RCA Chicagoland Region Event: Women in Champagne Seminar and Dinner

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Join the RCA Chicagoland region for a festive event to celebrate the holiday season at Heritage Restaurant and Caviar Bar. Historian and champagne lover Ellie Anderson will give a presentation on Women in Champagne. The presentation focuses on four women, historical and current, who have had a profound impact on the Champagne industry by way of the houses of Veuve Clicquot, Pommery, Bollinger and Ayala.

The presentation is enhanced by a four-course dinner featuring the wines of these famous Champagne estates paired with dishes inspired by women who have influenced the cuisine of Sous Chef Nikolai Dhillon.

First Course
Inspiration: Sharon Dhillon
Country Style Pork and Chicken Liver Terrine
Trout Roe, Habanero Vinegar Gastrique, Fermented Tomato Gel, Bacon Crisp
Veuve Clicquot Gold Label 2012

Second Course
Inspiration: Ashley Centauro
Foie Gras Agnolotti
Centauro Red Sauce, Fire Roasted Onion, Breadcrumbs
Pommery Cuvée Louise 2004 Brut Nature

Third Course
Inspiration: Kathryn Dhillon
Grilled Octopus a la Gallega
Confit Potatoes, Uni Aioli, Black Olive Caramel
Bollinger R.D. 2007 Extra Brut

Fourth Course
Inspiration: Grandma Cox
Seedling Farm’s Pear Cobbler
Nutmeg Butter Sauce, Real Mexican Vanilla Bean Ice Cream
Ayala Brut Majuere

Date of Event: December 9 

Time: 6:30pm - 10:30pm 

Venue Name and Address: Heritage Restaurant and Caviar Bar, 2700 W Chicago Ave, Chicago, IL 60622

RCA Member Price: $195

RCA Student Member Price: $195

Non-Member Price: $225

RSVP by: December 3

Thank you to our year-round Regional Program sponsor, ADM.



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