Banfi Wine Dinner at L'Anima

For one night only, Square Meal readers have the chance to sample some of the best Italian food and wine thanks to L’Anima restaurant and top Tuscan estate Castello Banfi.

L’Anima, just a few minutes’ walk from Liverpool Street, will host the event on 6th April at 7pm. The evening will start with a glass of Banfi Brut NV & a canapé reception. At the dinner, each course will be matched with wine from Castello Banfi.

Banfi is located in the stunning Brunello region of Tuscany, and produces a wide range of wines from Italian grapes such as Sangiovese and Moscadello, but also from international varieties such as Cabernet Sauvignon and Syrah.

L’Anima is the world-class restaurant headed by Calabrian chef Francesco Mazzei, and took the BMW Square Meal Best New Restaurant crown in 2008.

The tasting menu will include:

  • Spicy crab and tomato water
    San Angelo 2010 Pinot Grigio, Castello Banfi
  • Stracciatella black truffle tortelli with roasted hazelnuts & brown butter
    Belnero 2007 IGT Toscana, Castello Banfi
  • Salt-crusted seabass
    Fontanelle 2009 Chardonnay, Castello Banfi
  • Rabbit Siciliana
    Poggio All'Oro 1995 Brunello di Montalcino Riserva, Castello Banfi
  • Mandarin semifreddo with chocolate and chilli sauce
    Florus 2009 Moscadello di Montalcino, Castello Banfi
  • Coffees, teas and petits fours

Tickets are sure to sell out quickly, so book yours by phoning 020 7422 7000 & quoting 'SquareMeal's Banfi wine dinner'.