AWARD-WINNING SOMMELIER INTRODUCES OUT PROFESSIONALS TO THE WIDE WORLD OF ROSE, NEW YORKERS’ FAVORITE WARM-WEATHER WINE.
On Tuesday, May 23, Out Professionals invites Members and friends to Le Du’s Wines, the West Village wine shop rated Number One in New York City by Zagat.
At this month’s edition of the Out Professionals Wine Club, the shop’s founder, James Beard Award-winning sommelier Jean-Luc Le Du, guides you through an exceptional selection of rosé wines, a favorite warm-weather choice of New Yorkers.
Among the evening’s wines:
- Karine Lauverjat Sancerre Rosé (Loire) 2016
- Chateau des Marres Rosé (Provence) 2016
- Clos Alivu Rosé (Corsica) 2016
- Matthiasson Rosé (Napa Valley, California) 2016
- Espirit de Gassier Rosé (Provence) 2016
- Terre Nere Etna Rosato (Italy) 2016
A generous sample of each wine is paired with cheese and charcuterie from Murray’s Cheese Shop, a Village favorite for 75 years.
The Out Professionals Wine Club is designed to appeal to all wine lovers – from the adventurous newcomer to the dedicated oenophile. The evening offers ample time for relaxed networking with other Out Professionals Members and guests.
Le Du’s Wines, 600 Washington Street, between Morton and Leroy Streets in the West Village. Subway: A/C/E, B/D/F/M to West 4th Street; 1 to Houston Street; PATH to Christopher Street.
Doors open at 6 p.m. with a welcoming glass of a distinguished sparkling rosé, Domaine Tissot Cremant du Jura Extra Brut Rosé NV. From 6:30 p.m. sharp to 8:00 p.m., tastings and commentary on six innovative pairings. Attendees enjoy a 5% percent discount on individual bottles, 15% on a case.
Nonmember, $59. Dues-paying OP Member, $49. Space limited. Sorry, no refunds or exchanges; final sale. Pre-registration closes at 6 p.m. on Monday, May 22. Pocket a copy of your online receipt; thanks!
OUT PROFESSIONALS REWARDS
YOUR SUPPORT AS A MEMBER!
As a registered nonprofit, Out Professionals relies heavily on Member support. A 12-month Individual Out Professionals Membership (new or renewal, your own or a gift) PLUS guaranteed admission for one to tonight’s edition of OP’s Wine Club totals just $99; final sale. OP Membership includes free entry to every month’s OP.LOUNGE and discounted admission to other year-round LGBT programming. Join here — and thank you!