Aratas 10th Anniversary Celebration-THIS EVENT HAS PASSED

Aratas 10th anniversary Event

You never forget your first crush. Take a seat at our harvest table under the starry skies for a spectacular evening to celebrate our 10th year of crush. This celebration will feature library wines from every vintage release to date paired with spectacular 8 courses of cuisine form Chef Long and Chef Love. Experience the evolution of Aratas Wine as we take a look back over the years. Taste our limited library wines was they emerge, for this one night only, from deep in the cellar. You’ll savor vintages released from 2008 including our historic inaugural release and enjoy a sneak sip of our first ever special “FHB” Reserve wine to be released at a later date.

8 Courses paired with a decade of wines from the library

DATE: Sunday November 11, 2018. Reception begins 5:30. Dinner at 6pm
LOCATION: Second Street American Bistro- new heated enclosed terrace, Newport News, VA
$115pp + (tax & gratuity)
$50 reservation deposit is required [Non-Refundable after Nov 4th]


$50 Deposit (Ref. until Nov 5)


Market Display/ Charcuterie/Cheeses/Flavors of Fall
~2017 Surreptitious Rose’ and Sparkling Wine~

Shucked Oysters
Pumpkin Bisque, Crème Fresh & Fried Sage
~2016 Carneros Chardonnay~

Warm Salad of Romaine/ Pancetta/Diced Tomato/ Egg/Avocado/Gorgonzola/Grissini
~2012Veneration Red Blend ~

Wild Mushroom Ravioli/Matsi Mushrooms/Leek Fondant/Pistachio Cream
~2011 Shake Ridge Ranch ~

Lamb Chops/Purple Mash/Hibiscus/Toasted Peppercorn/ Herb Demi
~2010 Napa Valley Petite Sirah~

Filet Mignon/ Roquefort Duxelle/ Puff Pastry
~2009 Napa Valley Petite Sirah~

Chocolate Terrine/Fig compote from Aratas Fig Farm
Assorted Truffles
~The inaugural vintage ~2008 Napa Valley Petite Sirah~