On July 30th at 6 p.m., Mora's Fine Wine and Spirts will host a winemaker's dinner with John Levenberg, winemaker at Bedell Cellars and Corey Creek Vineyards at Bliss restaurant in East Setauket.
I've met John on a few occasions and he is a young, energetic winemaker with great, diverse experience. He's also a lot of fun and I'm sure this dinner will be as well. The menu is:
Bay Scallop Risotto
Bedell Cellars “Main Road White” NV
Watermelon and Feta Salad
Corey Creek Vineyards 2006 "Domaine CC" Rose
Roasted Breast of Long Island Duck with White Bean Ragout and Cabernet Franc Reduction
Corey Creek Vineyards 2006 Cabernet Franc
Pot Roast and Pasta Sheet Millefeuille
Bedell Cellars 2005 Merlot and Bedell Cellars 2005 "Taste Red" Meritage
Flourless Chocolate Cake with Raspberry Glaze
Bedell Cellars Raspberry Dessert Wine
Seating is limited to 50. Price per person is $79.99 + tax which covers everything. Reservations must be prepaid. Sign up at www.moraswine.com.