Submitted by Westport Winery
Westport Winery Garden Resort will present A Five-Course Winemaker’s Dinner on New Year’s Eve Monday, December 31, at 6:00 p.m. Director of Winemaking Dana Roberts and the rest of the Roberts family will host this relaxed evening of conversation, food, and fine wine.
The menu focuses on including the winery’s exotic selection of infused olive oils and balsamic vinegar. Each course will be paired with one of their award-winning wines as follows:
Nectarine Crostini with Prosciutto and Whipped Goat Cheese
Fleur de Lis Pinot Gris
Spinach with Caramelized Pear, Cumin Maple Pecans and Bleu Cheese with Pear and Tuscan Herb Vinaigrette
Boom Runner Rosé of Pinot Noir
Côtes du Rhône Red Onion Soup with Cheese Toasts
Swimmer Petite Sirah
Bourbon and Blood Orange Glazed Pork Loin with Caramel Apple Stuffing
Bacon and Sriracha Roasted Brussel Sprouts
Cranberry and Pomegranate Wild Rice
Rapture of the Deep Sparkling Cranberry
Barrel Aged Balsamic Strawberries with Chantilly Cream and Basil Chiffonade on Pâte Feuilletée
Maritime Sparkling Riesling
The price to attend this event is $40 per person for those who do not wish to have wine included with their dinner. The price for those who wish to have wine included with each course of their meal is $55 per person. The gratuity is included in both options. Reservations are required and can be made by calling 360-648-2224. We do not accept online reservations.
The Sea Glass Grill at Westport Winery Garden Resort was voted #2 winery restaurant in the nation in 2017 by USA Today. In 2016 Westport Winery was honored as one of the top twenty most-admired wineries in North America by Winery & Vineyard Management Magazine. It was named 2011 Washington Winery to Watch by Wine Press Northwest. They have been voted Best Winery by King 5 Evening Magazine seven times. They were named the Best Washington Family Business Silver Medal winners in 2012 by Seattle Business Magazine. They received the Grays Harbor Environmental Stewardship Award in 2015, and were name Best Winery, Best Wine Shop, and Best Boutique Winery for 2016 by South Sound Magazine.
Family-friendly Westport Winery Garden Resort is located on the corner of Highway 105 and South Arbor Road halfway between Aberdeen and Westport. The resort (including the restaurant, bakery, plant nursery and 15-acre display garden) is open daily or breakfast, lunch, and dinner from 8:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Westport Winery Seaside is located at 810 Broadway. The Oregon tasting room is open daily from 11:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m. For more information or reservations call 360-648-2224.