Food & Beverage
January 4, 2018

Council Oak Steaks & Seafood at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino To Host Duckhorn Vineyards Wine Pairing Dinner

Thursday, Jan. 25, 2018

The award-winning Council Oak Steaks & Seafood, located inside the AAA Four Diamond Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino in Hollywood, Fla., will host an exclusive Duckhorn Vineyards Pairing Dinner on Thursday, Jan. 25, 2018. Guests will enjoy a four-course dinner prepared by Council Oak’s culinary team led by Executive Chef Brian Doyle. Each course will be paired with wine selections from the premier Napa Valley winery, Duckhorn Vineyards. Hosted by Duckhorn Vineyards’ South Florida Ambassador Cary Combine, the night will begin with a welcome reception at 6:30 p.m. with passed hors d’oeuvres, followed by dinner at 7 p.m. The event is priced at $275 per person (excluding tax and gratuity). All guests will receive complimentary half bottles of Duckhorn Napa Valley Cabernet and Duckhorn Napa Valley Chardonnay.

Reservations are required and can be made by calling 954-316-2900. Additional information can be found at

Full menu with drink pairings below:

Welcome Reception

King Crab

Kaluga Caviar, Avocado, Tomato

Venison Carpaccio

Fig, Huckleberry, Watercress

Decoy Sauvignon Blanc, Sonoma County, California 2016  

Decoy Pinot Noir, Sonoma County, California 2015    

First Course

Grilled Octopus

Marcona Almond Romesco, Gigante Beans, Peppadew Peppers

Duckhorn Chardonnay, Napa Valley, California 2015

Second Course

Beef Tartare

Parmesan Espuma, Cured Egg Yolk, Arugula

 Duckhorn Merlot, Napa Valley, California 2014

 Main Course

Choice of:

 Dry Aged Colorado Lamb

English Peas, Cauliflower Au Gratin

Goldeneye Pinot Noir, Anderson Valley, California 2014  


Wagyu Ribeye Rossini

Foie Gras, Black Truffle, Madeira Demi

Duckhorn “The Discussion” Estate Grown, Napa Valley, California 2012


Anjou “Pear”

 Pomegranate, Citrus, Caramelized Chocolate

Duckhorn Sauvignon Blanc Late Harvest, Knights Valley, California 2012

 Council Oak is located at Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino at One Seminole Way in Hollywood, Florida. Dinner is served Sunday through Thursday from 5 p.m. to 10:30 p.m. and Friday and Saturday from 5 p.m. to 11 p.m. with live entertainment in the bar nightly. Brunch is available on Sunday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Telephone: 800-937-0010;

 About Council Oak Steaks & Seafood

Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino’s award-winning, signature steakhouse Council Oak Steaks & Seafood delivers a sophisticated fine-dining experience with 100% U.S.D.A. Prime dry-aged stockyard beef and Japanese Wagyu beef, fresh seafood, and an award-winning wine list served in an inviting, upscale atmosphere. Council Oak has been nationally recognized by Zagat and has earned Wine Spectator’s Award of Excellence consecutively since 2009.

About Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino

Seminole Hard Rock Hotel & Casino is South Florida’s iconic entertainment destination located minutes from Fort Lauderdale’s world-famous beach. The AAA Four Diamond-rated resort features 469 luxury guest rooms and suites, award-winning restaurants, a lagoon-style pool and Beach Club Bar & Grill, a Hard Rock-inspired spa, premium meeting and convention space and a 5,500-seat Hard Rock Live concert arena. The casino offers more than 100 table games, 2,000 of the most popular slots and a poker room. Fine dining options include Council Oak Steaks & Seafood, the resort’s signature steakhouse, and Kuro, a luxe and socially vibrant restaurant offering new-style Japanese cuisine. In the heart of the hotel is L Bar, a sophisticated, contemporary lounge showcasing handcrafted classic cocktails with a twist. Contemporary and casual eateries, include Blue Plate, the hotel’s 24-hour diner-inspired restaurant; Constant Grind, a gourmet coffee and pastry shop; and the ever-famous Hard Rock Cafe – Hollywood, part of Hard Rock’s 179 globally recognized rock ‘n’ roll restaurants.

For more information, call 800-937-0010, visit us online at, or follow us on Facebook: @SeminoleHardRockHollywood, Twitter: @HardRockHolly, Instagram: @HardRockHolly