AN AWARD-WINNING SOMMELIER INTRODUCES OUT PROFESSIONALS TO THE WIDE RANGE OF ROSÉ, NEW YORKERS’ FAVORITE WARM-WEATHER WINE.
On Thursday, April 14, 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.
In a tasting class inaugurating the Out Professionals Wine Club, the shop’s founder, James Beard Award-winning sommelier Jean-Luc Le Du, guides you through an eye-opening selection of rosé wines, a favorite warm-weather choice of New Yorkers.
Among the evening’s wines:
- Pétillant Naturel “La Ritournelle,” Breton
- Matthiasson Rosé, Napa Valley 2015
- Provence Rosé, Château d’Esclans “Rock Angel” 2014
- Sancerre Rosé, Lauverjat 2015
- Provence Rosé, Esprit de Gassier 2015
- Domaine de Peyrassol Rosé 2015
A generous sample of each wine is paired with cheese and charcuterie from Murray’s Cheese Shop, a Village favorite for 75 years. OP Members and guests enjoy a 15 percent discount on wines purchased during the evening. French gourmet confectionaries by Cure Gourmand.
The evening is designed to offer 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 6:30 p.m. To launch the evening, you are greeted with a welcoming glass of a sparkling rosé. From 7 to 8:45 p.m., tastings and commentary on five rosé wines, each paired with cheese and charcuterie. Enjoy a 15 percent discount on wines purchased this evening. Gourmet confectioneries by Cure Gourmande.
Nonmember, $70. Dues-paying OP Member, $55. Space is limited for this inaugural event. To avoid disappointment, register in advance. Pre-registration closes at noon on Tuesday, April 13. Pocket a copy of your online receipt; thanks! All sales final. Sorry, no refunds or exchanges.
IT PAYS TO BE AN OP MEMBER!
A 12-month Individual Out Professionals Membership (new or renewal) PLUS guaranteed admission for one to OP’s inaugural tasting class, just $95. And remember, that buys you a year’s worth of low-cost or no-cost networking and socializing! Order here.