Fontainbleau Miami Beach Launches Cellar 1954 Wine & Dinner Series For 2015
Scarpetta To Host First Dinner with Giacomo Borgogno e Figli Wines, Sunday January 25

Miami Beach, Fla. – Paying homage to Fontainebleau Miami Beach’s opening in 1954, Cellar 1954 Wine & Dinner Series is a monthly event that pairs the world’s most prestigious wines and winemakers with the award-winning cuisine of Fontainebleau Miami Beach’s signature dining destinations. The 2015 line-up features exclusive pairings at the hotel’s acclaimed signature restaurants with vintners from Italy, Spain, California and Australia.

This year’s series kicks off at Scarpetta, the hotel’s award-winning Italian restaurant on Sunday, January 25. Diners will enjoy a decadent four-course menu prepared by chef de cuisine Marlon Rambaran complimented by hand-selected Giacomo Borgogno e Figli wines from the Piedmont region of Italy. Each of the four courses will be paired with a different varietal from the prestigious label. Priced at $215 per person, excluding tax and gratuity, the luxurious evening will begin at 7:30 p.m. in the restaurant’s private dining room. The menu, with wine pairings, follows:

 

GUINEA HEN GALANTINE

House Pancetta, Fine Herbs, Game Vinaigrette

2012 Borgogno Barbera Superior

 

GRILLED DIVER SCALLOP

Cauliflower, Romanesco, Braised Celery, Pine Nut Gremolata

2005 Borgogno Barolo

 

SHORT RIB AND BONE MARROW AGNOLOTTI

Horseradish, Breadcrumbs, Brown Butter

1988 Borgogno Barolo Riserva

 

COLORADO LAMB

Phyllo, Wild Mushrooms, Tomato, Thyme Reduction

1982 Borgogno Barolo Riserva

Additional upcoming dinners include:

§  February 4, 2015 – Bodegas Palacios Redondo – Rioja, Spain at StripSteak by Michael Mina

§  March 17, 2015 – Adobe Road Winery – Sonoma, California at Michael Mina 74

§  May 28, 2015 – Penfolds – Australia at StripSteak by Michael Mina

 

For questions, please call 877.326.7412. Reservations are required and can be made by visiting www.Fontainebleau.com/ cellar1954.

Fontainebleau Miami Beach is located at 4441 Collins Avenue, on Miami Beach, FL 33140.

 

About Fontainebleau Miami Beach

A spectacular blend of Golden Era glamour and modern luxury, Fontainebleau Miami Beach merges striking design, contemporary art, music, fashion and history into a vibrant guest experience. A revered landmark and symbol of style and sophistication since its opening in 1954, Fontainebleau Miami Beach boasts 1,504 guestrooms and suites appointed with lavish amenities and iMacs; the world-renowned LIV™ Nightclub, 12 restaurants and lounges including two restaurants from Chef Michael Mina – StripSteak and Michael Mina 74; two AAA Four Diamond signature restaurants, Scarpetta and Hakkasan; the 40,000-square-foot Lapis spa with mineral-rich water therapies and invigorating treatments; a dramatic oceanfront pool-scape offering lush cabanas; and is home to BleauLive, the innovative concert series that combines intimate performances with memorable weekend escapes.

 

For general information or accommodations at Fontainebleau Miami Beach, visit www.fontainebleau.com or call 1.877.512.8002.