Great Wines of South America - Wine Tasting & Food Pairing Evening
Great Wines of South America is the theme for the next Wine Tasting and Food Pairing Evening at BLEND Bistro & Wine Bar, Asoke - And we have 4 high quality, AWARD-WINNING wines for you. Firstly: - 2 Multi-Award Winning Wines from Bodega Garzon in Uruguay, who were also awarded 'New World Winery of the Year 2018' by Wine Enthusiast Magazine. And: - 1 Wine each from Argentina and Chile that have been awarded 92 points+ every year since 2012 by Wine Spectator and James Suckling respectively. Last but not Least!: - Owner Laurent's specially chosen and prepared 7 course menu! Reservations are highly recommended as our Wine Tasting events are always very popular. Full Details of the wines and the menu are detailed below:
BODEGA GARZON ALBARIÑO SINGLE VINEYARD 2017 URUGUAY 100% ALBARIÑO GRAPE Straw gold in colour, this Albariño is fresh and vibrant and presents tropical fruits with subtle notes in the nose. In the mouth, it expresses a round and fresh body, with saline and mineral rich undertones, which make it a wine with a marked sense of terroir.
BODEGA GARZON TANNAT RESERVE 2016 URUGUAY 100% TANNAT GRAPE A juicy, full-bodied wine. Rich purple in colour with very fresh aromas, reminiscent of red and black fruits such as plums and raspberries, with a delicate spicy nose. In the mouth, it presents a strong personality. Its mature tannins and minerality transform it into a wine with great soil identity.
CATENA ALTA MALBEC ARGENTINA 100% MALBEC GRAPE Deep violet in color with indigo highlights. Aromas of ripe red and black berry fruits with notes of violets and lavender. Full-bodied, concentrated and rich on the palate with soft, sweet tannins and a silky structure.
CALITERRA TRIBUTO EDICION LIMITADA 'A' CHILE 60% CARMENERE, 40% MALBEC Deep cherry - red colour with bluish nuances. Fresh aromas of forest fruits stand out on the nose along with spicy notes, black pepper, and tobacco leaf, complemented by elegant notes of coffee.
LAURENTS SPECIALLY SELECTED AND PREPARED 7 COURSE MENU - Designed to perfectly compliment the 4 wines presented. - Peruvian Ceviche - Citrus Prawn Salad - Sautéed Squid - Chorizo Empanadas - Beef & Sausage Skewer - Lamb Stew - Cheese with Toasted Countryside Bread 1300 Baht++ Per Person, Wines & 7 Course Menu Our wine tasting evenings are always popular, so... Reservations are Highly Recommended Tel: 02 163 4303