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The menu, which is divided into five sections, changes often. By moving away from an appetizer/entrée format, and instead offering plates that are of a similar size, guests have the opportunity to try more dishes.
Below is a sample menu. 


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CHEF’S 5-COURSE TASTING MENU   
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WINE PAIRING   40
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VEGETABLES

Warm native beets with celery leaves, navel orange, yogurt and toasted almonds   9
Warm salad of different radishes, radish kimchi, avocado, crème fraîche, EVOO   8
Crispy tempura squash blossoms filled with ratatouille, parmesan cream, parsley   8
Braised greens beignets, grilled scallion aioli   9
Salad of local cantaloupe and green plums, sheep’s milk feta, nepitella, red wine vinaigrette   10

FISH + SHELLFISH

W&C Oysters three ways; fried, raw and ‘chips’   10*
W&C Oysters on the half shell   3ea*
Caramelized jumbo sea scallop, chowder of quahog clams, sweet corn, potato and andouille sausage   13
Braised and smoked octopus, shishito peppers, stew of roasted tomato, peppers, chili and saffron   15
RI striped bass filet with roasted local squashes, creamy squash broth with basil and dill   20

MEAT + POULTRY + GAME

Local deviled pullet eggs, smoked trout roe   5
Duck ‘Onsen Egg’, mushroom dashi, crunchy grains, maitake mushrooms   7
Boneless chicken wing with Thai curry, lemongrass, galangal, peanuts, Thai basil and mint   10
Pan seared foie gras, duck neck confit, smoked cherries, almond crumble   18
Confit pork belly and littleneck clams, ragout of local pole beans, sweet corn, bagna cauda sauce   19
ME lamb two ways: roasted saddle and braised shoulder rillette, spinach, parsnips, lamb jus   25
Prime beef hangar steak, ragout of cultivated and foraged mushrooms, Sauce Bordelaise   26
40 day dry-aged prime bone-in ribeye (for two), potatoes, mushrooms, bone marrow   110

HAND MADE PASTA + GRAINS

Spaghetti Bolognese, Parmigiano-Reggiano   13
Casonsei pasta stuffed with Italian buratta, heirloom cherry tomatoes, basils, EVOO   13
Carnaroli risotto with sweet corn and buttered lobster   15
Campanelle with summer vegetables, herbs, mushroom emulsion, Pecorino-Romano   12
Rigatoni (Carbonara-style), guanciale, soft egg yolk, sweet peas, Pecorino 14 Add Australian winter black truffles   30

DESSERTS
 
Colston-Bassett Stilton, toasted raisin and walnut bread, native honey   8
Peanut butter and banana ‘smore’, chocolate ganache, peanut cookie   9
Dark chocolate semi freddo, textures of Valrhona chocolate, hazelnuts   9
Vanilla ice cream with toasted cashews and chocolate chips   7
Chocolate coated sweet basil mousse, raspberries, crunchy vanilla meringue   9


    


     



PERSIMMON WINE LIST
August 2017
Sommelier: Steffen Rasch

WINES BY THE GLASS
Something Unusual – Ask Your Server   11 / 39
SPARKLING
Sparkling Rose, Rivarose Brut Rose, Provence, France, NV   10 / 35
Prosecco, Borgoluce Brut, Valdobbiadene Prosecco Superiore, Italy, NV   11 / 39
Brachetto d’Acqui, (Demi-Sec, Frizzante), Marenco ‘Pineto’, Piedmont, Italy, 2016   13 / 46
WHITE
Viura, Ostatu, Bianco, Rioja, Spain, 2016   8 / 29
Sauvignon Blanc, Domaine de Villegeai, ‘Rive Droite’, Coteaux du Giennois, Loire, France, 2016   9 / 32
Cortese, La Battistina, ‘Nuovo Quadro', Gavi di Gavi, Piedmont, Italy, 2015   13 / 46
Chardonnay, Iconic Wines, ‘Heroine’, Sonoma, California, USA, 2013   13 / 46
Riesling, Semi-Dry, Anthony Road, Finger Lakes, New York, USA, 2015   12 / 43
Roussanne, Stolpman Vineyards, Ballard Canyon, California, USA, 2014   16 / 54
STILL ROSES
Rose of Sangiovese, La Spinetta, Il Rose di Casanova, Tuscany, Italy 2016   12 / 43
Rose of Cabernet Franc, Rene Couly, Chinon, Loire, France, 2016   12 / 43
REDS
Pinot Noir, Anne Amie ‘Winemaker’s Selection’, Willamette Valley, Oregon, USA, 2015   15 / 53
Sangiovese, Brancaia ‘Tre’, Tuscany, Italy, 2013   13 / 46
Cabernet Sauvignon, Conway, Happy Canyon, Santa Barbara, California, USA, 2013   14 / 49
Red Blend, Domaine Bessa Valley, ‘Enira’, Thracian Lowlands, Bulgaria, 2010   11 / 39

HALF BOTTLES (375ml)
SPARKLING
Gruet, Brut, New Mexico, USA, NV   29
Raventos I Blanc Rosé, Cava, Penedes, Spain, NV   32
Billecart-Salmon, Brut Réserve, Champagne, France, NV   55
Billecart-Salmon, Brut Rosé, Champagne, France, NV   65
WHITES
Sauvignon Blanc, Lucien Crochet, Sancerre, Loire Valley, France, 2015   36
Cortese, La Scola, Gavi, Piedmont, Italy, 2015   34
Chardonnay, Domaine Alain Gautheron, Chablis, France, 2015   29
Chardonnay, Hendry, ‘Barrel Fermented’, Napa, California, USA, 2013   36
Gewurztraminer, Hugel, Alsace, France, 2012   32
Chenin Blanc, Domaine Champalou, Vouvray, Loire, France, 2014   30
Riesling, Reiler Mullay-Hofberg, Melsheimer Kabinett, Mosel, Germany, 2013   24
REDS
Mercurey, Pinot Noir, Château de Chamilly ‘Monopole’, Burgundy, France, 2012   40
Gevrey Chambertin, Pinot Noir, Harmand-Geoffroy, Burgundy, France, 2013   69
Cahors, Malbec, Clos La Coutale, France, 2013/2015   24
Châteauneuf-du-Pape, Grenache Blend, Domaine Grand Veneur, Rhone, France, 2013   45
Vino Noble di Montepulciano, Sangiovese, ‘Dei’, Maria Caterina, Tuscany, Italy, 2012   39
Brunello di Montalchino, Ciacci Piccolomini D’Aragona, Tuscany, Italy, 2011   58
Pinot Noir, Robert Sinksey, Los Carneros, Napa Valley, California, USA, 2013   45
Merlot, L’Ecole N˚. 41, Columbia Valley, Washington, USA, 2012/2013   33
Cabernet Sauvignon, Elizabeth Spencer, Napa Valley, California, USA, 2014   50
Syrah, Qupé, Central Coast, California, USA, 2013   30
Zinfandel, Dashe, Dry Creek Valley, California, USA, 2014   30
Barolo, Nebbiolo, Damilano, Cinque Vigne, Piedmont, Italy, 2011   45

SPARKLING WINE (750ml)
Lambrusco, Medici Ermete Concerto Reggiano, Emilia Romagna, Italy, 2014   39
Cava, Avinyo Brut Reserva, Penedes, Spain, 2013   36
Chardonnay, Mirabella Franciacorta 'Saten', Lombardy, Italy, NV   56
Chardonnay/Pinot Noir, Sparkling Pointe, Brut, Long Island, New York, USA, 2013   59
Riesling, Melsheimer Reiler Mullay-Hofberg Sekt, Mosel, Germany, 2011   59
Cremant de Alsace, Brut Rose, Charles Sparr, Alsace, France, NV   49
Jacquart, Brut, Mosaïque, Champagne, France, NV   54
Pol Roger, Brut, Champagne, France, NV   85
Cedric Bouchard 'Roses de Jeanne', Blanc de Noir, Champagne, France, NV   99
Charles de Cazanove, ‘Stradivarius’, Brut, Champagne, France, 2007   115
Larmandier-Bernier, Champagne. France, 2009   120

WHITE WINES
FRANCE

Muscadet Sevre et Maine, Melon, Dom. de l’Ecu, ’Orthogneiss’, Loire, 2014   46
Sancerre, Sauvignon Blanc, Lucien Crochet, Loire, 2014   60
Bordeaux Blanc, Sauvignon/Semillon, La Petite Lune, Grand Vin de Bordeaux, 2015   39
Chinon Blanc, Chenin Blanc, Couly-Dutheil, ‘Les Chanteaux’, Loire, 2015   59
Vouvray, Chenin Blanc, Domaine Pichot, Loire, 2015   49
Savennieres, Chenin Blanc, Domaine Des Baumard, Loire, 2011   54
Macon-Pierreclos, Thevenet et Fils, Burgundy, 2015   45
Meursault, Bitouzet-Prieur, ‘Les Corbins’, Burgundy, 2013   99
Meursault, Verget, 1er Cru ‘Les Poruzots’, Burgundy, 1996   120
Chablis, Sebastien Dampt, 'Les Vaillons', 1er Cru, Burgundy, 2015   69
Chablis, Domaine Francois Raveneau, 'Vaillons', 1er Cru, Burgundy, 2010   199
Chablis, Domaine Francois Raveneau, 'Montee de Tonnerre', 1er Cru, Burgundy, 2011   199
Chassagne-Montrachet, Chardonnay, Dom. Jean-Marc Morey, ‘Le Bergerie’, Burgundy, 2014   99
Châteauneuf -du-Pape Blanc, Brotte, Barville 'Roussanne', Rhone, 2015   75
Riesling, Hugel, Alsace, 2013   49
Riesling, Gerard Metz, Grand Cru Muenchberg, Alsace, 2011   65
Gewurztraminer, Willm, 'Clos Gaenbroennel', Grand Cru, Alsace, 2012   55
Pinot Gris, Meyer-Fonne, Reserve, Alsace, 2015   54
AUSTRIA, GERMANY, HUNGARY & GREECE
Grüner Veltliner, Schloss Gobelsburg ‘Ried Steinsetz’, Kamptal, Austria, 2015   59
Grüner Veltliner, Weingut Brandl, Weinberge, Niederösterreich, Austria, 2015   46
Scheurebe, Weingut Pfeffingen Trocken, Pfalz, Germany, 2015   39
Riesling, Weingut Brandl, Heiligenstein Reserve, Kamptal, Austria, 2015   59
Riesling, J.J. Prüm Kabinett, Graacher Himmelreich, Mosel, Germany, 2012   69
Riesling, Weingut Odinstal, 350 N.N. Trocken, Pfalz, Germany, 2012   69
Riesling, Clusserath Trittenheimer Apotheke Spatlaese, Mosel, Germany, 2014   65
Furmint, MAD, Tokaj, Hungary, 2013   45
Malaguzia, Alpha Estate, Turtle Vineyard, Greece, 2015   39
UNITED STATES
Sauvignon Blanc, Cloudfall, Scheid Vineyard, San Lucas, Monterey, California, 2015   39
Picpoul, Bonny Doon, ‘Beeswax Vineyard’, Arroyo Seco, Monterey, California, 2016   39
Pinot Gris, Anne Amie, Willamette Valley, Oregon, 2016   39
Chardonnay, Long Meadow Ranch, ‘Farmstead’, Napa, California, 2015   48
Chardonnay, Matthiasson, ‘Linda Vista Vineyard’, Napa, California, 2015   63
Chardonnay, Mayacamas, Mt Veeder, Napa, California, 2014   79
Chardonnay, Liquid Farm ‘White Hill’, Sta. Rita Hills, California, 2014   90
Chardonnay, Mount Eden Vineyards Estate, Santa Cruz, California, 2012   112
Viognier, Stolpman Vineyards, Ballard Canyon, Sta. Barbara, California, 2014   46
Riesling, Dry, Ravines, Finger Lakes, New York, 2014   38
ITALY, SPAIN, PORTUGAL & NEW ZEALAND
Pinot Grigio, Livon 'Braide Grande', Collio, Friuli, Italy, 2015   45
Arneis, Elvio Tintero Langhe, Piedmont, Italy, 2015   39
Falanghina, Miali ‘Single Vineyard’, Puglia, Italy, 2016   39
Pecorino, Cantine Castignano 'Montemisio', Offida, Marche, Italy, 2015   45
Garganega/Trebbiano, Pierpopan Soave Classico, ‘Calvarino’, Veneto, Italy, 2014   59
Godello, Bodegas Godeval, Valdeorras, Spain, 2015   35
Hondarrabi Zuri, Getariako Txakolina, Ulacia, Pais Vasco, Spain, 2016   39
Sauvignon Blanc, Overstone, Marlborough, New Zealand, 2016   34

ROSÉ WINES
Zweigelt, Schloss Gobelsburg 'Cistercien', Niederosterreich, Austria, 2016   39
Provence, Commanderie de Peyrassol, Côtes de Provence, France, 2016   45
Bandol, Mourvèdre, Château Val d'Arenc, Provence, France, 2016   49
Sancerre, Lucien Crochet, 'Pinot Rose', Loire, France, 2016   59
Tavel, Les Lauzeraies, Rhone, France, 2016   39
Merlot, Channing Daughters, 'Rosato', North Folk, Long Island, NY, USA, 2016   45


RED WINES
FRANCE

Regnie, (Gamay) Nicolas Chemarin, 'Haute Ronze', Beaujolais, 2014   49
Fleurie (Gamay) Manoir du Carra, ‘Vers Le Mont’, Beaujolais, 2014   55
Fleurie (Gamay) Domaine des Terres Dorees (Jean-Paul Brun), ‘Grille Midi’, Beaujolais, 2009   89
Hautes-Cotes de Baune, Domaine Billard Pere et Fils, Bourgogne, 2016   45
Savigny-Les-Beaune, Domaine Lucien Jacob, Burgundy 2013   69
Chorey-Les-Beaune, Edmond Cornu, ‘Les Bon Ores’, Burgundy, 2009   89
Santenay, Jean-Marc Morey, Les Cornieres, Burgundy, 2013   78
Nuits-Saint-Georges, Domaine Forey Père & Fils, Burgundy, 2012   120
Pommard, Domaine Michel Caillot, Burgundy, 2011   99
Morey-St. Denis, Hubert Lignier, Burgundy, 2013   150
Gevrey-Chambertin, Domaine Fourrier, Vielle Vigne, Burgundy, 2013   165
Gevrey-Chambertin, Domaine Harmand-Geoffroy, Burgundy, 2009   129
Gevrey-Chambertin, Domaine Joseph Drouhin, Burgundy, 2005   129
Chinon, (Cabernet Franc), Domaine Baudry, Loire 2014   45
Saint-Emilion, Château Montlabert, Grand Cru, Bordeaux, 2009   59
Haut-Medoc, Château Lanessan, 2010   59
Pauillac, Château Tour Pibran, Bordeaux, 2011   66
Graves, Château Grand Bos, Bordeaux, 2005   69
Saint-Emilion, Château Simard, Bordeaux, 2005   99
Saint-Estephe, Château Meyney, 'Prieure des Couleys de Meyney', Bordeaux, 2010   89
Saint-Emilion, Château Haut-Segottes, Grand Cru, Bordeaux, 2011   89
Margaux, Château Moulin De Tricot, Bordeaux, 2012   99
Vacqueyras, Domaine Ondines, Rhone, 2014   49
Terrasses du Larzac, (Syrah/Grenache), Ch. des Crès Ricards, 'Oenothera', Languedoc, 2013   59
St-Joseph, Jean-Louis Chave, ‘Offerus’, Rhone, 2014   65
Hermitage, Jean-Louis Chave,‘Farconnet’, Rhone, 2011   129
Châteauneuf-du-Pape, Domaine Bois De Boursan, Rhone, 2012/2013   89
CHILE, ARGENTINA, URUGUAY, AUSTRALIA & NEW ZEALAND
Malbec, Viu Manent, 'San Carlos', Colchagua Valley, Chile, 2013   45
Malbec, Luca, Uco Valley, Mendoza, Argentina, 2013   60
Carmenere, Casa Silva, 'Los Lingues', Colchagua Valley, Chile, 2014   42
Cabernet Sauvignon, Garage Lot #61, Maipo Valley, Chile, 2014   69
Tannat, Bodegas Carrau, ‘Amat’, Cerro Chapeau, Uruguay, 2009   60
Shiraz, Mollydooker, ‘The Boxer’, McLaren Vale, Australia, 2015   59
Pinot Noir, Carrick, ‘Unravelled’, Central Otago, New Zealand, 2013   55
ITALY, GREECE, SPAIN, PORTUGAL & SOUTH AFRICA
Ruche, Cantine Valpane, ‘Rosa Ruske’, Piedmont, Italy, 2015   39
Negroamaro, Taurino, Salice Salentino Riserva, Puglia, Italy, 2010   39
Dolcetto d’Alba, J.D. Vajra, Piedmont, Italy, 2015  45
Nebbiolo, Giovani Rosso, Langhe, Piedmont, Italy, 2014   51
Sangiovese, La Spinetta, Il Nero di Casanova, ‘Terre di Pisa’, Tuscany, Italy, 2012   45
Sangiovese, Vino Noble di Montepulciano, ‘Dei’, Maria Caterina, Tuscany, Italy, 2013   59
Chianti Classico Gran Selezione, Castello di Ama, ‘San Lorenzo’, Tuscany, Italy, 2011   75
Chianti Classico, Podere Le Boncie Le Trame, Tuscany, Italy, 2013   96
Brunello di Montalcino, Fattoria dei Barbi, Tuscany, Italy, 2011   110
Primitivo/Syrah, Miali Settarte, Puglia, Italy, 2009   68
Fara, Il Chiosso, Piedmont, Italy, 2010   60
Gattinara, Travaglini, Piedmont, Italy, 2011   59
Barolo, Fratelli Brovia, Rocche di Castiglione, Piedmont, Italy, 2012   159
Barolo, Piazzo Riserva, ‘Sottocastello di Novello’, Piedmont, Italy, 2006   99
Valpolicella, Ripasso, Buglioni 'Il Bugiardo', Veneto, Italy, 2012   49
Amarone della Valpolicella, Santi, Veneto, Italy, 2010   89
Nero d’Avola, Occhipinti 'Siccagno’, Sicily, Italy, 2014   79
Sagrantino di Montefalco, Colpetrone, Umbria, Italy, 2011   69
Xinomavro Blend, Ktima Kir-Yianni, Yianakohori Hills, Naoussa, Greece, 2013   45
Bierzo, Mencia, Mengoba Gregory Perez, Spain, 2014   50
Rioja, Baron de Lay, Reserva, Spain, 2010   50
Priorat, Celler Celilio, Black Slate 'Gratallops', Spain, 2014   54
Ribera del Duero, Bodegas PadroRey, ‘Single Vineyard’, Gran Riserva, Spain, 2009   89
Dão, Red Blend, UDACA ‘Irreverente’, Terras do Dão, Portugal, 2013   39
Douro, Meandro, Vale Meão, Portugal, 2014   54
Bordeaux Blend, Stellekaya, ‘Orion’, Stellenbosch, South Africa, 2009   89
Pinotage, Bosman, Lelienfontein Wellington, South Africa, 2013   79
UNITED STATES
Pinot Noir, Vista Hills, Treehouse Estate’, Dundee Hills, Willamette, Oregon, 2012   59
Pinot Noir, Belle Pente, Yamhill-Carlton, Oregon, 2011   78
Pinot Noir, Roco, ‘March Estate’, Willamette Valley, Oregon, 2012   79
Pinot Noir, Sandhi, Santa Rita Hills, Santa Barbara, California, 2013   79
Pinot Noir, Neyers Vineyards, ‘Roberts Road’ Sonoma Coast, California, 2014   76
Pinot Noir, Anthill Farms, ‘Campbell Ranch’, Sonoma Coast, California, 2013   79
Pinot Noir, Ladera Vineyards, ‘Pillow Road Vdy’, Russian River Valley, Sonoma, California, 2013   99
Cabernet Franc, Dr. Konstantin Frank, Finger Lakes, New York, 2013   49
Merlot, L’Ecole N˚. 41, Columbia Valley, Washington, 2012   54
Merlot, Celani Family Vineyards, 'Siglo', Napa Valley, California, 2014   59
Cabernet Sauvignon, Brea, ‘Margarita Vineyard’, Paso Robles, California, 2013   54
Cabernet Sauvignon, Louis Martini, Alexander Valley, California, 2014   60
Cabernet Sauvignon, Jordan, Alexander Valley, Sonoma, California, 2012   99
Cabernet Sauvignon, Volker Eisele Family Estate, Napa Valley, California, 2012   99
Cabernet Sauvignon, Orin Swift, ‘Palermo’, Napa, California, 2015   85
Cabernet Sauvignon, L’Ecole N˚. 41, Walla Walla, Washington, 2013   84
Cabernet Sauvignon, Betz, ‘Père de Famille’, Columbia Valley, Washington, 2012/2013   139
Bordeaux Blend, Robert Sinskey, ’POV’, Carneros, California, 2012   87
Bordeaux Blend ‘Cave Dog’, Michael Havens Wines, Napa, California, 2014   99
Petite Sirah, Orin Swift, 'Machete', California, 2015   89
Rhone Blend, Donkey and Goat, ‘Five Thirteen’, El Dorado, California, 2014   65
Syrah, Owen Roe, ‘Ex Umbris’, Yakima Valley, Washington, 2014   51
Syrah, Ron Rubin, ‘Cool Climate’, Green Valley of Russian River Valley, California, 2013   60
Syrah, Keller Estate, ‘Rotie’, Sonoma Coast, California, 2011   69
Zinfandel, Bedrock Wine Co., 'Old Vine', Zinfandel, California, 2014   55