Club Versante’s Oo La Cha partners with Mission Hill Family Estate for Special Dinner on December 8

It’s a match made for the most discerning culinary adventurers and wine enthusiasts.

On Thursday, December 8, for one night only, Oo La Cha — the acclaimed Mediterranean-inspired dining destination at Club Versante — is hosting a meticulously-curated wine dinner in collaboration with Mission Hill Family Estate winery, Canada’s only five-time winner of the prestigious Winery of the Year accolade.

Each of the dinner’s five courses has been specially created by Executive Chef William Lew, who designed the menu to enhance each exquisite wine pairing.

The menu is as follows:

Welcome glass of Exhilarat!on Brut Rosé

Caviar and Crudo

Royal Cristal Caviar, kanpachi, scallop, BC king shrimp, charred winter citrus, brûléed guanciale, red roe buttermilk sauce, stone fruit gelée, fennel. Wine paring: Terroir Collection Fritzi’s Vineyard 2021 Riesling

Truffle Venison Tartare

Binchotan charcoal-smoked, ’13 spice’ crust, hawthorn, shaved pine mushrooms, rose petal-fermented koji butter, dried plum, “volcanic” ash chip. Wine pairing: Legacy Collection 2017 Quatrain

Dry-Aged Winter Spiced Duck

Winter spice birch syrup glaze, foie gras croquette, roasted parsnip, blackberry fruit leather, cassis jus, “Compendium” tuille. Wine Pairing: Legacy Collection 2017 Compendium

Cocoa-Nib-Crusted Short Rib

Winter squash, confit Okanagan apples, dried dates, sunchoke chips, farro verde and bone marrow risotto. Wine pairing: Legacy Collection 2018 Oculus

Dessert Display and Station

– “Frozen Lake Okanagan” anti-griddle station (maple walnut ice cream popsicles)

– Pistachio-raspberry tart

– Dark-cherry dacquoise

Wine pairing: Terroir Collection 2014 Silver Ranch Vineyard Riesling Icewine

As well, for those seeking the ultimate wine-lover’s gift this season, there will be holiday wine sets available for purchase of two- and three-bottle bundles from Mission Hill Family Estate’s award-winning portfolio.

Oo La Cha x Mission Hill Family Estate Wine Dinner

Thursday, December 8, 6pm, Oo La Cha at Club Versante, 8400 West Road, Richmond

Tickets are priced at $188 per person (plus tax)

James Chung

Vancouver Lifestyle, Cool Tech & Travel Adventure. Email:

Leave a Reply

Your email address will not be published. Required fields are marked *