NYC Champagne Week 2015!

NYChampagneWeekHomeimage2015Love Champagne? Love NYC? If so then you will love NYC Champagne Week! Founder Blaine Ashley has done it again and has planned a slew of November Champagne filled events for trade, media and now consumers. Yes you bubble lovers can get in on these fun and exciting Champagne filled events to sip and savor with the best wine brands. Everyone will find a Champagne they love… I guarantee it! You will also notice… Somm In The City will be making and serving some Champagne infused and inspired desserts at Champs de Cuisine! 

Here is the lineup for November NYC Champagne Week 2015 Events: 

Blow Your Mind Champagne Tasting

Wednesday November 11th

6pm-8:00pm

This is a special chance, to taste through several of the best Champagnes around all the while up’ing your sparkling knowledge game.

Attendees will be greeted with glasses Möet & Chandon Impérial Champagne Brut NV
with the remainder of the extensive tasting featuring the following outstanding cuvees:

Veuve Clicquot Yellow Label Champagne Brut NV, Ruinart Blanc de Blancs Champagne Brut NV, Ruinart Rosé Champagne Brut NV, Veuve Clicquot Vintage Gold Label Champagne Brut 2004, Dom Pérignon Champagne Brut 2005, Krug Grande Cuvée Champagne Brut NV. 

Location: Bottlerocket Wine and Spirit 

$60/person

Champagne Devaux Portfolio Tasting Class

Thursday, November 12th

6pm – 7:30 pm

Join Brand Ambassador, Anne-Caroline Dussort for a Champagne Portfolio Tasting Class featuring boutique brand, Champagne Devaux.  Guest will enjoy six cuvees while up’ing their knowledge about all things bubbly with an intimate group of fellow Champagne enthusiasts. Cheese and charcuterie to complement. Classes are limited to 25 people.

Location: BackLabel Wine Merchants

$60/person

 Champs de Cuisine

Thursday, November 12th

7 pm – 9:30 pm

Join New York Champagne Week Founder, Blaine Ashley and the Toklas Society at Haven’s Kitchen as they present ‘Champs de Cuisine’. This culinary meets Champagne excursion will feature some of NYCs top female chefs; Esther Choi of Mokbar, Grayson SchmitzLeah Cohen of Pig & Khao and Sara Lehman aka ‘Somm in the City’ as they present savory and sweet dishes featuring Champagne.

Fizz laden dishes will be served up alongside Lejay Cassis Kir Royale cocktails, Champagne Brut and Champagne Rose bars. And, a portion of event proceeds will benefit The Toklas Society, the NYC network of women in the food and hospitality industry that provides opportunities and resources for empowerment, development and professional growth.

Location: Haven’s Kitchen.

$75/person

 

The Bubble Bash: New York Champagne Week’s Official Closing Party

Friday, November 13th

9 pm – 12 am

Dance and sip the night away at New York Champagne Week’s official closing party bash! Hop aboard the Hornblower Hybrid Yacht on Friday, November 13th from 9:30 pm – 12 midnight and sail the high seas while sipping Champagne. This ultra fun fete will feature multiple bubbly Brut and Rosé bars, sparkling wine cocktail stations, a talented rotating set of DJs and more.

Refill your Reidel flutes all night long. And, get home safe with $20 credits a la UberPOOL. Code: SIPSAFE

Venue: Hornblower Yachts HybridYacht 

$150/person

ONGOING HAPPY HOUR PROMOTION $10/GROWER CHAMPAGNE at La Compagnie des Vins Surnaturels

Known for their stellar Champagne by the bottle selection, have the chance during New York Champagne Week to steal a taste of some of La Compagnie’s best bubbly gems at just $10 a pop (pun intended) featuring Grower Champagne selections from Henriet-Bazin, Jean Velut, Michel Loriot and Pierre Brigandant.

5 PM – 7 PM Daily, November 10 through November 13.

About Sara Lehman

Sommelier, Private Chef, & Food and Wine Pairing Expert in NYC! Sara is a Wine Writer, Wine Ambassador, and Wine Consultant specializing in pairings, parties, entertaining and education.

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