Category Archives: Wine

Come Meet Ilenia Passetto from Vini Venturini on Thursday, February 1

Ilenia Passetto from Vini Venturini will be visiting Restaurant Serenade on Thursday, February 1, 2018. Come meet her and taste her wonderful wines from 5:30 till 8:30 PM. Ilenia Passetto is a fourth-generation member of the family. Her Great Grandfather Antonio founded the winery in 1963 and then passed it down to his son Massimino…. Read more »

Sixteenth Annual Tomato Extravaganza!

Wednesday, August 9, 2017 7PM  Complete your Foodie Bucket List! Join us for our Sixteenth Annual Tomato Extravaganza! Heirloom tomatoes grown by Chef James Laird will be featured in all five courses (even dessert) but the fun doesn’t stop there… tomato themed hors d’oeuvre, tomato martinis and wine pairings by Sommelier John Jansma. Tomato Extravaganza August… Read more »

Winemaker Takeover – Laura Ronca, Drusian

  Thursday, June 22, 2017 5-8 PM  No reservations required; enjoy an evening of bubbles and conversation with Laura Ronca representing Drusian Prosecco!  Wait a moment… Prosecco tasting at Restaurant Serenade? Like most of the other wines we love to serve, this is sparkling wine from ORGANIC vineyards produced by the fourth generation to own… Read more »

Winemaker Takeover – Carol Berman, Panebianco Wines featuring La Togata

Tuesday, May 30, 2017 5:30-8 PM Unbelievable wines from Tuscany! Join Carol “Take Home Sommelier” Berman famous for her Class in a Glass – in home wine classes as she leads you through wines from these unique terroirs of Montalcino. From La Togata: “The Togata is a small family company with vineyards in the south of… Read more »

Winemaker Takeover – Manuel Gonzalez/Mario Remesal, Rejadorada/Seis Quintas Martue

Thursday, May 4 2017 5:30PM-8:00PM A two for one deal! Meet Manuel from Portugal’s Seis Quintas Martue and Mario from Spain’s Rejadorada Winery and taste the reds of Portugal and Spain at their finest! From Rejadorada: “Our story begins in 1999 in a fifteenth century small palace located in Toro (Zamora), the palace of Rejadorada. Here the… Read more »

Calera Vineyards Wine Dinner with 56 Degree Wines

April 18th Wine Dinner with Calera Vineyards Tuesday April 18th – 7pm Restaurant Serenade – 6 Roosevelt Ave. Chatham, NJ Join us for an evening of absolute California love as we welcome, Marta Rich and the wines of Calera to Restaurant Serenade in Chatham on Tuesday April 18th. The wines of Calera are the “gold… Read more »

Winemaker Takeover – Gavin Chanin, Chanin Wines

Tuesday, April 18 2017 5:30-8:00PM Meet Gavin Chanin, master of Pinot Noir, at Restaurant Serenade.   From Gavin’s website: “The vineyards are the focus of all of our wines and each wine is made from grapes grown at one vineyard and not blended. We search out old vines, and make wine from some of the… Read more »

Winemaker Takeover – Katy Wilson, LaRue

Thursday, March 30 5:30-8:00PM Meet Katy Wilson, San Francisco Gate’s Winemaker To Watch at Restaurant Serenade! Be the only people to attend a tasting of her stunning Pinot Noir in New Jersey this Spring! It’s Pinot Time!   Katy’s Website Here More Events Like This No Reservations Required, drop in for flights of sub-atomic production Pinot Noir!

Winemaker Takeover – Angelo, Rocca di Castagnoli

Thursday, May 18 2017 5:30PM – 8:00PM Angelo from Rocca di Castagnoli. Rocca di Castagnoli is a medieval village in Gaiole in Chianti, using mainly Sangiovese, surrounded by woods, olives and rows of cypress trees. This property has been around since the Etruscan period, and they have since built a modern wine-making cellar while still… Read more »

Winemaker Takeover – Roberta Perillo, Joseph Drouhin (Beaujolais)

Thursday, April 20 2017 5:30PM – 8:00PM Roberta Perillo representing Joseph Drouhin’s holdings in Beaujolais. Taste the crus side by side and explore the hippest terroirs of Burgundy. Joseph Drouhin’s Website More Events Like This No Reservations Required, stop by for flights of Beaujolais’ best!