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Wine Tasting - Girasole, The Plains, VA - Michael Downey

Patio Wine Tasting

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Sunday, June 22nd, 3 – 5 pm

Hosted by Max Evans of Michael Downey Wines
Cost: $35 per person

Featuring the Following
Wines & Light Antipasti

Scacciadiavole Brut Rose NV
Scacciadiavoli Grechetto
Santa Barbara Verdicchio
St. Pauls Muller Thurgau
Dal Maso Gambellara “Ca Fischele”
Zuc di Volpe Pinot Grigio
Santa Barbara Rosso Piceno
D&N Primativo
Dal Maso Cabernet
Dal Maso Cabernet “Montebelvedere”
Castello dei Rampolla Chianti Classico
Degani Valpolicella Ripasso “Cicilio”
Degani Amarone Classico
Andrea Oberto Barolo
Orsolani Passio “Sule”

Father's Day Wine Dinner - Girasole, The Plains, Virginia - Tacchino Winery

Father’s Day Trattoria Dinner

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Sunday, June 15th

Dinner hosted by Romina Tacchino of Luigi Tacchino Winery
We hope that you’ll join us on Sunday, June 15th for a memorable Father’s Day Trattoria Dinner hosted by Romina Tacchino of Luigi Tacchino Winery.  This six course,  fixed price dinner will delight everyone in your family. Chef Patierno is planning the following courses and wine pairings:

Tortellini di Salmone con Piselli dell’ Orto
Salmon Tortellini with Fresh Garden Peas and Pea Shoots
Tacchino Gavi  2011
Calamari Ripieni al Liguriano
Grilled Stuffed Ligurian Style Squid
Dolcetto di Ovada 2011
Anatra Brasata con Pappardelle di Castagne
Braised Fields of Athenry Duck with Chestnut Pappardelle
Di Fatto Monferrato Rosso 2008
Ratatouille alla Romana
Ratatouille
Barbera del Monferrato  2011
Ragú di Vitello con Polenta d’Erbe
Veal Ragú with Summer Herb Polenta
Du Riva Dolcetto di Ovada Superiore 2009
Biscotti & Caffè

The cost is $100 per person, exclusive of tax and gratuity.  Reservations are required.  Please contact the restaurant at 540-253-5501 to reserve your table for this exciting event.