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New York Wine Tastings & Events

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February 8
The Wine Tour de France: The Art of Champagne begins at 7:00 p.m. Learn about the wild and mysterious world of Champagne, from the complex to the smooth. The tasting features bubbly from some of the most prestigious houses paired with sweet Canelé by Celined. Find more information, and purchase tickets on the official website. Wine Tour de France: The Art of Champagne, FIAF, Le Skyroom, 22 E. 60th St., New York City , NY 10022, 800-982-2787.
February 13-14
Treat your sweetheart to a Classic Harbor Line's Valentine's Day Champagne & Aphrodisiacs Pairing Cruise. You'll take a ride on the yacht Manhattan, while enjoying skyline views of New York City and a four course pairing menu featuring Champagne and food to spark an intimate evening. Cruises run at 5:30 p.m., 7:30 p.m., and 9:30 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Find more information and tickets on the official website. Classic Harbor Line Valentine‚Äôs Day Champagne & Aphrodisiacs Pairing Cruise, Chelsea Piers, Chelsea Piers - Pier 62, New York City, NY 10011, (212)627-1825.
February 16 & 18
Le Cirque presents two upcoming wine dinners. February 16th will feature Braida Winery from Piedmont, while February 18th will highlight Guicciardini Strozzi Winery from Tuscany. For more information, visit Le Cirque's website. Le Cirque, One Beacon Court, 151 E. 58th St., New York, NY 10022, 212-644-0202.
February 19-28
New York Beer Week, presented by the New York City Brewers Guild, will take place from February 19-28, 2016. Events include craft beer tastings and beer pairing dinners. For more information, visit New York Beer Week's website
February 20
The Matter of Taste features wine tasting and master classes with all-star reviewers and wines. The event will be held at the Mandarin Oriental Hotel from 2:00 p.m. to 6:00 p.m. There will also be dinners and seminars on the days surrounding the event. Find more information on the official website. New York Matter of Taste, Grand Ballroom at Mandarin Oriental Hotel, 80 Columbus Cir, New York City, NY 10023, 451-701-9463.
February 24
Whisky Live, the globetrotting whisky tasting and sampling event, will stop in New York at Chelsea Piers (23rd Street and 12th Avenue, Pier 60). Admission includes a souvenir tasting glass, full dinner buffet, live entertainment and access to whisky sampling. For more information, visit Whisky Live's website

Mix wine with tasting classes on a variety of themes and topics at the Artisanal Premium Cheese Center. Visit for the latest offerings. Artisanal Premium Cheese Center, 483 Tenth Ave., New York, NY 10018, 212-871-3142.
New York Vintners offers a range of wine classes, from the basics at $50 per class to masters classes at $95. See for details. New York Vintners, 21 Warren St., New York, NY 10007, 212-812-3999.
On Mondays at Jadis, all wine bottles (except Champagnes and dessert wines) over $30 are 30% off.  During happy hour Tuesday through Saturday from 5 p.m.-7 p.m. enjoy $4 glasses of wine and $4 draft beers. Jadis, 42 Rivington St., New York, NY 10002, 212-254-1675.
Enjoy all bottles of wine (including Champagne) for half price on Mondays and Tuesdays (and Fridays and Saturdays from 5 p.m.-7 p.m.). The Bourgeois Pig, 111 E. 7th St., New York, NY 10009, 212-475-2246.
Mondays & Tuesdays
Petite Abeille offers bottles of wine for half price on "Wined Up Tuesdays" and Belgian beers for half price on "Belgian Mondays." Petite Abeille, 44 W. 17th St., New York, NY 10011, 212-604-9350.
Tuesdays & Saturdays
OTTO Enoteca Pizzeria hosts wine classes every Saturday at 2 p.m. and every Tuesday at 6:30 p.m. Each class runs for about 90 minutes and, in addition to the wine, includes a selection of artisanal cheeses and house-cured meats. All classes are led by a sommelier from OTTO’s wine team. To make a reservation for a class, email OTTO's or call the restaurant between the hours of 11 a.m. and 6 p.m. Otto Enoteca Pizzeria, 1 Fifth Ave., New York, NY 10003, 212-995-9559.
Fridays & Saturdays
Classic Harbor Line's NYC Wine and Cheese Pairing Cruise features artisanal cheeses paired with wines from different regions of the world each week. The cruise is led by NYC wine pro Wendy Crispell, a certified wine and cheese educator. Find more information and tickets on the official website. Classic Harbor Line NYC Wine and Cheese Pairing Cruise, Chelsea Piers, Chelsea Piers - Pier 62, New York City, NY 10011, (212)627-1825.
Fridays & Saturdays
Bobby Van's Steakhouse & Grill offers all bottles of wine at half price on Fridays and Saturdays from 4:30 p.m.-11:30 p.m. Bobby Van's Steakhouse & Grill, 25 Broad St., New York, NY 10004, 212-344-8463.

Also consult GAYOT's New York Area Culinary Events

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