R5 Wining and Dining

California Winemaker Dinner

Where: Plates
121 Myrtle Blvd, Larchmont
When: Thursday, November 6; 7:00pm
What: Winemaker Gideon Bienstock, whose Clos Saron winery features 4,500 wines, will be making an appearance at Plates. Taste Syrah Cuvees, Cabernet Sauvignon, and Viognier alongside a four-course meal prepared by Chef Matthew Karp. A Q&A will follow.
Cost: $85 per person, plus tax and gratuity
Contact: 914-834-1244
Website: platesonthepark.com


Tasting and Fundraiser

Where: Burke Rehabilitation Hospital
785 Mamaroneck Ave, White Plains
When: Thursday, November 13; 6:00pm – 8:00pm
What: Enjoy a wine tasting, hors d’oeuvres, and a silent auction. The wines featured will be from California and New Zealand. Proceeds will go to expediting the recovery of stroke patients.
Cost: $100 per person
Contact: 914-597-2848
Website: burke.org


Wine Tasting Dinner

Where: Le Chateau
1410 Route 35, South Salem
When: Friday, November 21; 7:00pm
What: This five-course meal will feature a duo of roasted filet beef and braised short ribs with a red wine sauce as the main entree. Expect to sip on wines including Maison Nicolas Sautrene; Chateau Ferrande-White, Graves 2006; Chateau Haut-Surget; Lalande de Pomeral 2005; and more.
Cost: $95 per person
Contact: 914-533-6631
Website: lechateauny.com


Thanksgiving Singles Lunch

Where: John-Michael’s Restaurant
100 Titicus Rd, North Salem
When: Sunday, November 30; 1:00pm – 4:00pm
What: Singles Gourmet – Metro NY hosts its latest dining event at John-Michael’s–formerly Purdy’s Homestead.  Price includes a three-course meal—wine and other drinks have an additional charge.
Cost: $51 per person
Contact: 914-600-4267
Website: singlegourmet-metrony.com