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Slocum & Sons Hosts Wine Dinner at Lan Chi’s in Middletown

By July 29, 2017Connecticut, Top News
Chu Ngo, Co-owner, Lan Chi’s Vietnamese Restaurant and Alycia Sandmeier, Sales Representative, Slocum & Sons.

Slocum & Sons hosted “In Vino Vietnam,” a wine dinner featuring selections from Italy paired with contemporary Vietnamese cuisine on June 21 at Lan Chi’s in Middletown. Featured wines included Masseria Li Veli Rosé of Negroamaro 2015 from Puglia paired with a spicy beef soup; La Valentina Montepulciano d’Abruzzo ‘Spelt’ 2014 from Abruzzo paired with shrimp croquettes; Olianas Cannonau 2013 from Sardegna paired with a water spinach beef salad; Capezzana ‘Monna Nera’ Super Tuscan 2015 from Tuscany, which was paired with grilled pork tenderloin; and Inama Soave Classico 2015 from Veneto was served with prawn cake with coconut vermicelli for dessert. Alycia Sandmeier of Slocum & Sons presented each wine, educating guests as it was paired with each course.

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