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Lockwood Partners With Napa Station Winery For A One-Time Only Tasting Adventure

June 6th, 2011

Wine Director Sasa Sinanagic will lead the experience for willing Oenophiles

(CHICAGO; June 6, 2011) — Lockwood Restaurant will turn into a wine-lovers nirvana on Tuesday, June 14, 2011, when the culinary team joins forces with leading Napa Valley winery Napa Station for a contemporary farm-to-table tasting experience in the heart of Chicago. Showcasing premium, sustainably-farmed wines produced in California, flavor profiles of the highlighted vintages will complement the fresh menu prepared by Lockwood Executive Chef  Gregory Elliott.

Hosted by Wine Director Sasa Sinanagic, the evening will begin at 7 p.m., and will allow guests to taste a series of red and white wines paired perfectly with market fresh cuisine such as:

  • Starter Course: Amuse Bouche
  • First Course: Chilled English Pea Soup with radishes, rhubarb and lavender; paired with 2008 Sauvignon Blanc
  • Second Course: Alaskan Halibut with artichokes, grilled apricot and ham hock; paired with 2007 Chardonnay
  • Third Course: Pinn Oak Ridge Rack of Lamb with farro, smoked onion and Michigan cherries; paired with 2008 Merlot
  • Fourth Course: “Barely Buzzed” Cheese with espresso rub, nicoise olives, fruit and nut bread; paired with 2007 Cabernet Sauvignon

Reservations are strongly recommended and can be made by calling Lockwood at 312.917.3404 or online at www.lockwoodrestaurant.com. Ticket prices are $75 per person.

Lockwood is open from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. Sunday through Thursday, and from 5 p.m. to 11 p.m. on Friday and Saturday. Breakfast is served from 6:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. and lunch is served from 11 a.m. to 2 p.m. Sunday through Saturday. All major credit cards are accepted. For reservations, please call 312.917.3404 or visit www.lockwoodrestaurant.com for more information.

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