Spaceship Vin Naturel Lands in NYC
Last weekend in February. Book your hotel rooms!
Sure there's the massive Glou, but also worthy of your attention is a smaller tasting, Les Vins Libres.
David Lillie and Chambers Street Wines (with plenty of help from Pascaline Lepeltier) are sponsoring a fabulous wine tasting with plenty of superstar vignerons. This group, Les Vins Libres have been doing their own thing around Europe for years, and now they are here, downtown NYC.
Here are the details.
Vivent Les Vins Libres brings 22 oustanding natural winemakers to New York on Sunday 2/28 and Monday 2/29, sponsored by Pascal and Evelyne Clairet of Domaine de la Tournelle with the participation of Restaurant Quedubon, Paris and New York's Rouge Tomate and Racines NY.
Sunday 2/28, 11:00am to 7:30pm: TASTING at Racines NY, 94 Chamber Street tickets at the door $15.
Sunday 2/28 10:00pm: PARTY! with the vignerons at June, 231 Court Street, Bklyn.
Monday 2/29: GRAND DINNER, Racines NY - meet and share with the vignerons! $125 includes dinner, wine, tax and tip. For tickets, call Racines NY 212-227-3400 or Chambers Street Wines 212-227-1434. Email email@example.com firstname.lastname@example.org.
Estates present include:
Dominique Derain, Bourgogne
Emmanuel Giboulot, Bourgogne
Calvez & Bobinet, Saumur
Danjou Banessy, Roussillon
Laurent Cazottes, Sud-Ouest
La Grange aux Belles, Anjou
Clos des Grillons, Rhône
Nicolas Grosbois, Chinon
Haut Campagnau, Gers
Lise & Bertrand Jousset, Montlouis
Matthieu & Xavier Ledogar, Languedoc
Jean-Baptiste & Charlotte Senat, Minervois
Domaine de la Tournelle, Jura/Arbois
Florent & Romain Plageoles, Gaillac
La Vignereuse, Gaillac/Côtes de Tarn
La Petite Baigneuse, Roussillon
La Clarine Farm, Sierra Foothills
Bloomer Creek, Finger Lakes
Dirty and Rowdy, California
La Garagista, Vermont
Uncouth Vermouth, Brooklyn.
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