Burke Alive
"Let's Sample French Wine"
Friday, Feb 22 / 6:00 PM - 8:00 PM
Craft'd / Sip ~ Shop ~ Socialize

French Wine Series, Part 1: Burgundy, Bordeaux and Rhone
Let's celebrate winter with some French reds! We will sample:

  • Burgundy . . .
    Phillipe Colin Bourgogne Rouge Pinot Noir 2017 (he’s a Rockstar producer), $37.50
    Joseph Burrier Domaine Morgon Grand Cras 2017 (expressive, rich, while still being Beaujolais), $34.99

  • Bordeaux . . .
    Chateau de Parenchere Bordeaux Superieur 2016 (Right Bank, 100% Merlot, a best seller), $16.99
    Chateau Batailley Lions de Batailley Pauillac 2014 (Left Bank, Cabernet-based blend; second wine for one of the oldest estates in the Medoc), $55.99

  • Rhone . . .
    St. Cosme Cotes du Rhone 2018 (100% Syrah, unoaked; great intro to the Rhone), $16.99
    Autard Chateauneuf du Pape 2017 (old vine Grenache blend; classic big, rich, spicy CDP), $46.99

  • Pairing with artisan cheeses
    Cost: $35 per person. Registration/prepayment required. Any of these wines purchased at the tasting will be offered at 10% off for single bottles, 20% off for case discount.
    Email: maryann@craftd-nc.com or call/stop by the shop (828.438.8400). Seating is limited. (Join our wine club and receive 10% off your registration! Call, stop in, or email for details.)
Please note: this will be a fun, informative, educational series about the wines in the region; we will NOT be formally seated for the presentation (although seating will be available).

Part 2 will be in April (date TBA) with a focus on French whites and rosés.

108 West Union Street, Morganton
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