Recognized by the prestigious trade publication, Wine Enthusiast, for its award-winning cabernet sauvignons, rosés, blends and other fine wines, Stewart Cellars will be the featured vintner at a winemakers dinner at the Anaheim White House restaurant on Thursday, September 19. The evening will kick off with canapés and rosé served at 7 p.m. followed by a 5-course dinner. Chef/owner Bruno Serato says the other courses will surely include pasta and a cut of prime beef as well as dessert prepared by pastry chef Luis Padilla. Cost is $95 per person. Call (714) 772-1381.
Founded in 2000, Stewart Cellars is the collaborative project of founder Michael Stewart, his son, James, daughter Caroline Stewart Guthrie, and son-in-law Blair Guthrie. Together, the family oversee all aspects of the winery’s operations. James, an artist who left behind a burgeoning career in television and music for hands-on work in sales, marketing and distribution; Caroline, who leads the day-to-day operations along with each wine’s development; and Blair, the winemaker who works closely with the winemakers to capture the signature terroir of Stewart’s premier vineyards and vineyard sources.
The Anaheim White House is situated in a historic national landmark mansion dating to 1909. The Italian Steak House offers a varied menu, extensive wine list, unparalleled service and an elegant setting to create an unforgettable dining experience. For his humanitarian work, Serato has earned international acclaim including profiles in People Magazine, “CBS Evening News” and newspapers and magazines the world over. Among his many honors is being named a CNN Hero, being knighted by the Italian government, receiving a papal blessing from Pope Francis, earning a humanitarian award on the steps of the U.S. Capitol and receiving numerous proclamations, Man of the Year awards and other forms of recognition -- all of which he accepts to generate public awareness of the needs of our most vulnerable population – our children. For more information, visit www.anaheimwhitehouse.com or call 714-772-1381.