On July 30th at 6 p.m., Mora’s Fine Wine and Spirts will host a winemaker’s dinner with John Levenberg, winemaker at Bedell Cellars and Corey Creek Vineyards at Bliss restaurant in East Setauket.

I’ve met John on a few occasions and he is a young, energetic winemaker with great, diverse experience. He’s also a lot of fun and I’m sure this dinner will be as well. The menu is:

Bay Scallop Risotto

Bedell Cellars “Main Road White” NV

Watermelon and Feta Salad

Corey Creek Vineyards 2006 "Domaine CC" Rose

Roasted Breast of Long Island Duck with White Bean Ragout and Cabernet Franc Reduction

Corey Creek Vineyards 2006 Cabernet Franc

Pot Roast and Pasta Sheet Millefeuille

Bedell Cellars 2005 Merlot and Bedell Cellars 2005 "Taste Red" Meritage

Flourless Chocolate Cake with Raspberry Glaze

Bedell Cellars Raspberry Dessert Wine

Seating is limited to 50. Price per person is $79.99 + tax which covers everything. Reservations must be prepaid. Sign up at