Restaurant

Oloroso


Reviewed in W&S June 2018 review by Allison Bart
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posted on July 2, 2018

There are 22 Sherries on offer at Oloroso, from fresh, crisp Hidalgo La Gitana Manzanilla to a dense, sweet 1987 Toro Albalá PX. And Sherry provides a saline theme for the cocktail list: Gordana Kostovski offers drinks like the Pata Blanca, a pear-scented combination of gin, Atxa Blanc vermouth and Amontillado; Hyde & Oakes is a fruitier mix of Fino and Spanish brandy, which goes particularly well with the charcuterie plate. Stay for dinner and explore the wine list, which reaches into the lesser-known corners of Spain. Los Bermejos Rosado, from the Canary Islands, is a highlight to match chef Townsend Wentz’s octopus stew with chickpeas and chorizo, or a paella that overflows with shellfish.


Short rib croquetas