To Italy - With Love, California is a series of three dinners organized by La Dolce Vigna for Poesia Osteria which feature California and Italian wines of the same variety side by side, paired with regional Italian cuisine with a West Coast twist.
Three Courses, Six Wines + Dessert | $100 + tax and gratuity
DATES: January 25 | March 8| April 19
RESERVATIONS: Call Poesia (415) 252-9325 | Seatings available between 6pm - 9pm
MENU FOR MARCH 8TH DINNER
Insalata con gamberetti: gem salad, green goddess dressing, shrimp
Primsovic Friulian White Blend 2011 (Friuli, Italy) + Matthiason Napa Valley White 2011 (Napa, CA)
Crostata dei funghi: mushroom tart with black garlic creme fraiche
Poesia staff member Federico's Dolcetto 2015 (Piedmont, Italy) + Cadle Family Vineyards Dolcetto 2015 (Chalk Hill, Sonoma, CA)
Agnello arrosto con fregola sarda e melanzane: roasted leg of lamb with fregola sarda and smoky eggplant
Podere 29 Primitivo 2014 (Apuglia, Italy) + Primrose Primitivo 2015 (Green Valley, Solano, CA)
Budino al cioccolato: chocolate pudding with whipped meringue and candied almonds
...with a special after dinner surprise!