Wine on Wheels 6th Annual Grand Tasting

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Events

Grand Tasting and Auction

6th Annual Charity Event to Benefit Wheeling Forward

This spring, Wheeling Forward, a charity focused on serving NYC's disabled community brings together some of the greatest sommeliers and wines in the world inside one venue for its annual fundraiser Wine on Wheels. Currently in its sixth year, Wheeling Forward's Wine on wheels invites oenophiles and novices alike to journey through over 200 wines poured by over 60 of the top sommeliers in the city lead by the co-founder Yannick Benjamin, a wheelchair bound seasoned industry professional and sommelier at the historic University Club.  New this year on the week of April 22th-April 29th we will be celebrating Sommposium, Wine on Wheels Week with engaging seminars throughout the city  lead by our Wine on Wheels Sommelier team!

Wine on Wheels will feature exciting wine producers from all over the world poured by NYC’s top Sommeliers!
Alsace, Bordeaux, Burgundy, Champagne, Loire, Piedmont, Tuscany, Sicily, Greece, Hungary, Czech Republic, Georgia, Washington, Napa, Sonoma, Finger Lakes, Mosel, Rheingau, Wachau, Kremstal, Rioja, Ribera del Duero, Galicia, Jerez, Portugal, Douro Valley, South Africa, New Zealand, Australia, Chile, Argentina and many more!!

2017 Schedule of Events

 

Wine on Wheels Grand Tasting & Silent Auction

Date: Saturday, April 29th

Time: 1:00pm-4:00pm

Where: City Winery

             155 Varick St

              New York, NY 10013

 

All-Inclusive Experience

Admission $325

This ticket includes all-day access to Wine on Wheels and Sommposium (week-long access to pop-up pre-event wine tastings happening throughout the city). Additionally, you'll receive a limited seat at the  one-hour seminar “The Magic of Mature French Wines “with  Jean-Luc Le Du, the Meet & Greet Sommelier hour with premium wine tasting, fast track seminars, the silent auction and the Grand Tasting.

11am - 4pm

 

Meet & Greet Pass

Admission $150

This is a unique opportunity includes Sommposium (week-long access to pop-up pre-event wine tastings happening  throughout the city). In addition, gain an hour of early access to NYC's top sommeliers in an intimate setting  to sample our premium reserve wines. This ticket also Includes admission to every fast track seminar, silent auction and the Grand Tasting.

12pm - 4pm

 

Wine on Wheels Grand Tasting

Admission In Advance: $99 At Event: $135

This is a chance to bid in our silent auction and taste over 200 wines from over 30 different wine regions poured by over 60 of New York City's Top Sommelier community and access to every fast track seminar.  Click here to see the EPIC Grand Tasting Wine List!

Click here to bid on the Silent Auction

1pm - 4pm

 

Sommposium -Wine on Wheels Week

This year Wine on Wheels is proud to announce Sommposium, a week of Wine on Wheels wine tasting events throughout the city leading to our Grand Tasting event on April 29th! Free access to these pre-event tastings are included with a “All-Inclusive Experience” or “Meet and Greet" Ticket Purchase. *Limited seating. Please email wineonwheels@wheelingforward.org to RSVP.

 

Austrian Wine comes to the West Village with Katja Scharnagl of Le Bernardin

Date: Saturday, April 22nd, 2017

Time: 1pm-2:30pm

Where: Le Du's Wines

            600 Washington Street 

            NY, NY 10014

Price: $15 at the door or Free access included with “All-Inclusive Experience” or “Meet and Greet" Ticket Purchase

 

Wines of Rueda and Ribera del Duero with Alex Lapratt Master Sommelier 

Date:Sunday, April 23rd

Time:  2pm-3pm

Where: Gotham Bar & Grill

Price: $15 at the door or Free access included with “All-Inclusive Experience” or “Meet and Greet" Ticket Purchase

 

Bordeaux comes to Harlem!

Date: Monday, April 24th

Time: 6:00-8:00pm

Where: Vinateria

Price: $15 at the door or Free access included with “All-Inclusive Experience” or “Meet and Greet" Ticket Purchase

 

Book Signing and Wine Tasting with Bianca Bosker & Dustin Wilson Master Sommelier

Date: Tuesday, April 25th, 2017

     Time: 6:30pm-8:00pm

     Where: Verve Wine

              24 Hubert Street

              NY, NY 10013

Price: $15 at the door or Free access included with “All-Inclusive Experience” or “Meet and Greet" Ticket Purchase

 

Sud de France Tasting

Date: Wednesday, April 26th

Time: 6:00pm-8pm

Where: Papillon Bistro & Bar

           22 E 54th St.

           New York, NY 10022

Price: $15 at the door or Free access included with “All-Inclusive Experience” or “Meet and Greet" Ticket Purchase

 

Riesling without Borders Preview Tasting with Justin Christoph, Riesling Geek

Date: Thursday, April 27th, 2017

Time: 6:30pm – 8:30pm

Where: SommTime

           959 2nd Ave.

           New York, NY 10022

Price: $15 at the door or Free access included with  “All-Inclusive Experience” or “Meet and Greet" Ticket Purchase

For more information and to purchase tickets go to: http://www.wineonwheels.org/

or email: info@wheelingforward.org
 

Contact 

arianny@wheelingforward.org

wineonwheels@wheelingforward.org