Experience innovative cuisine crafted by hidden gem chefs around the Bay Area at Handwritten’s new Supper Club event series!
Handwritten Wines, a renowned boutique winery based in Yountville in the heart of Napa Valley, began its Supper Club Series on March 25th. The event initiated Handwritten Winery’s quest to entertain guests with celebrations of innovative cuisine by local chefs combined with beautifully handcrafted wines from their Winery.
Handwritten Wines’ Mission for creating the Supper Club Series is to “organize occasional ‘pop-up restaurant’ events at our Yountville tasting room that highlight the culinary talents of these amazing chefs complemented with our beautiful wines.”
2022’s First Supper Club Series Event
Handwritten’s first 2022 Supper Club installment featured a three-course meal created by Chef Shannon Kelly, owner of Oakville Avenue Catering in St Helena. His wife Christina, a noted pastry chef, crafted the dessert, a perfect final act for this wonderful dining experience.
Before seating, guests were treated to beautifully prepared hors d’ouevres and Reliée Cuvée Champagne in anticipation of the main feast.
Hors d’oeuvres included:
Ricotta Dumplings, Asparagus, & Green Garlic
Sesame Tuna Poke Cone with Lemon Aioli
Tea-Smoked Duck on Ginger & Kimchi Pancake with Siracha Mayo & Micro Cilantro
The Main Event!!!
With guests seated and ready for dinner, the first course consisted of a beautiful salad consisting of Beet & Citrus Carpaccio with Wild Arugula, Skyhill Goat Cheese, and Citrus Vinaigrette, Sunflower Seeds, Pickled Shallots, & Italian Orange Oil.
Boneless Sterling Beef Short Rib with Caramelized Spring baby Vegetables & Olive Oil Mashed Potatoes
To round out a beautiful dining experience, Patisserie Christina presented the dessert, a Chocolate Budino with Vanilla Bean Gelato, Candied Almonds, and Cherry Compote.
Throughout the event, guests enjoyed any of three nicely paired high-end Cabernet Sauvignon wines by Handwritten Wines, a renowned boutique winery. The offerings were their 2013 Carneros Cabernet Sauvignon, 2010 Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon, and 2018 Yountville Cabernet Sauvignon.
Handwritten Wines NEXT SUPPER CLUB EVENT!: Friday, May 20, 2022
The food magic for the next Handwritten Wines Supper Club event will be spun by the chefs at Blossom Catering, an elite custom catering company headquartered in Napa. Driven by a flair for innovation and a passion for creating great food, the professionals at Blossom strive to create lasting memories of a delightful dining experience.
To begin Handwritten’s May 20th Supper Club Series event, lucky guests will enjoy a glass of Reliée Cuvée Champagne plus a selection of passed Canapes. These pre-dinner delights will consist of a Goat Cheese Tartlet with seasonal preserve and Smoked Brisket with pear and cranberry mostarda.
Once the guests are seated and ready, the guests will be treated to a salad consisting of Winter Carrot Salad with candied pecans, local greens, and hazelnut
The Entree will follow, a Seared Liberty Farms Duck Breast with honey-verjus glaze, mixed greens, and pommes anna.
And, to cap this tasteful presentation nicely, the dessert will consist of a Passion Fruit Meringue Tart with macerated berries
(Handwritten Wines professionals are currently working on the list of wines that pair well with these offerings.)
Visit Handwritten Wines
To learn about Handwritten Wines Member Circle benefits, wine selections, and upcoming events, visit the website of this quality-minded boutique winery that features high-end Cabernet Sauvignons and other beautifully crafted varietals.
At their Yountville Tasting Room, Handwritten Wines offers a trio of educational and entertaining wine tasting experiences. You may reserve your place at one of the events by completing the Tok reservation pop-up on the website.
If you need further assistance with making your reservation to sample Handwritten’s high-end Cabernet Sauvignons or other excellent varietals, call +1-707-944-8524.