Breakthrough (College of Natural Sciences & Mathematics)

UH College of Natural Sciences & Mathematics Breakthrough (College of Natural Sciences & Mathematics)

Dine with NSM at the Red and White Wine Dinner, Feb 20

Our Beloved Red and White Wine Dinner Returns!

Red and White Wine Dinner

Join us for an evening of culinary delights as we explore fresh seafood creations and regional inspired dishes that make McCormick & Schmick’s a “can’t-miss” dining destination!

This popular dinner, featuring five courses paired with distinguished wines, brings together NSM alumni, friends, faculty and staff for an educational evening of gastronomical delights! The event is part of the College’s Culture & Science series. Complimentary valet and self-parking will be available.

McCormick & Schmick’s
1151 Uptown Park Blvd, Unit 01
Houston, TX 77056

Date: Monday, February 20, 2023

Time: 6:00 p.m. arrival

Tickets: $125.00 per person

Purchase Tickets

Ticket sales will close on Monday, February 13.


First Course

Tasting of Oysters
On the Half-Shell with Yuzu Granita, Rockefeller and Grilled with Scampi Butter
Wine Pairing: Chandon Brut, California Napa Valley, 2021

Second Course

Seared Diver Scallops
Melted Leeks and Citrus Caviar Cream
Wine Pairing: Santa Margherita, Valdadige, 2021

Third Course

Grilled Chilean Sea Bass
Butternut Squash, Maitake Mushroom Escabeche
Wine Pairing: Jordan, Chardonnay, Russian River Valley, 2019

Fourth Course

Smoked Beef Short Ribs
Polenta, Chevre, Pickled Alliums, Red Wine Jus
Wine Pairing: Alexander Valley Vineyards, Cabernet Sauvignon, Alexander Valley, 2019

Fifth Course

Citrus Brown Butter Cake
Vanilla Ice Cream, Candied Walnuts, Salted Caramel, Charred Winter Citrus
Wine Pairing: Robert Mondavi, Moscato, 2014

For more information, please contact Jennifer Knobloch at 713-743-4978 or email at