On February 13th, KFWE2017 will be offering the most comprehensive tasting of kosher wines in the nation, showcasing wines from over 40 producers, with over 250 wines one the roster. Indulge in the latest vintages of kosher wines and spirits, and food from 20 kosher eateries and gourmet specialty food companies. Along with traditional fare, there will be modern mash-ups: sushi, BBQ, Asian, Continental, French, Mexican, and Caribbean delights. In addition, an array of aperitifs, specialty coffees, and mouthwatering pareve (non-dairy) desserts will be on hand for those with a sweet tooth.
Some of the new wines on hand:
From Bordeaux: Château Giscours Margaux 2014; Château Malartic-Lagravière Pessac-Léognan 2014; Château Soutard Saint-Emilion 2014; Château Rayne-Vigneau Sauternes 2014.
From Israel: Domaine du Castel Rosé 2016; Flam Noble 2012; Teperberg Legacy Cabernet Franc 2013; Carmel Limited Edition 2011; Shiloh Heroes Edition 2014, a special set of 3 single vineyard wines displaying the uniqueness of the Shomron terroir.
From Italy: Terra di Seta Assai Chianti Classico Gran Selezione 2011.
From Spain: Capçanes Peraj Haabib 2014.
From California: Herzog Generation VIII Cabernet Sauvignon Padis Vineyard Napa Valley 2014; Herzog Limited Edition Single Vineyard Rutherford Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon 2014.
Pier 60, Chelsea Piers, 23rd St at West Street; trade & press from 12 to 4 pm; consumers 6:30 pm to 9:30 pm; Tickets are $125, advance purchase only (they will not be sold at the door) and can be purchased through the website. kfweny.com