Joseph Cattin Alsace Wine Dinner – Media Release

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On Thursday 21st April 2016 Lutèce holds their yearly Alsace dinner ‘Meet the Maker’ series. Lutèce and Romain Bapst are creating an exceptional marriage of wine and cuisine from Romain’s legendary Alsace region (France), and Alsace wines from award winning maker Jacques Cattin of the famous Joseph Cattin vineyards.

The Cattin family have been making wine since 1720 and successive generations have advanced their holdings, techniques and quality to become a giant of the French wine industry winning numerous awards and accolades.

2009-2012 Joseph Cattin wines won 9 medals in the Decanter World Wine Awards.

The Jury of the 2013 Grand Concours des Vins d’Alsace awarded 6 Gold Medals to Joseph Cattin 2012 vintage wines: Sylvaner, Riesling, Muscat, Pinot Gris, Gewurztraminer and Pinot Noir. 2013 French Agricultural Awards: Cattin won the Grand Prize of Excellence.

Some of the world’s leading wine writers have had this to say about Joseph Cattin wines; “Vivacious bubbles and a fabulous crispness”, “Pure sweetness”, “ A beautifully perfumed wine.” “The edge of richness while still keeping poise and elegance”, “ A real wow wine!”

Tasting also on the night the famous Pinot Rouge D’Alsace cuvee Steinbach 2010

Here’s just a taste of what is in store for the night by chef Bapst specialities: the pork hock & foie gras terrine, the Alsace onion tart with fromage blanc, the “Choucroute” with Riesling and all the trimmings & to finish the famous Vacherin glace, Meringue, vanilla bean & raspberries ice cream

“Santé” (in the Alsatian dialect s’gelt) & Bon appétit!!

When: Thursday the 21st April at 6.30pm for 7pm

The 4 course dinner & matching Joseph Cattin Alsace wines, a glass of Crémant d’Alsace on arrival 98.00 per person.

Bookings are essential, for reservations: 07 3161 1858 or bookings@lutece.com.au