Tuesday, March 26, 2019
Trade & Media Seminar, 12 noon – 1pm
The Rhone Rangers will present a “State of the Rhone Nation”seminar, open to trade and media, which will provide an opportunity to understand the taste profiles of the principal Rhone varieties and will include wines from Halter Ranch (Paso Robles, CA), Horton Vineyards (Orange County, VA), Tercero (Santa Barbara County, CA), Two Shepherds (Sonoma County, CA), Tablas Creek Vineyard (Paso Robles, CA). $45/each consumers or complimentary to qualified members of the Trade and Media. To RSVP, click here. To RSVP, click here.
Trade Tasting, 1-4pm
Seventeen wineries will pour more than 65 wines for the wine trade and media. Tickets are complimentary for those who directly influence the purchase of wine including sommeliers, chef-restaurant owners, wine writers, wine retailers, wine wholesalers, distributors and brokers. To RSVP, click here.
Grand Tasting, VIP Admission, 6-7pm
Wine lovers can secure early entry to the Grand Tasting by purchasing VIP tickets. More than 60 wines will be available to taste as well as a selection of appetizers. VIP tickets are $90 and are available from City Winery – Washington D.C. TICKETS
Grand Tasting General Admission, 7-9pm
Some of the country’s best producers of Rhone wines will be in attendance for this two-hour tasting experience. Tickets are available in advance for $60 from City Winery – Washington D.C. Space permitting, tickets may also be available at the door. TICKETS
Wednesday, March 27, 2019
Wine Dinner, 7-9pm
Enjoy an exclusive multi-course dinner prepared by Chef Brandon Ingenito,with wine pairings from the Rhone Rangers. Delight your senses as you are guided through a tasting, while you experience the nuances of the wines and learn about these American Rhone wine producers. Featured winemakers/proprietors include Shannon Horton (Horton Vineyards, Orange County VA), Jeff Strekas (ONX Wines, Paso Robles CA), Jason Haas (Tablas Creek Vineyard, Paso Robles CA), Larry Schaffer (Tercero, Santa Barbara County CA) and Andrew Tow (The Withers Winery, Sonoma Coast & Sierra Foothills CA). Advance reservations are recommended for $85, and may be purchased at direct from City Winery – Washington D.C. DINNER RESERVATIONS