Christmas Dinner in Siena
December 25, 2015 @ 3:30 pm – 8 pm
Celebrate the magic of Christmas at The Meritage Resort. Dinner will include a savory multi-course menu by our outstanding culinary team full of holiday cheer and tasty delights. This special menu will include succulent appetizers, entrees, and sweet desserts.
Christmas 2015 Menu
$75 per person, make reservations by calling 707.251.1950 or emailing MeritageSiena@MeritagResort.com.
Choice of one
King Oyster Mushroom, Creme Fraiche
Ahi Tartar Nicoise
Frisee Salad, Egg, Caper, Olive, Crostini
Butternut Squash Gnocchi
Toasted Walnuts, Brussels Sprouts, Sage Cream, Parmesan Reggiano
Organic Baby Lettuce
Marcona Almonds, Sun Dried Strawberries, Yuzu Vinaigrette
Choice of one
Maple Ginger Glazed Pork Chop
Guanciale Americano, Apple Puree, Chili Cured Baby Vegetables
Farro, Currant, Mint, Lemon, Arugula
Slow Roasted Prime Rib of Beef
Nutmeg Whipped Potato, Baby Vegetables, Au Jus, Horseradish Crema
Herb Crusted Rack of Lamb
Roasted Gem Potatoes, Winter Root Vegetables, Foyot Sauce
Laura Chenel Goat Cheese Pappardelle
Winter Root Vegetables, Baby Carrots, Blossoms
Choice of one
Pomegranate Chocolate Torte
Peppermint Baked Alaska
Meringue Crisp, Homemade Gelato
Reservations Required, 707.251.1950 or MeritageSiena@MeritageResort.com
Price does not include beverages, taxes, or gratuity.
New Year’s Eve
Estate Cave Dinner with Trinitas Cellars and Ballroom Celebration
Start 2016 off right by celebrating New Year’s Eve 2015 with Trinitas Cellars! The New Year’s Eve Bash will start with a reception in the Estate Cave followed by a magnificent candle lit five-course dinner. Each course will be paired with delicious Trinitas Cellars wines. After this five-course meal, you will join the big NYE party in the Meritage Ballroom (dinner price includes entry to the Ballroom Celebration).
Registration and wine reception begins at 6 p.m. in the Estate Cave. Dinner will be served promptly at 7 p.m.
2013 Reserve Sauvignon Blanc
MAINE LOBSTER BISQUE
Lobster Sumai, American Caviar, Crème Fraiche, Gold
DUCK, DUCK, GOOSE
Laura Chenel Goat Cheese, Duck Rillettes, Smoked Duck Breast, Gooseberries, Foie Gras Crouton, Persimmons
2012 Pinot Noir
Green Apple, Zoe’s Pancetta, Miso, Crispy Brussel Sprout
NIMAN RANCH LAMB LOIN
Celery Root Puree, Baby Rutabaga, Amarena Cherries, Sauce Fayot
2012 Martin Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon
NEW YEAR’S KISS
Dark Chocolate Mousse, Feuilletine
Siena New Year’s Eve Celebration Dinner
Finish 2015 with a wonderful, multi-course dinner in Siena. The culinary team will have a pre-fixe menu with plenty of your favorites to choose from, including a dessert buffet that you won’t want to miss. An optional wine pairing menu is also available for an additional charge (6oz pours by the glass) and can be purchased during your dinner (menu and wine pairing suggestions below).
We will offer a first seating from 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. and a second seating from 7:30 p.m. to 9:30 p.m.
Dinner is $99 per person or add our Ballroom Celebration for $149 per person. Prices are inclusive of tax and gratuity, but do not include beverages.
Coming as a group? Please purchase all tickets on one order or email firstname.lastname@example.org with each member of your party so that we can ensure your group is sitting together.
Siena New Year’s Eve Dinner Menu
Choice of One
MAINE LOBSTER BISQUE
American Caviar, Crème Fraiche, Crostini – Recommended Wine Pairing: Rombauer Chardonnay
Pickled Persimmons, Fennel, Apple – Recommended Wine Pairing: Domaine Chandon Blanc de Noir
BERKSHIRE HERITAGE PORK BELLY
Petaluma White Cheddar Grits, Shallot, Green Apple, Pork Jus – Recommended Wine Pairing: Seaglass Riesling
NAPA VALLEY SALAD
White Frisee, Caramelized Yogurt, Pear, Sun Dried Strawberries, Pumpkin Seed, Citrus Vinaigrette – Recommended Wine Pairing: Domaine Chandon Etoile Rose
Choice of One
Parmesan Risotto, Pea Puree, Black Truffle, Carneros Micros – Recommended Wine Pairing: Trinitas Cellars Merlot 2012 or Trinitas Cellars Chardonnay
COLORADO LAMB RACK
Saffron Carrot Puree, King Oyster Mushroom, Cherry Lamb Jus – Recommended Wine Pairing: Trinitas Cellars Old Vine Zinfandel 2012
6 OZ PETITE FILET & MAINE LOBSTER
Pommes Puree, Baby Winter Vegetables, Béarnaise, Bordelaise – Recommended Wine Pairing: The Prisoner Red Blend
CRISPY SKIN KING SALMON
Little Gem Potatoes, Brussel Sprouts, White Frisse, Preserved Lemon Butter – Recommended Wine Pairing: La Crema Chardonnay
PEAR & RICOTTA FIOCCHI
Heirloom Beets, Thyme, Parmesan Cream, Parsley Gremolata – Recommended Wine Pairing: Pine Ridge Chenin Blanc
DESSERTS BAR BY CHEF JENNIFER MADEJ
Inspired Hand Made Desserts & Mignardises
Meritage Ballroom Celebration
Dance the year away with our NYE Ballroom Celebration! This year’s celebration will feature music from All Star Jukebox, dancing, New Year’s party favors, small bites after 10:30 p.m. (menu may include: Flatbreads, a French Fry Station, Popcorn, and Chocolates), and sparkling toast with balloon drop at midnight. There will be a cash bar for all your libations. Bars will include two general service bars for mixed drinks, a “Top Shelf” bar with optional bottle service, and a Trinitas Cellars wine bar.
Party from 9 p.m. to 12:30 a.m.
$75 per person. Price is inclusive of tax and gratuity.
New Year’s Eve Overnight Stay
Staying at The Meritage Resort? Book three or more consecutive nights that include December 31, 2015 and we will send you two complimentary tickets to the Meritage Ballroom Celebration. Cannot be combined with any other offers, dinners, packages, or discounts. Make your reservations at MeritageResort.com. (Please Note: If you book your reservation through a third party we may not have access to your contact information and cannot provide your ballroom celebration unless you contact us at email@example.com. Offer not available to guests staying as part of a larger group/room block with a special room rate.)
Crush Ultra Lounge
Crush Ultra Lounge will be open early for those wishing to start their New Year’s Eve off with special items like prime rib and crab sliders, oysters on the half shell, sparkling wines, and much more.
Crush Ultra Lounge is open from 11 a.m. to 1 a.m.
Pricing is a la carte, no reservations needed. 21 and over after 8:30 p.m.
The Commons: A Wine Bar
The Commons is always a guest favorite throughout the year and will be open throughout the event for those that need a specialty cocktail, appetizer, and more.
The Commons: A Wine Bar is open from 4 p.m. to approximately 12:30 a.m.
Pricing is a la carte, no reservations needed.
Are there ID requirements or an age limit to enter the event?
Estate Cave Dinner with Trinitas Cellars and Ballroom Celebration are for adults only, 21 years of age or older. Crush Ultra Lounge is 21 and over after 8:30 p.m.
What are my parking options for the event?
Self-Parking is complimentary for all. Valet parking is also available.
What is the dress code for this event?
Dress to impress, but be comfortable too. We like to call it Wine Country Casual, some will be more formal, others more casual.
Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?
Is my registration/ticket transferable?
Tickets are non-transferable, refunds are available if requested at least 72 hours prior to event start time.
Do I have to bring my printed ticket to the event?
Printed tickets are not required, however you are welcome to bring them.
What is the refund policy?
Full refunds are available if requested at least 72 hours prior to the event start time. No refunds will be issued less than 72 hours before the event start time.