GOODS: Maenam Pairing Chinese New Year To Thai Cuisine & German Wine On Feb. 10
The GOODS from Maenam
Vancouver, BC | What better way to celebrate Vancouver’s diversity than with German wine and Thai cuisine on Chinese New Year? On February 10th, guests are invited to an intimate evening that sees Chef Angus An’s Thai cuisine paired with wines from Selbach-Oster Riesling vineyards. Guests enjoy a chat with sommelier Kurtis Kolt and winemaker Johannes Selbach during this one-night-only multi-course meal. Get all the details and read the menu after the jump…
Since 1660 the Selbach-Oster family has owned 49 acres of vineyards on Germany’s Mosel River. Techniques for handcrafting the family’s Riesling wines have been passed down over several generations to current owner and winemaker Johannes Selbach. Estate vines are carefully pruned and harvested by hand on the steep slopes of the river before being fermented in traditional oak barrels. The result is award-winning wines, known for their complexity, intense mineral quality and crisp finish.
To celebrate Chinese New Year, tickets to this special evening are offered at a lucky $88.88. Only 14 guests will toast their good fortune over a glass of Selbach-Oster, so early ticket purchase is recommended.
DINNER WITH SOMMELIER KURTIS KOLT AND JOHANNES SELBACH
February 10, 2013, 6:30PM
Selbach Riesling 2011
chicken and lobster in golden egg nets
caramelized shredded coconut, kaffir lime leaf, coriander
Selbach-Oster Riesling Halbtrocken 2011
hot and sour tamarind soup of grilled salmon
tom gati plah
coconut cream, earthy tamarind and green mango
Estate Riesling Kabinett 2011
and Zeltinger Schlossberg Riesling Spatlese 2011
sweet pork belly salad
yum moo wang
spiced palm sugar braise, coriander, fried shallots
aromatic curry of roasted duck
geng gari bpet
roasted onions, longons, fried shallots, confit yams
crispy whole tilapia
plah tort nahm jim
green mango and cashew salad, crispy whole fish
Selbach-Oster Riesling Auslese
mango sticky rice
kao niaw muun
classic Thai dessert, with toasted sesame seeds
$88.88 per person, excluding tax and gratuity
To purchase tickets or for more information, please call 604-730-5579 or purchase online.
The cuisine at Maenam is rooted in balancing intense fresh flavours with seasonal ingredients and locally sourced products, while always considering the context within which these dishes would traditionally be enjoyed. Maenam is open seven days a week, from Tuesday to Saturday from 12:00PM to 2:30PM, Monday to Sunday from 5:00PM to 10:45PM, and late night on Friday and Saturday from 10:45PM to 1:00AM. For more information or to make a reservation please visit www.maenam.ca.
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