OCTOBER 22, 7PM
Join us for Sparkle's five-course dinner on Saturday, Oct. 22 from 7-9pm featuring five different award-winning sparkling wines from the Leelanau Peninsula's L. Mawby Vineyards. Our chefs worked closely with Larry Mawby, who has been making the L. Mawby traditional method sparkling wines since the first sparkling wine in 1984, to create this special menu.
The night will include a tasting of signature sparkling wines, including L. Mawby's Talismon, which recently won a gold medal at the 2016 Tasters' Guild Wine Competition, Tradition, and Consort, as well as M. Lawrence's green, and Detroit.
The winery's Elm Valley location in Suttons Bay, MI, was established 1976, and today boasts 20 acres of vines, including pinot noir, vignoles, pinot gris, regent, riesling, chardonnay and pinot meunier varieties. L. Mawby sources grapes for M.Lawrence from Leelanau Peninsula, southwest Michigan and California.
Polenta Cake, Pork Belly Crisp, Sweet Corn Relish, Reggianno
Strikingly Aromatic, Aromas of Toast, Moderately Full Bodied & Deeply Flavored
Blended Gazpacho, Aromatic, Shrimp
Tropical Fruit Aromas, Light Bodied, Crisp Refreshing Finish
Blood Orange Sorbet Intermezzo
Ripe Fruit Scents, Mouth-filling Fruit & Toast Flavors, Soft & Yummy
Butternut Squash Gnocchi, Roast Duck, Maple-Sage Gastrique
Aromas & Flavors of Ripe Pinot, Apple Chardonnay Flavors Linger on the Palate, Clean, Crisp Finish
Macerated Black Cherry & Hazelnut Ganache
Full Floral Aromas, Rich Sweet Fruit Flavors, Sweet, but not Cloying Finish