The Winery in Harlem has a great no expense series of wine tastings for the New Year from around the world where you can experience the difference between a wine from Scotland, Italy and/or French.
The Black Bottle And His Many Friends
Friday, January 29th, 5:30pm to 8:00pm
Join Hal Wolin who represents Scotland’s, Graham Gordon’s Black Bottle Whisky. Hal will talk about the differences and similarities of blended whisky compared to single malt as we taste them side by side. We also have the wonderful Ann Marie Burke sharing some wonderful California Syrah from one of the very first plantings of Syrah in California.
French Sparkling Wines from Limoux.
Saturday, January 30th, 5:30pm to 8:00pm
Gerry Braceland is back to taste some wonderful sparkling wines from Domaine Martinolles. The Crémant de Limoux appellation, a refined sparkling wine dependent on Chardonnay, with Chenin Blanc and a little Pinot Noir, was created in 1990 to cater to more international tastes.
Every Day Wines from Southern Italy
Friday, February 5th, 5:30pm to 8:00pm
Have you ever had any Italian wines from the south outside of Primitivo and Nero d’Avola? Gabe Bettio and Enotria Imports will bring some wonderful Italian wines outside of the usual supects. Be ready to expand the mind into Galioppo and Negroamaro, two distinct wines wine entirely different personalities.
Northern French Wine From Beaujolais to Loire Valley
Saturday, February 6th, 5:30pm to 8:00pm
The young Frenchman, Aymeric Bireau will share his wine knowledge and excellent wines from Cru Beaujolais, Burgundy, and the Loire Valley. Expounding on the family estates of Domaine Bois de la Salle, Domaine Sylvain-Loichet, and Domaine de la Chaise.
THE WINERY, 257 West 116th Street, Harlem, New York, 212-222-4866, TheWineryonlne.com