Thursday, September 13, 2012

Rev the Lamborghini

Bonterra hosts a Lamborghini wine dinner Sept. 18 with Patrizia Lamborghini on hand. Among the courses: oven-dried tomato and ricotta tart with 2009 Lamborghini “Trescone” IGT; veal scallopini with fire-roasted mushrooms and 2007 Lamborghini “Torami” IGT; grilled lamb chops with 2006 Lamborghini “Campoleone” IGT, and more. (IGT is a designation of geography but allows foreign grape varieties to be used; Super Tuscans are an example.) $75, with partial proceeds to benefit children's charities of Charlotte Wine & Food Weekend 2014. Reservations required; 704-333-9463; 1829 Cleveland Ave.