Friday, May 24, 2013

A Mythical Geography Map 4-Course Dinner @ The Weber at The Inn at Cherry Creek



A Mythical Geography Map

 4-course Dinner


June 7th at 6:30pm

at The Weber
 at The Inn at Cherry Creek

233 Clayton Street   Denver, CO


A consideration of cartographic mistakes on original antique maps,
during a wonderful four-course meal

·        The search for Eldorado

·        Searching across the plains for the Kingdom of Quivira

·        California as an island: myth or prediction?

·        Non-existent islands in the Atlantic

  Each of the four courses will be accompanied by a "show & tell" by Chris Lane

 relating different geographic myths which appeared on old maps


$38 per person (excluding tax & gratuity)

$50 per person with wine pairing (excl. tax & gratuity)


Reservations required:  (303) 322-4757

Call for more information 


Butternut Squash Empanada, Brussel Sprout Chips and a Red Pepper Coulis
Valentin Bianchi- Sauvignon Blanc-2010-Mendoza, Argentina  

Butter Leaf Wedge with a Black Bean and Mango Salsa, Crispy Carnitas and a Whiskey Lime Vinaigrette
Famiglia Bianchi-Malbec-2010-Mendoza, Argentina 

California as an Island  
Seared Tuna with Coconut Risotto, Pineapple Slaw and Sweet Soy Drizzle
Darci Kent “Madden ranch”-Cabernet-2010-Livermore valley, California 

Floating Islands in the Atlantic
Isle Flottante
Kir Royale