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Heitz Cellar Wine Dinner

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Houston Galleria

5839 Westheimer Rd
Houston, TX 77057

Date: November 7, 2018

Time: 7:00pm

Event Type: Wine Dinner

Price: $225 per Guest Plus tax and gratuity

Daniel Vu

Daniel Vu

Though classically trained as a violinist and an operatic tenor, Daniel Vu ultimately left music behind to pursue his passion for wine. He earned an MBA in the marketing and management of wine and spirits at INSEEC in Bordeaux. His first internship led to a role at VINEXPO, a wine industry exhibition company.

In 2007, an opportunity arose to become the Export Manager of a company he had long admired, Moët-Hennessey in Napa Valley. Daniel gained further experience as Riedel’s Director of West Coast Wineries before joining Heitz Cellar in 2011.

In his role as National Sales Manager, Daniel develops business and customer relationships throughout the country, managing Heitz Cellar’s distributorship with wholesale partners.

Daniel feels honored to be part of this legendary winery’s team. “Heitz is one of the wineries that still stands tall and shines bright as a historic Napa Valley legacy. It’s a piece of Napa’s history.”

Heitz Cellar is undeniably one of Napa Valley's most iconic and historic wineries. Founded in 1961, Joe Heitz helped define the modern Napa era and its place among California and the world's most prestigious wineries. Join the Galleria wine team and special guest, Daniel Vu, Heitz’s national sales director, as we showcase the diverse lineup including their most renowned wine, Martha's Vineyard. Paired with our world-class chef-crafted fare, this event is sure to be a memorable one!

Hors d'Oeuvres

 Napa Valley Grignolino Rosé 2017

 

First Course

Cold House Smoked Ora King Salmon
caper crème fraîche, dill cracker

 

Napa Valley Chardonnay 2016

Second Course

Crispy Sweetbread
seasonal wild mushroom vol-au-vent

 

"Ink Grade Vineyard" Napa Valley Zinfandel 2013

Third Course

Dry-Aged Colorado Lamb Chop
sweet potato purée, petit arugula, pomegranate jus

 

"Trailside Vineyard" Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon 2002

"Trailside Vineyard" Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon 2012

Fourth Course

Charcoal-Grilled Prime Strip Loin
celery root purée, braised rainbow chard, cabernet demi 

 

"Martha's Vineyard" Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon 2005

"Martha's Vineyard" Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon 2013

Fifth Course

Honey Macadamia Tart 
coffee-cardamom ice cream, honey glacé

 

Ink Grade Port NV

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