The 12th annual fundraising event, which benefits Tampa Theatre’s artistic and educational programs as well as its ongoing restoration, kicks off with an exclusive Wine Pairing Dinner, sponsored by Bank of America. For the first time in Winefest history, dinner will be served on the Theatre’s historic stage, expertly catered by Mise En Place Chef Marty Blitz. Guests will be treated to a delectable five-course meal, expertly paired with wines specific to each dish.
Passed To Guests as They Arrive and Gather
BBQ Duck Rillettes, Sweet Potato Chive Biscuit, Huckleberry Jam
Fava Bean Meyer Lemon Puree, Brioche Toast, Nigella Seeds
Naveran, Cava, Penedes, Spain
Local Chilled Green Tomato Soup, Black eye Pea Virginia Ham, Micro Celery Salad, Salsa Verde Oil
Adelsheim, Pinot Gris, Willamette Valley, Oregon
Whiskey Brined Cold Smoke Trout, Sous Vide Apples, Celery Root, Fennel, Watercress, Walnut Puree, Verjus Vinaigrette
Three Saints, Chardonnay, Santa Maria Valley, California
Seated Third Plate
Roast Beef Tenderloin, Creamy Faro Barley Corn Ragout, Pickled Asparagus,
Chanterelle Mushroom Thyme Jus
Owen Roe `Sharecroppers`, Cabernet Sauvignon, Columbia Valley, Washington
Seated Fourth Plate
Blueberry Upside Down Cake, Passion Fruit Caramel, Lemon Hazelnut Mascarpone
Terres Dorres, Sparkling Gamay, France
Participation is VERY limited. For table sponsorship information, click here or call 813-274-5507.
The Wine Pairing will take place under the stars on Tampa Theatre’s stage.
Threads: Cocktail or business attire.
Free parking for the event will be available at the Franklin Exchange Garage (655 North Franklin Street).
Metered parking is available on the streets surrounding the Theatre, and a paid lot is located at the southwest corner of Zack and Franklin streets.
711 North Franklin Street
Tampa , Florida , 33602
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