DC Champagne Week is Almost Here!

The election isn't the only thing on Washington's radar- Jess Hagadorn and Alison Marriott and bringing the first ever Champagne Week to DC, starting November 6! To get your bubbly fix check out the events below! The events will feature a curated mix of larger houses with small, family run growers that will focus on the breadth and diversity of different Champagne styles. 

Champagne Houses:

Gosset

Pol Roger

Pierre Gimonnet & Fils

Pierre Paillard

Charles Heidseick

AR Lenoble

Canard-Dûchene

J. de Telmont

Domaine La Borderie

Marc Hebrart

Check out the events here:

Launch Party:

Sunday, November 6, 6-9pm, Proof,  775 G St NW, Washington, DC

Join us as 4 custom Champagne Week flights are unveiled at Proof, to be sold for the duration of the week!

The Grand Tasting:

Wednesday, November 9, 5-8pm, DAR O'Byrne Gallery, 1776 D St, NW

VIP hour 5-6pm General Admin 6-8pm

9 champagne producers presenting 3 cuvées each and passed hors d'oeuvres. Also, meet DC-based wine writer, David White, author of "But First, Champagne" who will be on site signing copies of his new book!

Use Discount code "champagne" for $10 off ticket prices to this event!

Champagne Pairing Dinner at Ripple

Thursday, November 10, 6:30pm, 3417 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington, DC

An exclusive and indulgent 7 course champagne dinner pairing event. Executive Chef Marjorie Meek-Bradley and Chef de Cuisine Sam Molavi will be preparing a seven course dinner paired with some of the top champagne cuvées in the world.  Five superlative champagnes will be featured and paired with a custom menu featuring the season's freshest ingredients. Tickets are $250 per person, inclusive of tax and gratuity. We can't wait to celebrate with you and toast the night away!

Masterclass on Terroir: 

Friday, November 11, 1:00-3:00pm, Ripple, 3417 Connecticut Ave NW, Washington, DC 

Extremely limited seating! Come taste interesting cuvées- some that will be exclusively imported for this event. Taste and explore the role of terroir in Champagne. Taught by leading champagne expert, Carl Edmund Sherman. 

 

Commemorate the inaugural year with your very own Champagne Week tshirt! Check out the design and purchase online here.