NEW YORK CITY

APRIL 12-13, 2019

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Location

The Weylin 175 Broadway Brooklyn, NY 11211

Sessions

Friday 7:30 PM – 10 PM Saturday 2:30 PM – 5 PM 7:30 PM – 10 PM

Restrictions

All guests must be 21 years of age and show proof of ID for entry.

VIP ADMISSION $95

Everything included in General Admission, plus the following: • 30 minute early event entry to be the first to sip and interact with your favorite brands • Exclusive Access to VIP lounge:
  • Preferred Seating Areas
  • Enhanced culinary experience with VIP only wine and food parings from local restaurants
  • One-on-One access to Local Sommeliers

GENERAL ADMISSION $65

• Free Wine Riot wine glass • Access to event and special programming including:
  • The Somm Sit Down Series
  • The Sparkling Lounge
  • Wine 101
  • Scavenger Hunt, Photo Booth, Wine Pronunciation Bee and Couples Challenges
  • Lite bites from local restaurants
  • Wine tasting tables and unlimited pours

PROGRAM SCHEDULE

SESSION ONE

STAGE

8:15 PM   Couples Challenge

8:45 PM   Pronunciation Bee

9:20 PM   Couples Challenge

EDUCATION 2.0

7:30 PM   Hennessy Le Voyage | Gallery Lower Level

8:00 PM   Villa Maria Wines | Gallery Lower Level

8:30 PM   The Seeker | Main Level Presidents Room

8:45 PM   Villa Maria Wines | Gallery Lower Level

9:00 PM Hennessy Le Voyage | Gallery Lower Level

SESSION TWO

STAGE

3:15 PM   Couples Challenge

3:45 PM   Pronunciation Bee

4:20 PM   Couples Challenge

EDUCATION 2.0

2:30 PM   Hennessy Le Voyage | Gallery Lower Level

3:00 PM   Villa Maria Wines | Gallery Lower Level

4:00 PM   The Seeker | Main Level Presidents Room

3:40 PM   Villa Maria Wines | Gallery Lower Level

4:00 PM Hennessy Le Voyage | Gallery Lower Level

SESSION THREE

STAGE

8:15 PM   Couples Challenge

8:45 PM  Pronunciation Bee

9:20 PM   Couples Challenge

EDUCATION 2.0

7:30 PM   Hennessy Le Voyage | Gallery Lower Level

8:00 PM   Villa Maria Wines | Gallery Lower Level

8:30 PM   The Seeker | Main Level Presidents Room

8:45 PM   Villa Maria Wines | Gallery Lower Level

9:00 PM Hennessy Le Voyage | Gallery Lower Level

STAGE

PRONUNCIATION BEE

Of must-know wine words. 6 rioters will compete head to head to correctly say challenging wine related words.

THE COUPLES CHALLENGE

Couples compete in multiple choice questions to figure out which couple has the most wine knowledge. Lead through a series of questions, the winning couple will be crowned the winner at the end of 2 rounds in a tournament style competition.

EDUCATION 2.0 CLASSES

AROUND THE WORLD IN 40 SIPS WITH THE SEEKER

Join The Seeker on an international journey to the world’s best and most up-and-coming wine regions. Experience bold new flavors, re-imagine wine varietals in ways you didn’t expect, and #SeekAdventure!

20-MINUTE TOUR OF NEW ZEALAND WITH VILLA MARIA WINES

Interested in learning more about the wines of New Zealand? Join Villa Maria for a 20-minute virtual road trip through New Zealand as we make stops in Marlborough, Hawkes Bay and Auckland and taste wines from these unique regions along the way. No passport needed for this fast-paced adventure!

HENNESSY LE VOYAGE

A Hennessy brand ambassador will guide you through an exclusive hands-on experience as you discover the craftsmanship that goes into the making of our cognac. You will journey through the Hennessy portfolio as you taste the differences between some of our most iconic blends and learn to craft your own cocktails with the world’s finest cognac.

Highlights of the evening:

  • An immersion into the distinct world of cognac and the superior craftsmanship behind every Hennessy blend (Hennessy V.S, Hennessy V.S.O.P, Hennessy X.O)
  • Discover the distinctive flavors and characteristics of Hennessy with guided-tastings
  • Learn the art of making classic cognac cocktails and explore new ways to enjoy Hennessy on a night out or at home
  • Enjoy the ultimate de-constructed cognac tasting experience and be transported into the seven worlds of Hennessy X.O

POUR LIST

VILLA MARIA CLASS:
  • Villa Maria Bubbly Sauvignon Blanc, New Zealand 2018
  • Villa Maria Cellar Selection Sauvignon Blanc, Marlborough 2018
  • Villa Maria Cellar Selection Pinot Noir, Marlborough 2016
  • Villa Maria Cellar Selection Merlot-Cabernet Sauvignon, Hawkes Bay 2016
bubbly bar:
  • Astoria Spago Prosecco

  • Belposto Prosecco 

  • Le Grand Noir Brut

  • Risata MDA

  • Risata Pink Moscato

vip:
  • Felline, Anarkos “Red Blend” (Negramaro/Primitivo/Malvasia Nera)

  • Lustau East India

  • Marotti Campi, 2016 Lacrima di Morro d’Alba ”Orgiolo” Superiore

  • Marotti Campi, 2015 Castelli di Jesi Verdicchio “Salmariano” Classico Riserva

  • Marotti Campi, 2015 Castelli di Jesi Verdicchio “Salmariano” Classico Riserva

  • Marotti Campi, Verdicchio dei Castelli di Jesi “Luzano” Classico Superiore

  • Marotti Campi, Verdicchio dei Castelli di Jesi “Albiano” Classico

  • Poggio Bonelli, “Cretum” Rosato

  • Poggio Bonelli, Chianti “Villa Chigi”

  • Poggio Bonelli, Chianti Classico

  • Poggio Bonelli, Poggiassai “Super Tuscan”

  • Sinners & Saints Chardonnay

  • Vega Sicilia Valbuena

GA:
  • All-Wise Show Mead

  • All-wise Rhodomel

  • Alma Mora Cabernet

  • Alma Mora Malbec

  • Alma Mora Red Blend

  • Alma Mora Sauvignon Blanc

  • Augey Red Bordeaux AOC (Entre-Deux-Mers, France)

  • Augey Rose

  • Barrel Select Cabernet

  • Barrel Select Chardonnay

  • Barrel Select Malbec

  • Bodega Volcanes Chardonnay Tectonia Line

  • Bodega Volcanes Pinot Noir Reserva Line 2017

  • Bodega Volcanes Sauv Blanc Tectonia Line 2015

  • Bonacchi Chianti Riserva

  • Bourbon Barrel Cabernet

  • Borghese Vineyards 2015 Chardonnay

  • Borghese Vineyards 2017 Merlot & Cabernet Sauvignon Blend

  • Borghese Vineyards 2017 Cabernet Franc Rose

  • Chateau de Berne Estate Rose

  • Chateau de Berne Inspiration Rose

  • Chateau de Berne Romance Rose

  • Columbia Crest H3 Merlot 2016

  • Emotion Rose

  • Erath Pinot Gris 2016- STE

  • Erath Pinot Noir 2016

  • Essentially Geared Bubbles

  • Essentially Geared Rose

  • Essentially Geared Sauvignon Blanc

  • Felline, Primitivo di Manduria DOC

  • Granbazan Verde

  • Jean Luc Colombo Hermitage Les Fees Brunes Syrah 2017

  • Jean Luc Colombo La Redonne Blanc 2016

  • Le Grand Chardonnay

  • LEGIT Cabernet Sauvignon IGT Toscana Rosso 2013

  • Lustau East India 

  • Lustau Los Arcos

  • Lustau Vermut Red

  • Lustau Vermut White

  • Michel Picard Bourgogne Pinot Noir

  • Mister Big Mouth South Eastern Australia 2016 Chardonnay

  • OKO Pinot Grigio

  • Overstone Sauvignon Blanc

  • Paz Cab Blend

  • PAZ Cab/Cab Franc

  • PAZ Malbec

  • Paz Malbec & Cab Blend

  • Pumphouse Red Wine

  • Pumphouse Rose

  • Pumphouse White Wine

  • Purato Nero D’AVOLA 2017

  • Purato Rose 2017

  • Ravines Wine Cellars – 2016 Estate Dry Riesling

  • Ravines Wine Cellars – 2017 Estate Cabernet Franc

  • Remy Panier Lore Valley

  • San Felipe Cabernet Sauvignon

  • Santa Tresa Frappato 2017

  • Santa Tresa Rina Ilanca 2017

  • Senor Sangria Apple Raspberry

  • Senor Sangria Classic Red

  • Senor Sangria Classic White

  • Settlers Estate Barossa Valley 2014 Shiraz

  • Seilni Sauvignon Blanc

  • Sinners and Saints Syrah

  • Stag’s Leap Wine Cellars AVETA Sauvignon Blanc 2017

  • The Expressionist Cabernet Sauvignon

  • The Expressionist Shiraz

  • The Palm by Whispering Angel

  • The Seeker Malbec

  • The Seeker Pinot Noir

  • The Seeker Rose

  • The Seeker Sauvignon Blanc

  • Trimbach Pinot Gris 2015

  • Ultimate Provence Rose

  • Villa Maria Bubbly Sauvignon Blanc, New Zealand 2018

  • Villa Maria Private Bin Rose, Hawkes Bay 2016

  • Villa Maria Private Bin Sauvignon Blanc 2018

  • Villa Maria Private Bin Sauvignon Blanc, Marlborough 2018

  • Villa Maria Private Pinot Noir, Marlborough 2016

  • Vin De Province Rose

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