Food & Wine, Fun & Frolic on March menu at Chaz on the Plaza

March 14, 2014 – Kansas City, MO – Chaz on the Plaza offers gastronomes, oenophiles, cocktail enthusiasts and fun seekers three March culinary events in addition to the restaurants weekly specials.

Titus Vineyards Wine Dinner - Eric Titus, Titus Vineyards manager of vineyard operations, presents six wines from his family’s Napa Valley estate. Notable wines include the vineyard’s 2011 Adronicus Red Blend and 2010 Cabernet Sauvignon Reserve (rated 92 by Wine Spectator and 93 by Wine Advocate). Chef Charles d'Ablaing orchestrates a food course to complement each wine. Dinner is $135 per person, excluding tax and gratuity. Reservations are limited, call 816.802.2152 or email The menu is available at

Cocktail Prix Fixe Dinner – The dinner is an experimental culinary collaboration between Charles d'Ablaing, executive chef, and Deanna Brazil, director of food & beverage. The dinner allows epicureans to experience food and beverage chemistry in action over five courses of modern, regional American cuisine paired with hand-crafted cocktails. The Cocktail Prix Fixe Dinner is offered March 14 – 31. The menu is available at

Bushmills or Jameson? In honor of St. Patrick's Day, Chaz invites Kansas City's Irish community to weigh in on the centuries old preference debate. Irish Whiskey fans may sample both Bushmills and Jameson Irish whiskeys on St. Patrick’s Day for only $10, then cast a vote for their favorite. Results of Chaz’s unscientific straw poll will be announced online and in a future eNewsletter. Interested parties may receive the results by registering to be part of the Chaz eFriends community. In addition, Irish beer lovers may take advantage of $5 St. Patrick’s Day specials on Guinness, the Irish import, and Weston Brewing's Leaping Leprechaun Ale, the local challenger.

About Titus Vineyard: Located among 40 acres of historic vineyard in Napa Valley along the Silverado Trail just north of St. Helena, Titus Vineyards is a second generation, family-owned and farmed estate. Titus produces high quality grapes for limited production, premium Napa Valley wines. Included in its portfolio are artisan Cabernet Sauvignon, Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, Zinfandel, Petite Syrah, and Sauvignon Blanc and "Lot 1", the estate’s unconventional and prized blend of Petite Syrah and Petit Verdot.

About Chaz on the Plaza: Chaz on the Plaza is the signature restaurant of the historic Raphael Hotel located at 325 Ward Parkway in Kansas City, MO. It is a destination restaurant that embodies its city’s unique culture, history and spirit. Chaz is a 2013 recipient of Forbes Travel Guide Recommended award, TripAdvisor Certificate of Excellence, Wine Spectator Award of Excellence and Ingram’s Most Romantic Restaurant Silver. Signature items include a hand-cut, wet-aged prime Kansas City strip steak with brie stuffed potato croquette and grilled asparagus, locally sourced lamb chops and fried green tomatoes. Chaz Lounge presents live music nightly and from 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. Saturdays and Sundays during Weekend Jazz Brunch. Happy Hour drink specials and half-price appetizers are offered from 4 – 6 p.m. Mondays through Fridays. Information, menus, wine lists, and reservations are available online or by calling 816.802.2152.

Media Contact: Rick Hughey Hughey and Associates, L.L.C. 13140 Birch Overland Park, KS 66209 Ph. 913-681-6806

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