Foxwoods Resort Casino in Mashantucket, CT will be hosting a food and wine event on August 11th, starting at 5:00 pm, in the Vue 24 restaurant. The wines of Nickel & Nickel Winery will be featured and paired with an exceptional menu provided by VUE 24’s Chef Michael Yaffe.
VUE 24 is located on the 24th floor of Grand Pequot Tower.
Nickel & Nickel Winery, located in Oakville, Napa Valley, exclusively produces 100% varietal single-vineyard wines that best express the distinct personality of each vineyard.
The event will start off with “passed” hors d’oeuvres paired with Veuve Clicqu. First course will be Crabe Bleu: Pan-Fried Soft Shell Blue Crab, Heirloom Tomato, Watermelon, Vidalia Onion, Basil, Cassis Vinaigrette paired with Gérard Bertrand Côte des Roses. Following that will be a second course of Morue Noire: Butter Roasted Black Cod, Smoked Littleneck Clams, Mangalista Jamon, Braised Swiss Chard, Lemon Bercy accompanied by Nickel & Nickel Chardonnay Truchard Vineyard. The entree for the evening will be Veau: Summer Cherry Dusted Veal Ribeye, Melted Onion, Summer Pea Ragout, Cabernet Sauvignon Demi-Glace paired with Nickel & Nickel Cabernet Sauvignon C.C. Ranch. Closing out the event is a dessert of Millefeuille de Fruit Rouges: Caramelized Puff Pastry, Lemon Madeleine, Vanilla Cream, and Mixed Summer Berries with Dolce Winery Late Harvest.
The cost is $155 per person, not including tax or gratuity
For reservations call: 800-369-9663.