Monday, August 18, 2008

NOLA wine tasting

Short notice, but if any of you are headed to New Orleans this weekend, there's a wine tasting sponsored by the Southern Food and Beverage Museum:

Saturday at SoFAB,
Pontchartrain Vineyards presents a special presentation and tasting...
Saturday, August 23
3 p.m.

Have you ever wondered what wine would best suit your Shrimp Po-boy? Pontchartrain Vineyards makes artisanal wines in the classic French tradition. This winery creates wines with the idea that a food-loving culture should have a wine specifically made with that food in mind.Learn what wines to pair with specific southern foods,experience Louisiana's wine, taste four delicious wines from Pontchartrain Vineyards...

La Trolley (light, crisp, dry white)

Roux Saint Louis (off-dry, fruity white)

Zydeco Risato (delicious dry rose)

Rouge Militaire (medium-bodied red)Space is limited.

To reserve a spot, email stephanie@southernfood.orgor call 504-569-0405