On Thursday July 20, 2017, Max’s Oyster Bar hosted the Soter Vineyards Wine Dinner featuring the wine maker himself James Cahill. The dinner featured the work of Chef Hunter Morton and consisted of a five course meal with a reception.
Reception consisted of Fried Green Tomatoes paired with Soter Vineyards Brut Rose Mineral Springs Ranch, Nv, Yambill-Carlton.
The first course consisted of Heirloom Melons served with fig, prosciutto, ricotta, mint and almonds.
The second course consisted of Vadouvan Grilled Shrimp served with Local lemon cucumbers, watermelon, green goddess and pickled mustard seeds.
The third course consisted of Seed Crusted Local Striped Bass served with local squash and roasted tomato bread stew.
The fourth course consisted of Licorice Spiced Hudson Valley Duck Breast served with charred cornbread dressing and cherry lavender jus.
The fifth course consisted of Fried Belltown Hill Orchards Blueberry Ice Cream served with blueberry sauce.
(Published and Produce by Marketing and Communications Intern David Zambuto)