Flambeaux Wine - Virtual Tasting
Flambeaux Wine - Virtual Tasting
Flambeaux Wine - Virtual Tasting
Flambeaux Wine - Virtual Tasting
Flambeaux Wine - Virtual Tasting
Flambeaux Wine - Virtual Tasting
Flambeaux Wine - Virtual Tasting
Flambeaux Wine - Virtual Tasting

Flambeaux Wine - Virtual Tasting

Regular price
$140.00
Sale price
$140.00

      

Thursday, October 8th / 7-8 pm

HOW DOES IT WORK?

  1. Pre-order our Virtual Tasting Box [3 Bottles of Flambeaux Wine + Brennan's Snack Pairing $140].
  2. Pick up your Virtual Tasting Box at Brennan's restaurant in the French Quarter on the day of the tasting [details below].
  3. Zoom with Brennan’s Wine Director, Braithe Tidwell, and Arthur Murray, President of Flambeaux Wines, while they take you on a Virtual Wine Tasting.

DRINK LOCAL! New Orleans born and bred, three generations of the Murray family have come from the rich loam of the Mississippi River to the gravelly soil of the Dry Creek Valley to craft Flambeaux—limited production artisan wine celebrating the rich diversity of Sonoma County, California terroirs.

Virtual Tasting Box: 3 Bottles Flambeaux Wine + Brennan's Snack Pairing $140

Taste 3 Top-Rated, Award-Winning Flambeaux Wines: [$275 value]

1. Sonoma County Chardonnay 2017 

2017 FLAMBEAUX WINE SONOMA COAST CHARDONNAY

Balanced, bright, and elegant. A warm, toasty spice frames lemon curd and tropical fruit flavors, while notes of minerality add a facet of intrigue. Try with: fresh seafood (oysters, crab and lobster and halibut or sole), delicate pastas, or cream-based dishes.

RATINGS+AWARDS:

98 POINTS DOUBLE GOLD Best of Class, Sunset Intnl. Wine Competition
92 POINTS, Wine Advocate
90 POINTS, Wine Enthusiast
GOLD 91 POINTS 2020 Critics Challenge Intnl. Wine Competition
GOLD, San Francisco Chronicle Wine Competition
SILVER, The Press Democrat North Coast Wine Challenge

2. Sonoma County Rosé 2019 

2019 FLAMBEAUX SONOMA COUNTY ROSÉ

BRAND NEW RELEASE! The 2019 Flambeaux Rosé bursts with bright and vibrant layers of juicy watermelon and strawberry flavor. Try with: spicy Thai shrimp or grilled seabass to provide a nice counterpoint to the dish without overpowering it. The verve of this wine adds a lightness that meshes well with lighter fare.

RATINGS+AWARDS:

GOLD 91 POINTS, 2020 Critics Challenge Intl. Wine Comp.
SILVER, Sunset Intl. Wine Competition
91 POINTS GOLD, 2020 Experience Rosé Wine Comp.

3. Dry Creek Cabernet Sauvignon 2016 

Rich and silky, bright and brooding—the newest vintage of Flambeaux Dry Creek Valley Cabernet Sauvignon is a study of Cabernet Sauvignon's most classic and enduring qualities. Try with: Classically paired with aged steak or grilled meats, this wine also excels in its diversity of pairing. The brightness that shows through on the wine will cut through and balance out the fat in a number of dishes.

RATINGS+AWARDS:

92 POINTS- Robert Parker Wine Advocate
91 POINTS GOLD- Sunset International Wine Competition
GOLD- TexSom International Wine Awards

Snack Pairing from Brennan's:

  • Brennan's Seafood Gumbo + Popcorn Rice (1 quart)
  • Leidenheimer French Bread + Butter

Add-on: An individual bottle of  Dry Creek Zinfandel 2017 $90 using the dropdown below.

Virtual Wine Box Pickup & Deadlines:

  • PICK UP DATE:  Thursday, October 8th 11 am - 3 pm
  • PICK UP LOCATION:  Brennan's Restaurant - 417 Royal St, French Quarter
  • NOTE:  Please enter Brennan's through the main entrance and give FIRST & LAST NAME on the Shopify Order to the Brennan's Staff member upon arrival.
  • DEADLINE TO ORDER: TUESDAY, OCTOBER 6th (11:59 PM CST).

Zoom Virtual Tasting Info:

  • Virtual Tasting will broadcast via Zoom
  • Email Invites will be sent prior to the tasting - Be sure to include your email address at checkout.
  • Download Zoom App or prepare Zoom in your browser prior to the event start.
  • If you have any questions about this event, please contact the event organizer at cpersand@neworleans-food.com or cfolse@neworleans-food.com.

Please Note:

  • No Wine Package Substitutions for this event. 
  • Wine Packages are only available for pick up at Brennan's Restaurant.
  • We are unable to ship or deliver the wines.

 

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