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ByMarcin

Taste of Poland. Co-op with Upstairs at No. 4

We’ve teamed up with Marcin Kotwicki again for this event. Marcin is a man of many trades; barista champion, established Sommelier, food aficionado, restaurant owner and chef. Marcin is crazy about food and wine and will be bringing his unique training and Polish food Heritage to our guests. He has customized a 5-course tasting menu and Tomasz Szczepanski (2nd best Sommelier in Ireland) has picked the wines to complement these dishes.
Menu for the Night
Chicken & Beef Consome with polish laid-down noodles paired with Callejula Amontillado, Sherry, Spain NV
Dried wild mushrooms Barley Groats paired with Tenuta Cocci Grifoni, Offida Pecorino DOCG, Marche, Italy 2015
Wild boar Polish dumplings, brown butter & caramelized onions paired with Aubert & Mathieu, Terrasses du Larzac, Languedoc-Roussillon, France 2016
White asparagus ice cream, nigella seeds & kajmak paired with Zantho, Eiswein Gruner Veltliner, Burgenland, Austria 2016
Prune soaked in „śliwowica” (plum vodka) with Smoked Yogurt or „Pumpernickel” rye, sourdough bread. Justino’s Fine Rich 5 years old reserve Madeira NV

Reserve your place here: https://www.thecorkscrew.ie/events/wine-dinners/october-17th-taste-of-poland.html?utm_medium=email&utm_campaign=Mid+Week+Meal+Ticket&utm_content=Mid+Week+Meal+Ticket+CID_e24a776665344ebe889026ad0413f64d&utm_source=Email+offers&utm_term=Ornellaia+dinner&fbclid=IwAR2W0oR9XPMrqPVZFsXsqWiiSguu6mv5l0a9tmhcaacpDHcPglMxkS_4L04

ByMarcin

Summer menu at The Blue Anchor

July is here. So, it means a new monthly menu has to be launched.

And here it is: fresh, new, and again exciting
Remember. Cheese board and cold meats board are available whole week.

The 3 other positions from the menu, only Fridays and Saturdays.

Bookings open.

info@theblueanchor.ie

ByMarcin

Are you excited? I am.

The new monthly menu will be available from this Friday-YAY!

No Soup! Chocolate on dessert. And coffee…

Ok maybe not exactly coffee as a hot, black beverage itself;)

But as a part of the dessert. It will be stunning.

ByMarcin

May’s Menu-very Polish

Is you didn’t checked my new May’s menu, this is a time to find out what’s hot (or very cold) this month:)

ByMarcin

Polish Wines Workshop at The Corkscrew

I would like to invite to another workshop which I will run on Tuesday the 23rd of April.

This time it will be with a collaboration with very well known wine shop: The Corkscrew Wine Merchants, which is placed at 4 Chatham Street, Dublin 2.

Wine list will be confirmed soon. It will be a great opportunity to taste still rare product as Polish Wines on the Irish market.

Start at 6 pm. Circa 2 hours and we will taste at least 6 labels from the best Polish producers.

Tickets here: https://goo.gl/Qwc8pM

ByMarcin

The Sip of Poland 3.0

The third edition of Polish Wine Tasting.
This time during the workshop I will focus more deeply on two Winery from Lower Silesia Voivodship in Poland.
“Winnica Jakubów” and “Winnice Wzgórz Trzebnickich”.
Please join me on Saturday the 23rd of February. 6 pm at the back of Legit Coffee Co.


This also will be the soft opening of my little Wine Bistro.

Please, join me from 9 pm


Only 9 spots are available for a wine workshop.
Tickets: €58 p/p + booking fee

https://www.eventbrite.ie/e/the-sip-of-poland-30-tickets-56260333171

ByMarcin

Meet the Wine producer – Rafał “Wesoły” Wesołowski. “Winnice Wzgórz Trzebnickich / Poland

Conversation with this man gaves me so much satisfaction, pleasure and fun also.

I am extremely happy when I get a chance to talk to the person who is so passionate about his work.

If you wish to know, why the pink wine is white and why we called them orange, or what happens to the plantings of Pinot Noir from Germany, or what is gonna be on the 7 meters below the ground level, watch this short interview with Rafał 🙂

Just please, be advised that I translate it myself from Polish to English 😉

If you wish to help me edit, let me know:) https://youtu.be/g_iAJbWiT2A

ByMarcin

Meet the Wine producer – Michał Pajdosz. Jakubów Winery / Poland

The 3rd episode of my interviews with Winemakers.
This time I visited Miachał Pajdosz for “Winnica Jakubów” – Jakubów Winery at Jakubów Village in the Lower Silesian Voivodship in Poland.
He runs his winery since 2012 with great successes.
Just watch his story and what he thinks about Winemaking in Poland.

https://youtu.be/8NDRlCJ6Qw4


Enjoy.

ByMarcin

Meet the Wine producer – Weingut Greszta – KRÖV/Germany

The next producer which I would like to introduce you is an Andrzej Greszta from Weingut Greszta. He is a Polish man who came to Germany while ago to work as a grape picker during a harvest. He beloved wine so much that he decided to start a study about the winemaking process. And the rest of his story… he will tell you himself:) Just watch this short clip.

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=ab9PH465IHU&t=13s

ByMarcin

Big Sparkling Workshop

Who doesn’t like bubbles? We all Love the Fizzy Wines:)

But who knows what’s the difference between Champagne, Cava or Prosecco?

If you like to:
– taste 9 different types of sparkling wines,
– find out where they came from,
– how they have been produced,
– or just find out your favorite one…

Book your ticket to the “Big Sparkling Workshop”

Also, You will be able to win a nice bottle of Fizzy Wine.

I postponed the workshop to Sunday the 27th of January 2019.

Tickets €48 + booking fee available via Eventbrite.ie

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