The Walkers Arms Events Centre is teaming up with one of the McLaren Vales finest, Zerella Wines to bring you a delicious regional Italian shared dinner festa with 6 matching wines.
Zerella Wines is a relative new comer to the Australian wine landscape. The Zerella family however are not, they have a long and rich history in farming and viticulture. Jim is very proud of his heritage and appreciative of the journey his grandfathers' embarked on. He pays homage to both in our “La Gita” (The Journey) range which celebrates Italian Grape varieties.
Tickets are $99 pp & strictly limited.
Sgroppino with La Gita Moscato & lemon granita
First Stop – ‘Campania’
Sorrento style cannelloni filled with eggplant & fior di latte
Paired Wine: 2018 Zerella Wines La Gita Fiano
Caprese salad of buffalo mozzarella & heirloom tomatoes
Paired Wine: 2017 Zerella Wines La Gita Barbera
Sides: Marinated Olives, Peperonata, Oven-roasted Polenta
Second Stop – ‘Piedmont & Sicily’
Vitello Tonnato - veal carpaccio served with a tuna, caper & anchovy sauce
Paired Wine: 2016 Zerella Wines La Gita Arneis
Caponata - eggplant stewed with tomatoes, olives, pine nuts & raisins
Paired Wine: 2015 Zerella Wines La Gita Nero D’Avola
Sides Schiacciata: Olive Tapenade & Garlic Oil with fresh herbs
Third Stop – ‘Tuscany’
Bistecca alla Fiorentina with Panzanella Salad - Florentine style steak with a salad of bread, tomatoes, onion & basil
Paired Wine: 2014 Zerella Wines La Gita Etrurian Sangiovese
Sides: Roast potatoes with truffle infused olive oil & pecorino
Affogato - espresso coffee, vanilla bean ice cream, with a shot of Frangelico Liqueur