A trio of wine dinners will be pouring in Denver this evening
Helen Keplinger, of Keplinger Wines, will be the guest of honor at Jax in Glendale this evening.
From Keplinger Wines Facebook page
Wine lovers have several opportunities to taste some great wines paired with multi-course menus tonight, when Denver restaurants will host three wine dinners, each featuring a different kind of wine. See also: Wine dinners, beer dinners and free smoothies on this week's culinary calendar
Jax Glendale is hosting a dinner tonight with Helen Keplinger, Food & Wine's 2012 Winemaker of the Year and a Wine Spectator "Rising Star Winemaker," who will give guests a rare opportunity to taste some of her very limited California wines (only around 250 cases are made). Keplinger's small-production, Rhone varietal wines will be paired with a five-course meal featuring such dishes as foie gras pate and abalone. The dinner starts at 6:30 p.m. and is priced at $125; make a reservation by calling 303-756-6449.
Infinite Monkey Theorem will be the guest of honor at a special wine dinner at Lala's Wine Bar and Pizzeria; the four-course meal will feature pairings from Infinite Monkey Theorem and winemaker Ben Parsons. This evening's event starts with a cocktail reception at 4:30 p.m., followed by dinner at 6:30. Tickets are $45; call 303-861-9463 to make reservations.
And Arugula Bar e Ristorante will be hosting its own wine dinner at 6:30 p.m. tonight.The five-course meal will highlight Seghesio Family Wines of Sonoma, and will be prepared using almost all-local products. Tickets are $50 and wine pairings are an additional $32. Call 303-443-5100 or visit arugularistorante.com for the menu and more information.
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