This Day On The Street
Continue to site
This account is pending registration confirmation. Please click on the link within the confirmation email previously sent you to complete registration.
Need a new registration confirmation email? Click here

Del Frisco's Down Under: Celebrate The Global Release Of The 2008 Penfolds Grange Shiraz, Honored By The Wine Advocate With A Perfect Score Of 100, Exclusively At Del Frisco's Double Eagle Steak House On May 1

SOUTHLAKE, Texas, March 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- David O'Day, director of wine for Del Frisco's Restaurant Group, is thrilled to announce that the 2008 Penfolds Grange Shiraz, one of the wines most sought after by collectors around the world, will be released and served exclusively at Del Frisco's Double Eagle Steak Houses on May 1 in advance of its global debut the following day.  The 2008 Penfolds Grange Shiraz was recently awarded a perfect 100-point rating by critic Lisa Perrotti-Brown of The Wine Advocate.  This is the first time since 1976 that The Wine Advocate, which has reviewed Penfolds Grange Shiraz annually since the 1960 vintage, has honored the wine with a 100-point rating. 



"In her review of the 2008 Penfolds Grange Shiraz, Lisa Perrotti-Brown described it as 'a wonderfully opulent and…magic vintage' and we're honored to be able to release it exclusively to our guests as a prized addition to our unparalleled wine list," said David O'Day, director of wine for Del Frisco's Restaurant Group.  "Our guests are sophisticated, knowledgeable and adventurous.  We are excited to be presented with the rare opportunity to host the exclusive US release of Penfolds Grange, demonstrating the synergy between Shiraz and the soils and climates of South Australia through our unique dining experience."

Chefs from each of Del Frisco's 10 locations teamed to create a special five-course menu with dishes designed to showcase some of Penfolds' most prized wines.  In Boston, Charlotte, Dallas, Denver, Fort Worth, Houston, and Las Vegas the five-course Penfolds Grange Dinner at Del Frisco's Double Eagle Steak House will be $200/person, while in Chicago and Philadelphia it will be $250/person.  Only in New York, the dinner will be $295/person and will include a pairing with the 2003 Penfolds Grange Shiraz, poured from magnums. 

Del Frisco's Double Eagle Steak House is a contemporary steak house, with a see-and-be-seen buzz, bold and delicious cuisine, an award-winning wine list, and warm, genuine hospitality.  Del Frisco's Double Eagle Steak House is known for its prime steak – the top 2 – 3 percent of all meat in the U.S. market.   As Director of Wine, O'Day has carefully selected a staggering array of sought-after wines, creating a stand-out choice for power players with discerning taste who want the best wines to complement their prime steaks. 

O'Day has built relationships with vintners around the world, fully committed to continuing his wine education and that of his staff in order to surprise, delight and entertain guests.  The Grange style is the original and most powerful expression of Penfolds multi-vineyard, multi-district blending philosophy, making this exclusive release of the 2008 vintage even more special. 

1 of 2

Check Out Our Best Services for Investors

Action Alerts PLUS

Portfolio Manager Jim Cramer and Director of Research Jack Mohr reveal their investment tactics while giving advanced notice before every trade.

Product Features:
  • $2.5+ million portfolio
  • Large-cap and dividend focus
  • Intraday trade alerts from Cramer
Quant Ratings

Access the tool that DOMINATES the Russell 2000 and the S&P 500.

Product Features:
  • Buy, hold, or sell recommendations for over 4,300 stocks
  • Unlimited research reports on your favorite stocks
  • A custom stock screener
Stocks Under $10

David Peltier uncovers low dollar stocks with serious upside potential that are flying under Wall Street's radar.

Product Features:
  • Model portfolio
  • Stocks trading below $10
  • Intraday trade alerts
14-Days Free
Only $9.95
14-Days Free
Dividend Stock Advisor

David Peltier identifies the best of breed dividend stocks that will pay a reliable AND significant income stream.

Product Features:
  • Diversified model portfolio of dividend stocks
  • Updates with exact steps to take - BUY, HOLD, SELL
Trifecta Stocks

Every recommendation goes through 3 layers of intense scrutiny—quantitative, fundamental and technical analysis—to maximize profit potential and minimize risk.

Product Features:
  • Model Portfolio
  • Intra Day Trade alerts
  • Access to Quant Ratings
Real Money

More than 30 investing pros with skin in the game give you actionable insight and investment ideas.

Product Features:
  • Access to Jim Cramer's daily blog
  • Intraday commentary and news
  • Real-time trading forums
Only $49.95
14-Days Free
14-Days Free
AAPL $93.24 0.00%
FB $117.81 0.00%
GOOG $701.43 0.00%
TSLA $211.53 0.00%
YHOO $36.94 0.00%


Chart of I:DJI
DOW 17,660.71 +9.45 0.05%
S&P 500 2,050.63 -0.49 -0.02%
NASDAQ 4,717.0940 -8.5450 -0.18%

Free Reports

Top Rated Stocks Top Rated Funds Top Rated ETFs