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Spanish wine dinner at Gravy in downtown Raleigh

Gravy Italian-American Kitchen and The Raleigh Wine Shop are partnering for a special wine dinner on March 11.
Gravy Italian-American Kitchen and The Raleigh Wine Shop are partnering for a special wine dinner on March 11. MCT

Gravy restaurant and The Raleigh Wine Shop are offering a five-course wine dinner on March 11.

Here is the complete menu:

• Piquillo pepper stuffed with Spanish olive oil poached tuna, capers, manzanilla olives, pimento picante paired with Marques De Irun Verdejo 2012, Rueda.



• Chicken, jamon and mahon croquetta, romesco sauce, paired with Lustau Dry Amontillado “Los Arcos” NV, Jerez.



• House-cured lomo with Cana de Cabra cheese, frisee, marcona almonds, aged sherry, Spanish olive oil, paired with Cune Crianza 2010, Rioja.



• A stew of house-made chorizo, pork and rabbit meatball, black beans, sofrito, rice and artisan bread, paired with Vina Herminia Excelsus 2009, Rioja.



• Mahon cheesecake with quince jam, almond sea salt brittle, paired with Lustau East India Solera NV, Jerez.



The $60 dinner starts at 6:30 p.m. at Gravy, 135 S. Wilmington St., Raleigh. Call 919-896-8513.

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