Join Lizzy Butler, a resident expert in all things Chilean & Argentina, as we explore the wines of South America. Lizzy has selected four exceptional wines to show the uniqueness and excellence of wines from both Chile & Argentina. She will talk about the nuances of grape growing within the South American wine regions, as well as some of the history of the most prominent families in the regions.
Lizzy herself has worked for the Catena family & Vina Mayu while living and exploring the region. She has been the South American wine specialist for Vine Connections for the last 8 years, teaching and now shares her expertise and experiences with you.
Each class will be hosted at The Vault Garden (Outdoors) located at 555 California St.
- 5-course dinner prepared by Chef Jason Halverson of The Vault Garden
- Educational Class Led by Lizzy Butler, South American Wine Specialist for Vine Connections.
- 4 Wines she would classify as "hidden gems" of South America
ASPARAGUS & AVOCADO CARPACCIO
Goat Cheese, Tarragon, Spring Onion
2019 Amayna Sauvignon Blanc
San Antonio, Chile
P O R K PÂT É
Shaved Ham, Pickled Mustard, Stonefruit Jam,
2019 J Bouchon ‘Salvaje’ Pais
ROASTED PORK AGNOLOTTI
Green Garlic, Olive, Pomegranate Reduction
2017 Tikal ‘Natural’ Malbec/Syrah
Uco Valley, Mendoza, Argentina
SLOW ROASTED BEEF SHORTRIB
Maitake Mushroom, Cordyceps Jus
2018 Mendel Cabernet Sauvignon
Lujan de Cuyo, Mendoza, Argentina
SWEET CITRUS DUSTED BEIGNETS
Pistachio, Lemon Curd, Rhubarb Jam