Planeta Wine-Tasting Dinner

On Tuesday 7 March Francesca Planeta of leading Sicilian winemaker, Planeta, will host a tutored wine tasting and dinner at the historic Crypt (run by the award-winning team from The Bleeding Heart) in Ely Place.

It’s a rare chance to taste six highly acclaimed Planeta wines together, including Santa Cecilia, a red made from Nero d’Avola, which was recently awarded five stars in Decanter’s Best of Italy Tasting. The wines will be accompanied by a five-course meal (see menu below).

The evening begins at 7pm and costs £75 per person.

Tickets are selling fast, so book your seat now by calling 020 7242 8238 or emailing catherine@bleedingheart.co.uk.


THE WINES

La Segreta Bianco 2004
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Cometa 2004
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Cerasuolo di Vittoria 2004
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Merlot 2003
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Syrah 2002
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Marsala 1994 - Terre Arse


THE MENU

Marinated fillet of red mullet in white wine and extra-virgin olive oil
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Mussel and gnocchi fricassée with tomato confit and lemon sauce
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Roast suckling pig with Cerasuolo di Vittoria wine and rosemary jus
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Pecorino with spicy green salad
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Tiramisu grande