Want to taste the 2014 Riesling in a very unusual setting? How about the 3D Dining Experience at Copia?! The Riesling is part of the ‘trip’ to India—read on!
LE PETIT CHEF: 3D DINING EXPERIENCE
The CIA at Copia is excited to be the first to bring a truly innovative 3D culinary experience to the Napa Valley and West Coast. Join us for a two-hour journey, where you will be transported to the Silk Road traveled by the legendary Marco Polo. Throughout your voyage, you’ll discover vibrant sights, sounds, scents and tastes inspired by his travels, along with unexpected flavors that will captivate the senses.
As you follow along Marco Polo’s footsteps with Le Petit Chef™, you’ll feast on a spice trail inspired six-course dinner prepared by our creative team of CIA chefs led by Chef Todd Meyerhofer. Le Petit Chef 3D Dining Experience at Copia is a one-of-a-kind dining experience featuring cutting-edge 3D technology and visual storytelling by the world-renowned artists of Skullmapping™ and TableMation™.
Le Petit Chef 3D Dining Experience is offered Thursday–Saturday 6:30 – 8:00 p.m. Address is 500 First Street in Napa (707/967-2500).
The menu consists of:
Course 1 Amuse Marseille
Tuna Nicoise Tart
Duck Liver, Apple Butter, Brioche
Course 2 Arabia
Kofta Kebabs “Lamb Meatballs,” Raita
Vegetable Tagine, Preserved Lemon Couscous
Dates, Spiced Labneh, Candied Pistachios
Hummus, Olive Oil, Naan
Domaine Huet, Vouvray, Le Mont Demi-Sec, 2017
Course 3 India
Coconut-Curry Shrimp with Vegetable Noodles
Smith-Madrone, Spring Mountain, Riesling, 2014
Course 4 Himalaya
Citrus Sorbet and Yogurt
Course 5 China
Duck Two Ways:
Roasted Breast and Braised Thigh in Red Bean Paste, greens with garlic, maitake mushrooms
Rivers-Marie, Sonoma Coast, Pinot Noir, 2017
Course 6 Finale
Saffron-Cardamom Rice Pudding
Kiralyudvar, Tokaji Aszu 6 Puttonyos, Hungary, 2007
Skullmapping is a Belgium-based artistic collective founded by Filip Sterckx, an award-winning filmmaker, and art gallery owner, Antoon Verbeeck. Utilizing innovative technology and their extensive artistic knowledge, they tell captivating stories with stunning, inventive visuals.
TableMation uses overhead projections to animate place settings at dinner services with clever forced-perspective visual effects and character animations.