The dish on Long Island's restaurant and food scene.
Two Huntington establishments, Bin 56 wine bar and Ideal Cheese shop, are pairing up for a wine-cheese pairing that goes far beyond California chardonnay and mass-produced Brie. On Sunday, April 7 at 2 p.m., Bin 56, which specializes in unusual wines from unexpected locales, will host the event.
Shinn Estate Haven 2010
Sauvignon Blanc, Semillion (North Fork, Long Island)
Bucheron France goats milk
Debit (North Dalmatia, Croatia)
Paski Sir Pag Island, Croatia sheeps milk
Cabernet Sauvignon (Mendoza, Argentina)
Grafton 2 Year Old Cheddar Vermont cows milk
Kekfrankos (Sopron, Hungary)
Reserve Comte France cows milk
Rosenhof Eiswein 2005
Blaufrankisch (Neusiedler, Austria)
Papillon Roquefort France sheeps milk
Tickets are $45 and reservations are required. Bin 56 (56 Stewart Ave., Huntington, 631-812-0060) or Ideal Cheese (278 Main St., Huntington, 631-923-3434) or go to bin56.com.