Natural Winemakers’ Week 2012 New York City

 

February 13- 20th

Fourteen natural, organic and biodynamic winemakers from France, Italy, Spain, and California are coming to NYC for a week of wine dinners, classes and free tastings.

Set your tweets to hashtag #nww12!

Winemakers coming:

Chemins de Bassac (Languedoc), Clos Siguier (Cahors, France), Colombaia (Tuscany, Italy), Coturri Winery (California) Grange Tiphaine (Loire), Guillot-Broux (Burgundy), Hardesty Winery (California), Chateau Haut la Vigne (South West, France), Els Jelipins (Catalunya, Spain), Loup Blanc (Languedoc), Plageoles (South West, France), Rimbert (Languedoc), Sablonnettes (Loire), Tire Pe (Bordeaux)

 

 

 

 

Schedule of events: (more events TBA)

Sunday, February 12th:

Monday, February 13th:

Tuesday, February 14th:

  • 7:30-10pm: Anfora- Southern France Producer Night (Rimbert, Loup Blanc, and Plageoles)
  • 8-11pm: Valentine’s Winemaker Dinner at Thirstbaravin (Guillot-Broux), $75

Wednesday, February 15th:

Thursday, February 16th:

  • 8pm: Winemaker dinner at Rouge Tomate, (Chateau Haut la Vigne, Domaine la Grange Tiphaine, Plageoles), $150.
  • 8pm: Winemaker dinner at Amali, (Colombaia) $85.
  • 6-9pm: Free Tasting at Dandelion Wine (Clos Siguier and Loup Blanc)
  • 6-8pm: Free Tasting at Slope Cellars (Sablonnettes).
  • 6-8pm: Free Tasting at Uva (Tire Pe).

Friday, February 17th:

Free tastings with winemakers at the following locations:

Saturday, February 18th:

  • 3-6pm: Astor Center Grand Tasting (upstairs) 399 Lafayette St.@4th St., 212.674.7501. $20 includes seminars, meeting 14 winemakers, tasting over 30 wines. Buy tickets at: www.astorcenternyc.com. This event always sells out quickly!
  • 10pm: End of the week bash at Pasanella and Sons. Rub elbows with the winemakers amongst magnums of gamay, a roast pig, and loud music. $25 suggested donation, overage to Olivier Cousin legal defense fund. 2am- Only $50 for a haircut by a natural winemaker!

Sunday, February 19th:

 

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