RSJ's 30th anniversary: 1980-2010

2010 was a very special year for us as the RSJ Restaurant celebrated its 30th year. We held a number of special events through the year to mark our 30th birthday.

36th Year: 1980-2016

Another milestone with events happening during our 36th anniversary year.

Thursday, July 9, 2015

RSJ 35th anniversary dinner: Monday 6th July 2015

The Yellow Room scene of the anniversary dinner series  

Thierry Germain, Domaine des Roches Neuves 
@25th our anniversary dinner

‘35th Anniversary Dinner’ 
 Monday 6th July 2015

Crémant de Loire, Domaine de Nerleux
Amélie & Régis Neau 

White wine: 
2014 Pouilly Fumé
Sébastien Treuillet

1999 Saumur Blanc L’Insolite
Thierry Germain 

Cornish Crab, globe artichoke, crab bisque 

Red wine: 
1989 Bourgueil ‘Les Galichets’
Pierre Breton

1990  Chinon Domaine René Couly
Couly Dutheil 

Rump of lamb with crushed Jersey royals, peas, 
broad beans, lamb jus 

Sweet wine: 
1989 Vouvray Moelleux ‘Grande Année’
Bernard Fouquet 

Cashel blue cheese

Lemon & Raspberry crème brulée, passion fruit sorbet

Tom King 

Tom King's notes on some of the wines  
The 1999 Insolite was very good and the excessive oak present early on in its life has with time integrated well.  
The 1990 Chinon [magnum] from Couly on first opening looked to be on its last legs but it blossomed as the evening wore on and seemed to take on more substance. 
1989 Galichets [magnum] was excellent - still holding up really well and surprised us how good it was. 
1989 Fouquet Moelleux - plenty of life still ahead and drinking very well.