Triple Creek Ranch hosts Merry Edwards Winery for a successful start to the 2014 Vintner Event Series

Triple Creek Ranch and Merry Edwards Winery kicked-off the Spring Vintner Event Series with a most successful weekend from May 8-11, 2014.  On the opening night, Thursday, Merry and Ken met with guests in the rooftop lounge.  The 2012 Russian River Sauvignon Blanc and 2010 Russian River Pinot Noir were poured throughout the event.  On the following night, the Triple Creek Ranch Chefs created a beautiful 5-course menu that was paired with Merry Edwards wines.

Wine Pairing Dinner with Merry Edwards
May 9th, 2014

1st Course

Hawaiian Red Crab and Scallops
Spring Onion Nage, Baby
Radish, Thyme Butter, Mandarin Carmel
Sauvignon Blanc, Russian River Valley, California, 2009

2nd Course

5 Spice Ahi Tuna
Hen of the Woods
Mushrooms, Fava Beans, Roasted Cipolinni Puree, Sesame Cracker, Baby Chervil
Pinot Noir, “Coopersmith”, Russian River Valley, California, 2009

3rd Course

4 Story Farm Hen Breast
Orchetta Pasta, Sautéed
Ramps, Blue Cheese, Pickled Currents, Triple Creek Ranch Chives
Pinot Noir, “Flax Vineyard”, Russian River Valley, California, 2007

4th Course

Grilled Spring Lamb
Parsnip Puree, House
Made Veal Pancetta, Romanesco Cauliflower, Pinot Sauce
Pinot Noir, “Flax Vineyard”, Russian River Valley, California, 2011

5th Course

Guava Sorbet
White Chocolate Sabayon,
Champagne Mint Granita, Cashew Tuile
Late Harvest Sauvignon Blanc, Russian River Valley, 2012

The weekend culminated with a seminar on Saturday Night.  Merry led the “Flight of the Angels” tasting.  The impressive lineup of wines included the 2006 and the 2011 Angel Wing Pinots, and a vertical of Meredith Estate Pinots from 2006-2011.

We were honored to have Merry and Ken with us this past weekend.  The event was a huge success.  We are currently working on dates for another event with Merry in the spring of 2015.