Thursday, December 9, 2010

The Wine House

This wine boutique serves as a pleasant place for a peaceful, pork-packed meal accompanied by several glasses of Chardonnay or Pinot Noir.

Bacon-wrapped asparagus. Tiny, but marvelously savory and reasonably juicy.

Glazed pork belly. Meaty stuff, with a pinch of spiciness from some mustard on the side. But it lacks a sense of melt-in-the-mouth succulence to make it a real knockout.

Forgettable pork ribs. There are more lip-smacking, finger-lickin' versions elsewhere.

Red Hill Creek Chardonnay (Australia, 2007) & Don Cayetano Merlot (Santiago, Chile, 2008). The selection of wines by the glass is nicely priced at RM15-20.

Arthur Metz Gewurtzraminer (Alsace, France, 2005) & Logan Apple Tree Flat Merlot (Mudgee NSW, Australia, 2006).

The kitchen only closes at about 11pm, making The Wine House an ideal stop for a late snack when the rest of the mall is closed.

The Wine House,
Ground Floor, Hartamas Shopping Centre,
Jalan Sri Hartamas 1, Kuala Lumpur.
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  1. Wish there wasn't so many things tht was unavailable in one nite!
    But guess ur rite, its not the dining tht keeps them going, just the wines..

  2. Not a wine person... so, this is not my kinda of place.

  3. Are the selection of wine affordable too???

  4. Tng: ya, I think most visitors to this mall prefer to eat at the other outlets here, since there are just so many options!
    Michelle: not a wine person? Or maybe u haven't found the right wine for yourself yet :D
    Leo: oh yeah, lots of bottles for below rm100, if I recall correctly!

  5. wow looks like a nice place to indulge in wine and some porcine delights. Too bad it's kinda far for me!

  6. Eiling: yeah, I guess there are lots of other places serving both pork and wine these days. But the next time u're in this neighborhood, this could be nice to check out :D

  7. I don't like wine ...but i like the food >.<

  8. Wintergurl: ahh there's still a chance that u might like this place then! :D

  9. Seriously, methinks almost anything wrapped in bacon will turn out heavenly...

    ...with the obvious exception of cockles and mangosteens. :P

  10. lfb: trust u to think of the most delightful menage a trois ever! mangosteens stuffed with cockles, wrapped in bacon! :D