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A Menu of Distinction at Laneway Lunch with Wagner

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Live it up a little in Melbourne’s laneway, experience some of the city’s best cuisine and enjoy some riotous entertainment from the clever Cocoloco.

A Laneway Lunch involves a four-course gourmet meal, with food by Anada, expertly matched with wines by Katnook Estate.

Need more convincing? The Opera Blog has managed to snag a glimpse of the menu. Here’s what’s on offer:

First Course

Smoked Spring Bay Mussels

Serrano Grade Jamon (served with bread and oil)

Matched with Katnook Founders Block Chardonnay Pinot Noir NV

Second Course

Chicken, Manchego and Smoked Paprika Croqueta


Matched with Katnook Founders Block Chardonnay 2012

Third Course

PX braised Pork Jowl with Celeriac

Potatoes with Roast Garlic and Parsley

Valencian Salad of Baby Gem Lettuce, Honey, Shallot and Orange

Matched with Katnook Founders Block Shiraz 2011

Fourth Course

Chocolate Croquettes with Custard and Hazelnuts

Orange and Vermouth Sorbet

Matched with a choice of either Katnook Founders Block Chardonnay Pinot Noir NV or Katnook Founders Block Shiraz 2011


Cohen Place, Melbourne (between Lonsdale and Little Bourke Streets)

Sundays: November 24, December 1 and December 8 at 12 noon (2 hours)

$130 per person, includes four courses, wine and performances

Click here to book online: http://www.trybooking.com/Booking/BookingEventSummary.aspx?eid=60354

More information on the Melbourne Ring Festival events can be found here.

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