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Lobster Fest 2019

You are invited to join us for Lobster Fest!!  This is our West Coast version of a New England Style lobster dinner (with a few upgrades!).  Continuing our annual homage to our deep love of the most delicious of sea creatures - the Maine Lobster. and all things New England.    This event has historically been a reunion for lifelong friends and a gathering of personal friends, old and new of the Fanaris Family who share a passion for lobster and all that goes with it.   Noelle & John have been hosting this event at their home for the last 28 years... Now, after almost fours years in Mar Vista, Rustic Kitchen has introduced them to an ...

Opolo Winemaker Dinner

Rustic Kitchen Presents Dinner with the Winemaker:  An intimate evening of exploration and discovery  Featuring Chris Rougeot, Winemaker  OPOLO VINEYARDS Wednesday  |   December 4, 2019  |  7:00 pm -------------------------------------------------------------- WINE PARING MENU COMING SOON -------------------------------------------------------------- $TBD per person (Calif sales tax & 20% gratuity will be added to the final bill) $25pp deposit refundable up to 5 days before event (last day to cancel with refund is November 29) Vegetarian & Pescatarian options available.  No Substitutions on individual courses. [w...

Margerum Winemaker Dinner

Rustic Kitchen Presents Dinner with the Winemaker:  An intimate evening of exploration and discovery  Featuring Doug Margerum, Owner/Winemaker  MARGERUM WINES Wednesday  |   September 25, 2019  |  7:00 pm -------------------------------------------------------------- WINE PARING MENU Arrival:  2018 Margerum Rivera Rose First course Roasted Zucchini Bisque, Aged Balsamic, Shrimp Toast Fried Stuffed Olives, Spanish Chorizo, Aged Gouda, Truffle Honey Yogurt 2018 Margerum SYBARITE Sauvignon Blanc 2017 Margerum M5 White Second course Pan Roasted Halbut Saltimbocca, Prosciutto, Sage, Blue Cheese Polenta Cake, Bacon Jam 2017 ...

Heirloom Tomato & Buratta Stacked Salad

spring greens, red onion, candied walnuts, basil citrus vinaigrette, aged balsamic

Grilled Shrimp Lettuce Cups

sweet chili mayo, cabbage slaw, avocado, cilantro

Grilled Figs and Blue Cheese

bacon and sweet onion jam, grilled bread [available after 5pm daily]

Citrus Braised Pulled Pork Sandwich

blackberry chipotle bbq sauce, smoked gouda, tomato, cabbage slaw, spicy fried pickle

Desparada & Herman Story Winemaker Dinner

Dinner with the Winemaker:  An intimate evening of exploration and discovery  Featuring Two Iconic Winemakers in a special His & Her's dinner event Vailia From, Owner/Winemaker  DESPARADA WINES Russell From, Owner/Winemaker HERMAN STORY WINES Wednesday  |   July 31, 2019  |  7:00 pm -------------------------------------------------------------- WINE PAIRING MENU Arrival 2018 DESPARADA  Sauvignon Blanc Fragment California First Course Prosciutto Wrapped Sugar Kiss Melon, Whole Grilled Lemon Vinaigrette Balsamic Glazed Pork Belly Slider, Charred Leeks, Garlic Toasted Brioche Bun 2014 HERMAN STORY Grenache, Bien Nacido ...


RK IS HOSTING THE WINE & BEER GARDEN AT MARINA-FEST 2019 Burton Chase Park, Marina del Rey Saturday June 22  11am to 6pm &  Sunday June 23 11am to 5pm More Information  -> www.MarinaFest.org Special Advanced Sales Discount - 3 Drink tickets for the price of two! Purchase Discounted Drink Tickets   SPECIAL THANKS TO OUR SPONSORS! Uplifters Spirits Notorious Pink Sean Minor Wines Darrah Wines  

Calluna Vineyards Winemaker Dinner

For David Jeffrey, Calluna has been a longtime dream.  His love for old world, classically styled wines inspired him to create a winery of his own.  In 2001 his journey began and has taken him around the world to learn his craft and led his family to a hilltop in the middle of Sonoma County. It’s here that they staked out their vineyard from bare land, created a family and began making the wines they are proud to share with you on June 26th. Chef Noelle has created a stunning menu to pair with David's classically styled wines.  John & Noelle invite you you join them at their cozy neighborhood cafe to share this experience with fellow wine ...