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Rochester: Obscure Wines

When:
Tuesday, August 8, 2017, 7:00 PM until 9:00 PM
Where:
The Inn on Broadway
26 Broadway St
Rochester, NY  14607

(585) 232-3595
Contact:
Susan E Mullen
Category:
Monthly Meeting
Registration is closed
Available Slots:
22
Registrants & Fees
$50.00
$50.00
$60.00
$60.00
Join us as we pair Obscure varietals with the Inn on Broadway. Everyone knows the most popular grapes like Merlot, Cabernet, Chardonnay and Pinot Grigio, but with over 10,000 grape varietals throughout the world there are bound to be some that you have yet to experience. A sample of what will be presented ~  a sparkling Moschofilero, a tropical yet dry white wine called Mataòssu, and a light-bodied, easy drinking Portugieser among others. These wines will be paired to courses expertly prepared by Executive Chef Tom Polizzi.
 
Our guest presenter for the evening is Carrie Morabito. Carrie has completed Level II of the WSET program at NYWCC and hopes to go on to Level III in the next few years 

Carrie is the owner of 2foodies Wine & Spirits, a liquor store located in Greece that is anything but typical. 2foodies passion is in lesser known wine producers and varietals and their specialty is pairing wine and food. Carrie, and her Chef/husband Andrew have had a love of food and wine since they met in 2004 and in 2015 opened the doors to their space to offer a wine store that is different than others you may see. 

**UPDATE - Menu - please note: Chef's choice vegetarian options will be available **

Course One

Asian Style Tuna and Salmon Tartare

with pickled cucumber and avocado salad topped with sesame wontons

Course Two

Pancetta and Pistachio Stuffed Chicken 

Over summer vegetable risotto with a white wine sauce 

Course Three

Wagyu Meatballs 
over a soft herbed polenta with wild mushroom gravy
Course Four

White Peach Sorbet

With grilled stone fruit


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Registration begins at 6:30 PM.

Capacity is limited. Registration closes on Wednesday , August 2, 2017.
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Payment is required in advance by credit card or check. In order to keep costs low for all members, we are unable to offer refunds after event registration closes.  If you find yourself unable to attend after registration closes, we encourage members to find someone to take their place.  When an event reaches capacity, we do keep a waiting list.  Let Sue Mullen know if you are unable to attend an event.  In the case that there is a waiting list, we will contact the next person on the list and refund your registration fee if we fill your spot. 

If paying by check, payment should be payable to 'WWS' and sent to WWS Rochester, c/o Sue Mullen, 250 Avis Street, Rochester, NY  14615.  Checks MUST BE RECEIVED by Thursday, August 3, 2017.  If payment is not received by this date, your registration may be canceled.

*****Do NOT send checks to the CA address listed on the website as your registration will not be completed in time for the event.******

Note: credit card payments for non-members will incur a $3.00 service charge.