Gamba Wine Dinner

Black Shoe Hospitality is hosting a wine dinner with one of our favorite wineries — Gamba — on Thursday, April 11 at Blue’s Egg in Shorewood. Join us for an exciting night enjoying wines from Gamba Vineyards and Winery, including its Etrusca Wines. We will be joined by Agostino Gamba, owner, grape grower, and winemaker of this fine wine estate.

Dinner will be prepared in collaboration between Blue’s Egg Shorewood and Story Hill BKC’s culinary teams, under the direction of co-owner Chef Joe Muench, with menu details to follow.

Wines featured:

  • Etrusca “Cecilia” Chardonnay 2016

  • Etrusca “Natalia” Rosé 2018

  • Estruca “Velia” Red Blend 2014

  • Gamba Starr Road Zinfandel 2016

  • Gamba Family Ranches Zinfandel 2016

  • Gamba Petite Sirah 2016

Tickets are $125 and inclusive (wines, dinner, tax and gratuity). Reception at 6:00 p.m. with dinner to start at 6:30 p.m. Blue’s Egg in Shorewood, 4195 N. Oakland Ave.

Tickets available online below, or at Blue’s Egg in Shorewood, 414-312-8551, 4195 N. Oakland Ave., Shorewood, WI 53211.

And here is a working rough draft of the menu. We’ll be tasting and fine-tuning the pairings in the coming weeks…

Gamba Wine Dinner

Thursday, April 11, 2019

Reception and Tasting

Grilled Halloumi Salt Cured Bacon, Cauliflower Hummus, Apricot • Tuna Poke Skewers Chili Cucumber, Mango, Lime, Togarashi

2018 Etrusca “Natalia” Rosé


Shrimp and Scallop Crudo

Green Pea Salad, Chervil, Fried Lemon, Pistachio

2016 Etrusca “Cecilia” Chardonnay


Pork Sausage Crepentte

Peppered Clams, Tomato Braised Fennel, Agrodolce Mustard

2016 Gamba Family Ranches Zinfandel, Russian River Valley


Creamed Mushrooms

Grilled Figs Duck Pastrami, Crispy Polenta, Super-Aged Balsamic

2016 Gamba Starr Road Zinfandel Old Vine


72-Hour Short Rib

Rosemary Parmesan Potatoes, Grilled Rapini Red Chili Salsa Verde, Fried Garlic

2014 Etrusca “Velia” Red Blend, Russian River Valley


Flourless Criollo Chocolate Tart

Molasses Caramel, Espresso Glaze, Bitter Orange

2016 Gamba Petite Sirah

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