AZUR Restaurant & Patio will offer an enlightening dining experience led by chef Jeremy Ashby and Locations Wine Tuesday, April 14 at 7 p.m. Influenced by unique flavors around the world, Locations creates one-of-kind, well-crafted wines by finding the best vineyards from a given country or location and utilizing customwinemaking techniques. The Locations wine dinner will feature wine developed in Spain, Italy, Argentina and France and complemented by four culturally-infused dishes by chef Jeremy Ashby. Each course will highlight the distinct flavors of the chosen wine for a dynamic pairing. The cost is $55 per person, plus tax and gratuity. For more information or to make reservations, call (859) 296-1007.
The Locations wine dinner menu includes:
First Course: Spain
Paprika and potato stuffed shrimp with olive-plum relish, manchego cheese and romesco sauce
Locations E, Spanish red wine
Second Course: Italy
Rosemary and ricotta gnudi with berry mostarda, citrus brown butter and aged balsamico
Locations I, Italian red wine
Third Course: Argentina
Argentinean-style entrana (skirt steak) with a duo of chimichurri, smoky plantain puree, mango salsa and guava barbecue
Locations AR, Argentinian red wine
Fourth Course: France
Ballotine of roasted pheasant with French merguez sausage, mission fig, black tea consommé and quail egg
Locations F, French red wine
About Locations Wine:
Featuring wine from Spain, France, Italy, California and Argentina, Locations Wine is an internationally focused wine company intent on harvesting unique flavors from around the world to craft extraordinary wine. For more information, visit www.locationswine.com.
About AZUR Restaurant & Patio:
With a modern European ambiance, AZUR Restaurant & Patio offers innovative cuisine showcasing organic, sustainable and local ingredients. AZUR is located in Beaumont Centre at 3070 Lakecrest Circle, Suite 550 and is open for lunch and dinner Monday through Saturday from 11 a.m. to 10 p.m. and dinner Sunday 5 to 10 p.m. The restaurant was voted “Best of Lex” in the fine dining category for three consecutive years by Ace Weekly’s reader’s poll. AZUR Restaurant & Patio is the flagship of AZUR Food Group which also includes Brasabana, AZUR Catering, and TV show “Food News and Chews.” For more information, call (859) 296-1007, visit azurrestaurant.com or follow on Facebook and Twitter.