A Toast to Peace: Mondiale Induction Dinner

celebrating the

International Day of Peace

Friday, September 22, 2023

6:30pm Champagne Reception & Hors d’oeuvres

7:15pm Inductions followed by a 4-Course Dinner with Wine Pairings

919 Milam St  |  Houston, TX 77002


Les Hors d’Oeuvres

East Coast Oyster on the Half Shell
cucumber mignonette & tequila lime essence

Ahi Tuna Crostini
smoked chili harissa, castelvetrano olive & micro crimson

Smoked Pork Belly Tartlet
brie mousse, bee pollen & grilled honey

Taittinger “La Francaise” Brut Champagne NV

Le Menu Du Chef

Premier Cours

Wood Grilled Gulf Shrimp
roasted salsify, avocado, french breakfast radish,
pea tendrils, aleppo & champagne mango coulis

Domaine Baron Thénard Givry 1er Cru clos du Cellier Aux Moines Blanc, 2016

Deuxième Cours

Pan Roasted Magret Duck Breast
parsley root puree, caramelized pear, crushed sunchokes,
burgundy watercress & brandy cherry gastrique

Domain Drouhin Laroze Gevrey Chambertin 1er Cru, 2019

Plat Principal

Wagyu Strip Loin
black garlic paint, caramelized thyme potato pave,
chanterelle mushrooms, caulilini & sauce périgueux

2014 Domain du Pégaü Châteauneuf du Pape, 2014

2013 E. Guigal Côte-Rotie Brune et Blonde (Rhone), 2013


Basque Cheesecake
chocolate black currant sauce, amaretto cookie crumble
brûléed fig & fresh blackberries

Colheita Tawny Port

Mondiale Members: $260 | Chaîne Members: $295* | Guests: $295

Attire: Cocktail Attire with Ribbons

* Special Offer for Chaîne Members to Join the Société Mondiale du Vin (“Mondiale”)
If you are a Chaîne member interested in joining Mondiale, pay the Chaîne Member price for this event along with 
the $60 Initiation Fee
and the Bailliage will apply the difference between the Mondiale Member price and the Chaîne Member price to your first-year dues to Mondiale ($35).

By way of participating in a Chaîne activity, members and guests implicitly grant permission and hold harmless the Chaîne to use their likeness and those of their guests in photographs in all its publications and any and all other media, without compensation.