Wednesday, October 16, 2013

Wines on Tap at The Coupe

Thursday, Oct 24
The Coupe, DC

The Coupe welcomes Young Winos: Guests can look forward to sampling their new fall menu paired with select tap wines.

Complimentary glass of Portuguese Red or Greek White (keg wine)

- Anassa for the Gotham Project, Moschofilero, Pelopenese, GR on tap

- OR Luis Duarte for the Gotham Project ‘Agricultura Tinto’, Touriga Nacional PT on tap!

In addition, Wines by the Glass will be offered (6 oz for the price of 3 oz) &

Bottles will be offered 33% off

HH specials including 50 cent deals $5 House wine

RSVP here

Monday, August 26, 2013

Vino vs Vino - France vs California

Thursday, September 12
Veritas Wine Bar

Come join Young Winos of DC and Bon Vivant DC at Veritas Wine Bar for an interactive, blind winetasting of varietals from California and France.

Cheese and charcuterie will be provided to complement the vino. Learn about the differences between these two renowned wine regions from DC wine experts and Veritas' own sommelier.

We will explore some of the differences between Old World and New World wines in side by side pairing of sparkling, rose, white and red wines.

Vote on your favorites to determine which wines prevail. Winning selections will be featured at your favorite neighborhood wine bar for the rest of September.

Purchase tickets on Eventbrite for $40

Buy 3 tickets and the 4th is free, bring your friends!

Even better, WIN 2 tickets by using the #vinovsvino hashtag and tell us who you think will win. Person will the most tweets between now and 3pm on 9/3 will win! Good luck!

Tuesday, July 2, 2013

Drink Yourself Blind

Wednesday, July 17th 7:30pm
Society Fair, Alexandria

Join us on Wednesday, July 17 at Society Fair in Alexandria and test your blind tasting skills!

Led by the popular Todd Thrasher, we'll taste through 10 wines and if you can outbeat Todd, you'll win prizes and of course bragging rights.

Cost is $40 but reserve your spot (for free) on City Eats:

Thursday, June 27, 2013

Happy Hour on the Patio

Thursday, July 11th, 5-until
1940 11th St NW, DC

Summer is here in DC. Join us on the patio at Vinoteca on Thursday, July 11 for a wine sippin', patio sittin', bocce playin' good time!

RSVP here

Tuesday, April 16, 2013

#DCTweetUp 37 with Sisarina & Boxwood Winery

Wednesday, April 24
Sisarina HQ in Bethesda

Ever wonder what it takes to maintain your brand as you grow your business? We'll give you an insider's view in the most delicious way! Sisarina has teamed with us to organize a special evening for you.

  • Brand chat with Rachel Martin of Boxwood Estate Winery (@boxwoodwinery)
  • Wine tasting brought to you by Boxwood Winery
  • Plenty of finger foods to keep you from getting too tipsy
  • Great friend-making un-networking with people you  know (or don't know) from Twitter
  • Check out the zen-like Sisarina HQ, you know you want to

Thursday, March 28, 2013

Spanish Wine & Tapas Pairing

Wednesday, April 10 6-8pm
Pulpo in Cleveland Park

Join us at Pulpo in Cleveland Park on Wednesday, April 10 from 6-8pm. We'll be begin with happy hour downstairs at 6 then moving upstairs to a seated food and wine pairing at 6:30.
We will sample and learn about 4 Spanish wines that are perfectly paired with small tapas:
Vina Samoza Godello
Juan Gil Monastrell
La Rioja Alta Vina Alberdi
Teso la Monja Tinta de Toro
$30 all inclusive. Non-refundable. Buy your ticket here!

Tuesday, February 12, 2013

South African Wine Tasting at Cordial Wines

Wednesday, February 20th

South Africa is a rising star in the wine industry. Join us at the newly opened Cordial Wines in Union Market on Wednesday Feb 20th for a South African tasting $10/person:

De Morgenzon Chardonnay DMZ Stellenbosch WO 2012 ($16.19 special bottle price) - a crisp, dry, S. African Chard that is matured with the slightest hint of neutral oak.

Buitenverwachting Sauvignon Blanc Constantia WO 2011 ($15.29 special bottle price) - a crisp S. African Sauv Blanc with classic notes of white pepper, cut grass and lemon zest.

Kanonkop Kadette Red Blend Stellenbosch WO South Africa 2010
($14.39 special bottle price) - One of the iconic and most lauded red blends from South Africa. This is a robust red blend of Pinotage, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot and Petit Verdot with big, bold flavors of spiced tobacco, black cherry, and dried plum.

A.A. Badenhorst Secateurs Red Blend Swartland Coastal Region 2011
($14.39 special bottle price) - A delicately made South African red blend of Shiraz, Grenache, Mourvedre, and Pinotage. Full-bodied and flavorful with lush notes of blueberry, blackberry, and peppered strawberries.

RSVP here.

Young Winos Discount at Uncorked

We had a great time at Uncorked at the Corcoran Art Gallery on Jan 30! Wine, art, and Winos is a great fit.

Todd Gray's Muse Café has invited us back every Wednesday with a discount of 20% off food during every Uncorked event! Each Wednesday they will feature new wines so it will always be something new to try. When ordering food, please let them know you heard it from us and you'll get the discount!

The event calendar will be updated with the wines as they become available or you can stay in the loop on their website here.

Tuesday, January 15, 2013

Uncorked at the Corcoran Art Gallery

Wednesday, January 30 5-7pm

Join us as we co-host Uncorked at the Corcoran Art Gallery!

$15 attendance fee, includes one drink ticket or free for gallery members. The wines can be purchased by the glass as well.

The wines which will be poured are McPherson Sparkling Chenin Blanc and the Shindig White. 

Mix and mingle in the finest art establishment in town!

RSVP here.