Two titans of Starved Rock Country, the Lone Buffalo and August Hill Winery, are teaming up for a special five-course wine dinner!
This Thursday, October 24th, five of August Hill's best seasonal wines, will be perfectly paired with a delicious five-course meal at The Lone Buffalo's Ottawa restaurant. The Lone Buffalo's executive chef, Matt Mockler, has created a premium one-night only menu for this event, a can't miss for any culinary aficionados visiting the area this week.
Here's a sneak peek at the menu and wine pairings:
Seared Duck Breast w Roasted Broccolini
-Illinois Sparkling Co. Brut Rosé de Saignée
Pickled Beets Arugula Oven Roasted Tomatoes
-August Hill Winery Chardonel
Scallops 3 ways
Grilled, Caviar Mashed
Seared Celery Root Puree
Fried Asian Pickled Cucumbers
-August Hill Winery Vignoles
Lamb Eye Medallion
Thyme Marinated Fingerlings and Brussel Sprouts w/ Crispy Pancetta
-August Hill Winery Norton
Pumpkin Puree Tart
Candied Apples and Cherries
Hand Whipped Southern Comfort Heavy Vanilla Cream
-August Hill Winery Moscato
Best of all, The Lone Buffalo and August Hill will be giving away four tickets to Ottawa's upcoming Wine and Art Walk, held on November 2nd.
The Lone Buffalo
812 La Salle Street
Ottawa, IL 61350