone Marrow glazed Onions and Pistachio Mustard

TERRA D’ORO ZINFANDELO PORT

CHOCOLATE GINGERBREAD CRÈME BRULEE
Chocolate Crème, Gingerbread Cookie Crust, Mint Grenache Cherries, crushed Hazelnuts

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Pittsburgh Restaurant Week, Jan. 12 – Jan. 20

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Pittsburgh Restaurant Week,
Jan. 16 – Jan. 13
Preview Evenings, Jan. 12 – 13

Please join us this Friday and Saturday evening (Jan. 12 & 13) as we preview our Restaurant Week Dinner Menu and then Tuesday through Saturday for Restaurant Week offerings for both Lunch and Dinner.  January’s Restaurant Week is the perfect opportunity to leave your home and visit our region’s fantastic dining establishments!

PITTSBURGH RESTAURANT WEEK
DINNER MENU
Friday, January 12, 2018 thru Saturday, January 20, 2018
3 courses for $35.18/with Wine Pairings – $49.18

FIRST COURSE
FOLIE A DEUX SONOMA PINOT NOIR’14 
BRUSSELS SPROUTS SALAD
Cranberry Chevre, Mission Figs, Caramelized Walnuts, crumbled Prosciutto, Chimichurri Vinaigrette

CHATEAU STE. MICHELLE COLUMBIA VALLEY REISLING’13

DUCK WINGS
Asian BBQ Glaze, Peanut Butter Dressing, chopped Peanuts, Shishito Peppers

KIM CRAWFORD MARLBOROUGH SAUVIGNON BLANC’13  

CRAB ARANCINI
Crisp breaded Crab Risotto Balls with Julienne Vegetables & Sriracha Remoulade                                                                                                                                             
SECOND COURSE

CAMBRIDGE CELLARS CENTRAL COAST “LIMITED” CHARDONNAY’15

HAKE ALLA PROVENCAL

Shellfish Provencal, Peanut Potato Medley, Lemon Basil Crème, Sweet Potato Frites
RUTA “22” ARGENTINA MALBEC’16

BERKSHIRE PORK CHOP
Pork Belly Baked Beans, Elote (grilled Corn) Salad, Salsa Verde

COSENTINO LODI “CIGAR” ZINFANDEL’15

SHORT RIB POT PIE
Slowly Braised Beef Short Ribs, crisp Pastry Cup, Natural Jus Reduction,
Winter Root Vegetables, Mustard Beemster Cheese & fresh Herbs

THIRD COURSE
THE CARLTON SMORE
SEASONAL CHEESECAKE
BANANA CRÈME PIE

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PITTSBURGH RESTAURANT WEEK
LUNCH MENU
Tuesday, January 16, 2017 thru Friday, January 19, 2017
3 courses for $20.18/with Wine Pairings – $34.18

FIRST COURSE

TALBOTT MONTEREY “KALI HART” CHARDONNAY’15

CRAB & TOMATO BISQUE

DELOACH CALIFORNIA “LE ROI” PINOT NOIR’14

SHISHITO PEPPERS
Chorizo-Tomato-Corn Cream, crisp Wontons
FOLIE A DEUX SONOMA PINOT NOIR’14 

BRUSSELS SPROUTS SALAD
Cranberry Chevre, Mission Figs, Caramelized Walnuts, crumbled Prosciutto, Chimichurri Vinaigrette

SECOND COURSE

NAPA CELLARS NAPA CHARDONNAY’14

CRAB TOPPED GROUPER
Crab Imperial, Sea Salted Potato Rounds, Romaine Chiffonade, Sriracha Remoulade

PEACHY CANYON PASO ROBLES “CIRQUE DU VIN” SYRAH’14

DUCK PASTA
Seared Duck, Duck Bacon, Giglio Noodles, Walnuts, Pears, Spinach, Tomatoes, Cherry Marsala Cream

STEELE LAKE COUNTY “SHOOTING STAR” CABERNET SAUVIGNON’14

BEEF DUO
Tenderloin of Beef, Short Rib Ravioli, Asparagus, Sauce Bordelaise, Asiago, Italian Herbs  

THIRD COURSE
CAPPUCCINO TORTE
TOLL HOUSE COOKIE SUNDAE
WHISKEY BREAD PUDDING

 

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Amy’s Army, Rare Whiskey Dinner, Jan 5

Amy’s Army, Rare Whiskey Dinner

January 5, 2018 at 6:30 p.m.

$350/person, seating is limited 

Whiskey Cocktail Reception and Hors D’oeuvres

Main Course:

Porterhouse Steak with a Twice Baked Potato Cake, charred Asparagus, Cracked Pepper Demi-Glace and Point Reyes Blue Cheese Cream

Whiskey Flight:

Canadian Club 150th Anniversary, 30 yr, Canada, Release Price $199 – Fragrant and Flavorful with
Butterscotch and Dark Fruit, Velvety smooth with tons of character, Whiskey Advocate 93
Booker’s Rye “Big Time Batch” 136 pf, 13 Yr, USA Release Price $299 – Fantastic stuff from Booker’s. Yep, I’m giving it a rare WOW rating. Unfortunately, Booker’s Rye is quite rare, if you happen to track down a taste, look to the heavens and thank Booker Noe for his foresight some thirteen years ago. Awarded World Whiskey of the year 2016.

Four Roses 2014 Small Batch Barrel Strength, 9-13 yr, USA Release price $129 – expressive sweet and spicy nose I could sniff all day and a flavor that’s a deep pocket of sweet and spiced oak that is tasty tasty tasty. World Whisky Gold Medal, Whiskey Advocate 93

Suntory Hibiki, 17 yr, Japan, Release Price $229 – impressive blend of malt and grain whiskies made
from Suntory’s three distilleries, slowly revealing a clear yet complex equilibrium. WWA Gold Medal
Midleton Barry Crockett Legacy, Ireland, Release Price $249 – The flavor of this extraordinary whiskey is exuberant and rich with undertones of honey, seasoned with cinnamon and vanilla. WWA Gold Medal, ISC Best in Class, Whiskey Advocate 92

Laphroaig Cask Strength, 25 Yr, Scotland, Release Price $499 – Perfect marriage of sherried, oaky
flavors from the Sherry casks and creamy smooth flavors from the bourbon casks. The casks were filled with newly distilled spirit from day one. IWSC Gold Medal

Dessert:

Banana Bread Pudding with House Made Bourbon Apple Ice Cream and Hard Root beer-Caramel Glaze

(All whiskies will be served in Glencairn Glasses)

Each guest will receive a commemorative etched bottle of Laphroaig 10 yr