PLEASE SHARE & INVITE YOUR FRIENDS!!
Tickets are on sale for the 3rd Annual Wine on Wheels Fundraiser happening on Saturday, June 7th at City Winery. This year's panel of sommeliers is astounding and the selection of wines will go even beyond that of last year. Come out to enjoy some fine wines and help a great cause! Purchase your tickets at www.wineonwheels.org
All proceeds from Wine on Wheels benefit Wheeling Forward, a nonprofit that helps people with disabilities live life to the fullest. If you are unable to attend, but still would like to show your support please donate at www.wheelingforward.org/donate/
Schedule for Wine on Wheels 2014
Champagne Sommellerie™ & the challenge of
understanding Champagne Seminar
11am - 12pm
Join NYC's first and only professional sommelier specialized in champagne, Oumy Diaw the Champagne Sommelier™, for an hour-long sit-down seminar to taste unique cuvées and learn fundamental tools to understand champagne.
12pm - 1pm
Unique opportunity to get in early at 12PM to meet with all the sommeliers in an intimate setting and sample limited reserve wines being poured during this hour.
Wine on Wheels Grand Tasting
1pm - 4pm
$75 Admission in Advance / $100 At the Door
Grand Tasting featuring a selection of OVER 175 WINES being poured by a prominent panel of OVER 50 SOMMELIERS. Plus, new for this year is a spirits and mixology tasting, along with the popular sampling of artisanal Cognacs.
This year's distinguished panel of sommeliers includes:
Yannick Benjamin, University Club * Michel Couvreux, Per Se
Laura Manierc, Corkbuzz * Hristo Zisovski, Ai Fiori
Alexander Lapratt, Atrium * Joe Campanale, L'Artusi
Pascaline Lepeltier, Rouge Tomate * Matthew Conway, Marc Forgione
Dustin Wilson, MS, Eleven Madison Park * Michael Madrigale, Bar Boulud
Thomas Pastuszak, Nomad Restaurant * Jordan Salcito, Momofuku
Jeff Taylor, Betony * Aldo Sohm, Le Bernardin
Eric Hastings, Del Posto * Jean Luc Le Du, Le Du's Wines
Alexis Brock, LVMH * Tom Gannon, Spire Collection
Andre Compeyre, Loews Hotel * Sean Kerby, Riverpark
...and many more...
The tasting will feature OVER 175 WINES including French, Spanish, Italian, German, Mediterranean, Australian, and American regional wines from Burgundy, Loire Valley, Rhone, Alsace, Tuscany, Piedmont, Rioja, Ribera, California and more!! ...as well as organic/biodynamic wines, champagnes, a spirits/mixology tasting and artisanal Cognacs.
Remember last year's event SOLD OUT, so purchase tickets early.Thank you for your support!