DimSomm? Four styles of wine to go with the best of Dim Sum
presented by Vancouver's top Sommelier - Robert Stelmachuk.
Tickets are $39 and on sale here for April 13th at 7:30 pm on Zoom.
What is Dim Sum?
Is there a better long lunch than DimSum? Influenced by "nouvelle cuisine" in the 70s, trends in Hong Kong quickly crossed the Pacific arriving in Vancouver. Succulent petite portions of super fresh prawn, scallop, and pork dumplings in a variety of shapes and sizes with fillings that could transport you places that you'd never been. Flavours that you'd never tasted before exploded onto your palate and all you wanted was more texture, flavour and slurpy goodness. Then there were sauces - smooth spicy red chili, yellow mustard, oily hot chili flakes, salty soy, sweet umami hoisin and sweet vinaigrette that could shift sweet succulent Sui Mai into a fiery salty mouthfilling explosions. Pass me a glass of water, green tea or Coca-cola.
Now add Robert Stelmachuk and voila - mind blowing! It's DimSomm - four styles of wine paired with the main styles of Dim Sum and the celebration just moved to a whole new level. Who would have thought? Yet imagine champange with Har Gow? Pinot Noir with steam rice in tea leaf with minced meat? But don't listen to me - find out what Robert recommends.
DimSomm Wine List
Order these 4 wines for #DimSomm available at Marquis Wine Cellars.
DimSomm Wine List
More Great Wine Recommendations Below
There are an additional 10 wines in the presentation. All are available at Marquis Wine Cellars except for one. Use Robert's wine code for a 10% discount for your entire purchase.
Robert's Wine Code
***To activate Robert's code(RobertWine101) select at least 1 wine that he has reviewed indicated below with 3 red stars. (***).
Do this and you will recieve 10% off your entire purchase.
More DimSomm Wine (extended version)
More white wines:
More red wines:
Dim Sum Recommendations
Eat Heritage at Broadway & Cambie has a decent selection open 11 am to 9 pm. Dine in or Take out . Door Dash menu available.
Western Lake this Victoria Drive venue has the best selection of Dim Sum. Open 10 am to 3 pm and 5:30 to 8:30 pm. Eat in or Take Out. Call to order.
Dumpling in a box is Van Doren Chan's new business venture. She's Dumplings are made fresh to order and frozen for your convenience. Deliveries are once a week so best to get your order in early.
Grocery Store Frozen Aisle at T&T, Save-on-Foods, Safeway, Thrifty's, Urban Fare look for HarGow, SuiMai,