Spanish Tempranillo – Olé!

What’s new, you ask? Besides our snazzy new décor, (stop in and see it) we also have some new wines on our wine list.  One we’re particularly pleased with is Sango by Bodega Rejadorada. A tempranillo from Toro, Spain, this beauty is rich, bold and velvety. The tempranillo grape is thick-skinned and has high anthocyanin level. These grapes create deeply colored wines with moderate tannins.  Tempranillo-based wines have notes… [Read More]

Celebrate International Chardonnay Day on May 23

Join us to celebrate International Chardonnay Day at Domaine Hudson on May 23! Have you heard of the ABC Club – “Anything But Chardonnay”? Astute white wine drinkers know that should actually be “Anything but BAD Chardonnay” because that’s the real cause of the misconception about this versatile, delightful wine. We thought we’d take this International Chardonnay Day, May 23,  as an occasion to introduce… [Read More]

A Mother’s Day Two-fer at Domaine Hudson

You know Mom loves a fine dining restaurant experience. Mother’s Day is the perfect time to take Mom to one of the best-ranked restaurants in the Wilmington area. Domaine Hudson of course! What, you say your sister got to her first? We have a solution that’s a two-fer: Send your Mom an elegant gift to enjoy when she wants, AND you’ll get a little sumpthin… [Read More]

Why can’t I see any wine bottles on display in Domaine Hudson?

Well the first question to answer is why would you NOT have wine displayed? Simply put, displaying wine is BAD for it. There are many environmental factors that affect how wine ages. Air temperature above 70 degrees causes wine to “cook” and for the flavors and aromas to become flat. Wine stored below 45 degrees (like in a refrigerator) can damage wine too. This is… [Read More]

Three-Course Thursday Tomorrow!

Thursday’s the day to get our best deal of the week! Our Three-Course Thursday treats two people to a 3-course dinner and bottle of wine for $95.  That’s just $47.50 per person for dinner and half a bottle of wine — the affordable way to enjoy the Domaine Hudson experience! Stop by tomorrow and give it a try. If you’re thrifty — or thirsty — or… [Read More]

Celebrate Your Graduate

Your graduate worked a long time for this achievement. Show them you’re proud by hosting a graduation party or dinner at Domaine Hudson. If you’d like to bring a group, we have private dining areas that accommodate from a dozen up to 70 guests. We also will open for groups of 15 more on Sunday and lunch any day. Looking for a more intimate gathering?… [Read More]

Four Ways to Make Date Night Great

Want to make your Date Night special? A little extra thought and planning will make a real impact. Here are four ideas to help you kick up your next date: 1. Dinner and a movie is always great date, but change it up.  Have dinner after the movie. Experts say that when couples discuss the movies they saw together, they become more in tune with each other…. [Read More]

The Rush to Graduation Starts Now

Do you have a high school or college graduation coming up? Are there lots of people who want to help mark this momentous time? Are you having guests in from out of town to join in the celebrations? Make their stay in Wilmington special by hosting a graduation private event at Domaine Hudson. We have private Our closed-door rooms accommodate groups as small as 12… [Read More]

Make Every Date Night a Special Occasion

A lot of people consider Domaine Hudson the ultimate special occasion restaurant in our area. (So do we.)  We are honored to be your choice for birthdays, anniversaries and graduation celebrations, wedding rehearsals and other significant dates. Now we have a way for any given Thursday to be a special event, and affordable, too! We’ve been calling Thursday our “Date Night.”  Even if you’re not dating,… [Read More]

“Skip the Long Drive to Philadelphia”

One of our recent, very complimentary dining reviews included the phrase “I think I will skip the long drive to Philadelphia for dining.” What a very nice and most-appreciated comment that was! We hope more Delawareans will feel that way as the dining scene in Wilmington continues to grow and evolve. So many new restaurants of so many varieties of cuisines all throughout our city… [Read More]