Monday, April 19, 2010
Wine and Music This Week!
Several events happening this week that didn't make it into our E-news for the month.
Wednesday, April 21st: 2 wine events
6-8pm: The Best of Piedmont and Tuscany
Cork Wine Bar - Giuseppe Vajra of GD Vajra and Roberto Stucchi-Prinetti will be there to talk about their winemaking and instruct a tasting on newly released vintages of Nebbiolo, Barbera, Barolo, Chianti Classico and Chianti Classico Reserva.
7-10pm: Cantina Del Pino Wine Dinner
Liberty Tavern (Clarendon) - Executive Chef, Liam LaCivita, and Northside Social's General Manager and Wine Director, Alison Christ, are hosting a special, 5-course wine dinner Wednesday night with Renato Vacca of Cantina Del Pino. Cantina Del Pino is located in Barbaresco, Italy and Mr. Vacca is flying in from Italy especially for this dinner.
RSVP: Call Liberty at 703-465-9360 and make sure you mention your reservation is for the wine dinner. This event is limited to 20 seats!
Friday, April 23rd
6:30pm: Italian Cultural Institute Violin and Piano Concert featuring Francis Duroy and Alessandro Magnasco
Embassy of Italy - the talented duo will perform a selection of works by Beethoven, Brahms, Sarasate, and Schumann.
More information and RSVP
Sunday, April 25th
3:00pm: Meet Italian Winemaker from Dal Maso Winery in the Veneto!
Cork Wine Bar - Reserve a spot to taste the Dal Maso portfolio of wines. Beautiful crisp whites and reds from indigenous varietals, plus fresh Sauvignon Blanc and bold Cabernet. Nicola Dal Maso will discuss the entire portfolio and taste 6 of their diverse and terroir driven wines.
Posted by Ciao DC at 4:06 PM