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Our pairings for June 16 – June 22 feature the wines and flavors of South America.
Please make reservations here: https://www.opentable.com/r/soho-atlanta
First, SOHO will pour a 2018 Escudo Rojo Reserva Carmenere from Valle del Colchagua, Chile.
Carmine red with a purple tint. Powerful and complex with intense, forward fruit, the nose opens on black plum and blackberry aromas mingled with notes of spice. The wine has a balanced concentration and acidity, with very round, silky and ﬁne tannins.
The second wine is 2018 Bodegas Catena Zapata San Carlos Cabernet Franc from Mendoza, Argentina.
The Catena Cabernet Franc presents a purple color with red ruby tones. The nose oﬀers elegant aromas of spices, and fresh herbs as thyme and rosemary, red berries, cassis and raspberries. The mouthfeel is full and rich with cassis, raspberries ﬂavors and notes of black pepper.
Finally, SOHO will pour a 2017 Cousino-Macul Antiguas Reservas Cabernet Sauvignon from Valle del Maipo, Chile.
A deep intense and bright ruby red color. With aromas of red fruits such strawberry, cherries and blackberries giving way to touches of eucalyptus. On the palate, it is an elegant wine with good structure, with medium acidity, soft tannins and a medium-long ﬁnish.
SOHO’s Executive Chef Todd Paige has created a suggested tapa plate to pair with each of the wines:
Escudo Rojo Reserva Carmenere, 2018
Valle del Colchagua, Chile
Paired with: Cuban Sliders (Ham, Pulled Pork, Swiss, Dill Pickles, Dijon)
Bodegas Catena Zapata San Carlos Cabernet Franc, 2018
Paired with: Duck Breast, Dulce de Leche, Chile Sauce
Cousino-Macul Antiguas Reservas Cabernet Sauvignon
Valle del Maipo, Chile
Paired with: Pan-Seared Sirloin & Chimichurri Sauce
Sample each wine in a flight (three three-ounce glasses) for $14.75. Or, pair the flight with a tapa plate for $19.50. Try a full glass of wine and tapa plate for $14. Of course, the wines and tapas are available individually as well ($9.75/glass and $6.75/tapas)
Can’t make it to Flight Night on Wednesday? No worries! While our pairings debut on Wednesdays, they’re available through the following Tuesday, so you have all week to catch up on the featured wines and tapas.
We can’t wait to see you!