If you want to toast your mom in grand fashion in time for Mother’s Day, Quattro Caffé at South Coast Plaza is holding “Discover the Art of Champagne,” a culinary/champagne tasting to be held Friday, May 10 and Saturday, May 11 from 5 p.m. to 9 p.m. Guests will sample unique Cuvées (represents the highest quality) from 4 of the top Champagne houses in the world. Each tasting will be expertly paired with a small plate from recipes offered by each of the Champagne house’s personal chefs and expertly prepared by Quattro Caffe’s Miriam Ramirez.
Among the Champagnes featured:
· Armand de Brignac Brut Gold MV
· Bruno Paillard N.P.U. 1995
· Louis Roederer Cristal 2004
· Taittinger Comtes de Champagne Blanc de Blancs 2000
Guests will have a choice of an assisted or blind tasting. Representatives from each Champagne house will offer background information about their respective houses and answer questions in general. Cost is $85 per person (includes food & Champagne) and seating is limited. For reservations call (714) 754-0300.
(3333 Bristol St., Costa Mesa), Quattro Caffé is a 104-seat dining establishment featuring specialty Italian pasta dishes and entrée selections. For more information visit www.quattrocaffe.com