Ready for a new wine bar concept with a hand curated, vintage focused wine list by the top sommeliers in the city? Seeking rare and old wines by the glass? Look no further.
Nick Boccio and Carmine DiGiovanni of MulberryProject, Aunt Jakes, and Greenwich Project are launching a new pop-up concept, Evening With . in the upstairs of Greenwich Project each week on Sunday and Monday night, beginning March 13th from 6 pm to midnight.
The most sought after sommeliers in the city will be hosting each weekend and personally selecting the list based on their tastes and favorites from the Greenwich Project extensive cellar. Get ready to see wines by the glass from the greatest estates and domains from around the world at the greatest prices in the city.
Chad Walsh of the upcoming Agern, a restaurant by Claus Meyers, and former wine director of The Dutch, will be the inaugural sommelier on March 13th and 14th. Here is a sneak peek at a few of his choices:
Geoffroy, "Rosé de Saingée," Brut 1er Cru disgorged December 2012 $150
1979 Laville Haut Brion Blanc, Grand Cru Classé $250
2002 Cos d'Estournel, Grand Cru Classé (2ème) $300
1996 Ca'Rome, "Maria di Brün" Barberesco $180
1988 Chateau Montelena, "Estate" Cabernet $230
2005 Melville, "Clone 828,' Santa Rita Hills Pinot Noir $90
Light bites to accompany the hosting sommeliers selection will be prepared each week by Chef DiGiovanni.
The following weekends will feature some of the best names in the wine industry. Take a look at a few of the upcoming Evening With cameos ..
March 20th-21st Yannick Benjamin, Chef Sommelier of The University Club and founder of Wheeling Forward and Hedi Turzyn, Wine Director of Gotham Bar and Grill
March 27th-28th Pascaline Lepeltier, Master Sommelier of Rouge Tomate
April 3rd-4th Laura Maniec, Master Sommelier of Corkbuzz Restaurant & Wine Bar
April 10th-11th Hristo Zisovki of Altamarea Group with Tia Keenan for a special wine and cheese night to launch her new book The Art of the Cheese Plate: Pairings, Recipes, Attitude
For more information and to contact the Greenwich Project click here.