155 Varick Street, New York, NY, 10013
3rd Annual Wine on Wheels Grand Tasting and Silent Auction to benefit Wheeling Forward – 6/7
1:00pm Start / Ends 4:00pm
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Wheeling Forward is proud to be hosting the third annual Wine on Wheels Grand Tasting and Silent Auction at City Winery. This exciting tour around the world will feature wines from every nook of the globe poured by the nation’s top sommeliers. With OVER 150 SELECTIONS being poured there is sure to be a wine for everyone! A team of OVER 40 SOMMELIERS on hand will be able to provide in depth information and tips to the wide spectrum of wine lovers. Plus, new for this year is a spirits and mixology tasting, along with the popular sampling of artisanal Cognacs.
In addition to the grand walk around tasting there will be a silent auction featuring over 30 exciting lots of unique experiences and items. Tasty bites and hors d’oeurves will be provided by Taquitoria, City Winery and many more. Come support a worthy cause and have some fun in the meantime!
General Admission includes admission to event featuring a tasting selection of OVER 150 WINES being poured by our prominent panel of sommeliers from 1-4PM.
Add a Pre-Event Access Pass for your opportunity to get in early at 12PM to meet with all the sommeliers in an intimate setting and sample some limited reserve wines being poured during this hour. Only a LIMITED NUMBER of tickets are available for this unique experience from 12-1PM. One entry per Access Pass. An Access Pass must be added to each admission ticket purchased to gain early admittance. Get your tickets early, the last two Wine on Wheels events SOLD OUT!
Proceeds from the event benefit Wheeling Forward, a nonprofit that helps people with disabilities live life to the fullest. Learn more at www.wheelingforward.org. If you cannot attend, but still would like to show your support please donate at www.wheelingforward.org/donate The 2014 ALL STAR Sommelier Team: Laura Maniec, Corkbuzz Wine Studio Michel Couvreux, Per Se John Ragan, Union Square Hospitality Hristo Zisovski, Ai Fiori Aldo Sohm, Le Bernardin Alex Lapratt, Atrium Dustin Wilson, Eleven Madison Park Jeff Taylor, Betony Joe Campanale, L’Artusi Pascaline Lepeltier, Rouge Tomate Thomas Pastuszak, Nomad Restaurant Josh Nadel, Dutch & Locanda Verde Patrick Cappiello, Pearl and Ash Jordan Salcito, Momofuku Matthew Conway, Marc Forgione Jean Luc Le Du, Le Du’s Wines Yannick Benjamin, University Club Jeff Porter, Del Posto Ryan Mills Knapp, Colicchio & Sons …and many more…
Don’t miss this rare opportunity to mingle with wine lovers, sommeliers, and professionals from all across the wine industry! Thank You for Your Support! Please contact firstname.lastname@example.org for more information.