By Crush Wine Bar, a Certified Good Food Fighter

California’s Rodney Strong Vineyards has earned glowing reviews for producing
top-quality wines while acting on their vision of environmental sustainability.
On Thursday, October 21, wine lovers in Ontario can taste some of iconic wines
paired with a five-course dinner at Crush Rodney Strong’s Wine Bar.

The five-course dinner will be paired with the following wines, which will be introduced by
Stefen Soltysiak, Rodney Strong’s Director of Fine Wine:

• Charlotte’s Home Sauvignon Blanc 2009.
• Chalk Hill Chardonnay 2008
• Reserve Pinot Noir 2008
• Symmetry 2007
• Rockaway Cabernet Sauvignon 2006

In keeping with Rodney Strong’s commitment to environmental stewardship, partial
proceeds from the event will benefit Ontario Nature, a local charity that works to
protect wild species and wild spaces through conservation, education and public

Tickets for the event are $95 and may be purchased by calling Crush Wine Bar at 416-

Rodney Strong Winery Dinner
Thursday, October 21, 2010
Reception 6:30pm; Dinner 7:00pm

Crush Wine Bar
445 King Street West, Toronto

$95 exclusive of taxes and gratuities

About Rodney Strong Vineyards: With vineyards located in California’s legendary
Sonoma County, Rodney Strong Vineyards has won praise from wine lovers and
environmentalists alike.  The Klein family, which owns Rodney Strong, has a passion for
sustainable farming practices, solar power and other green business practices.  As a
result, Rodney Strong has become Sonoma County’s first carbon-neutral winery.




Hot Smoked Artic Char with beets, crème fraiche & Wild Canadian Sturgeon Caviar
Rodney Strong Chalk Hill Chardonnay 2008


Roast Duck Breast with salsify, micro greens & spiced cherry compote
Rodney Strong Reserve Pinot Noir 2008 Russian River Valley


Bison & Seared Foie Gras with black truffles, parsnip & celeriac purée
Rodney Strong Reserve Symmetry 2007 Alexander Valley


A Selection of Artisanal Cheeses
Rodney Strong Rockaway Cabernet Sauvignon 2006 Alexander Valley

We are pleased to pour the Rodney Strong Charlottes Home Sauvignon Blanc 2009 during
the cocktail reception.

We are pleased to welcome Rodney Strong Vineyards to Crush
Price per person $95.00 exclusive of taxes and gratuity