Thursday, November 19, 2009

Local Blogger Dinner @ Six Plates Wine Bar

I have been super excited for about two weeks to head out for the Local Blogger Meet-up at Six Plates Wine Bar and finally got the fantastic evening last night!!

Our gorgeous venue…

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Photo courtesy of Six Plates

As we arrived, Sarah, one of our generous hosts had ordered quite the spread for the table…

Olivares, Spanish red

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California Teira Sauvignon Blanc

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Photo courtesy of Allie

a Cheese plate

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an Olive plate

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and the Flatbread of the Evening (tomatoes, cheese, oregano with a balsamic reduction drizzle)

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Allie and Caroline shooting away

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A huge thanks goes out to our fantastic co-host's Sarah and Allie!! It was great meeting the other bloggers as well Caroline, Meg, April, and reader Margaret.

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We were even graced with a pleasant conversation with Matthew Beason, owner!!

As we moved into the evening we each ordered a plate of our own. I got the Mediterranean Salad with Poppadum and Rice Vinaigrette topped with pomegranate seeds!!

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Crispy truffle frites

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A couple others ordered the local shiitake mushroom risotto which I heard was fabulous

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As a farewell gift we were all surprised with fair trade chocolate from April and a goodie bag from Allie (complete with homemade cookies, spiced pumpkin pie Cliff bar and two fall flavored tea bags)!!

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Photo courtesy of Caroline

Thanks again ladies for a fun night and I can’t wait to start planning our next one with you!

2 comments:

Kelly said...

glad you had so much fun!

wholebelly said...

That looked like fun! Yummy food with a bunch of foodies! :)