Thursday, April 30, 2020

Embassy & Winemaker Dinner Series

 

Thursday offers a series of intimate wine dinners with an international flair in homes, restaurants and Embassies with a host, chef and winemaker at each.

A special thank you to all of our restaurants, wineries and hosts that have signed up to-date for our Embassy & Winemaker Dinner Series. Please contact Heidi.Arnold@heart.org for hosting or sponsorship opportunities for these one-of-a-kind dinners!

 

2020 Restaurants and Chefs!

 

See who has signed up-to date!

A Rake’s Progress

Chimney Rock Winery
Elizabeth Vianna

Chef Christopher Kostow,
Meadowood & The Charter Oak, Napa

 

City Winery

 

Cork Wine Bar & Market

Gabon Ambassador’s Residence

Château Grand Puy Lacoste
Emeline Borie


Château Guiraud
Luc Planty

Home of Joel Kleinman

 

Joseph Phelps Vineyards

Kelley Fox Wines

Château Lagrange
Justin Memmi

Liechtenstein Ambassador’s Residence

Matthaisson Wines
Jill Klein Matthiasson

Home of Congressman
Mike Thompson

Château Montrose
Herve Berland

Opaline Bar & Brasserie

Château Pichon Lalande
Nicolas Glumineau

Supreme Court of the United States

 

2019 Dinner Series:

Dinner 1:

Sponsor: General Dynamics

Wine: Château Angélus presented by Stéphanie de Boüard-Rivoal

Top of the Hay, The Hay-Adams
800 16th Street, NW
Washington, DC 20006

7:00 pm       24 guests      $ 2,000

 

Dinner 2:

Sponsor: Shannon Finley

Wine: Matthiasson Wines presented by Steve Matthiasson

Home of Congressman Mike Thompson
Washington, DC

7:00 pm       11 guests       $ pre-sold

 

Dinner 3:

Host: His Excellency, Henne Schuwer, The Ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherlands

Sponsor: National Retail Federation

Chef: Joakim Söderberg, Ambassador’s Chef

Wine: Château Giscours and Château du Tertre presented by Alexander Van Beek

Residence of the Ambassador of the Kingdom of the Netherlands
2347 S Street, NW

7:00 pm       24 guests       $ on hold for sponsors

 

Dinner 4:

Host: His Excellency, Kurt Jaeger, The Ambassador of the Principality of Liechtenstein, and Mrs. Laurette Jaeger

Supported by: Embassy of the Principality of Liechtenstein

Wine: Wine selected by Ambassador Jaeger including a selection from the vineyards of the Liechtenstein Princely family

Residence of the Ambassador of Liechtenstein
2900 K Street, NW

7:00 pm       10 guests       $ sold out

 

Dinner 5:

Sponsor: Available

Chef: Jason Schreuder, Cork Wine Bar & Market

Wine: Château Lascombes presented by Karine Barbier
Château Guiraud presented by Luc Planty

Cork Wine Bar & Market
1805 14th Street, NW

7:00 pm        20 guests       $400

 

Dinner 6:

Sponsor: Kaiser Permanente

Chef: Zack Brown, Del Frisco’s Double Eagle Steakhouse

Wine: PlumpJack Estate Winery, CADE Estate Winery and Odette Estate Winery presented by John Conover

Del Frisco’s Double Eagle Steakhouse
950 I Street, NW

7:00 pm        12 guests       $ pre-sold

 

Dinner 7:

Host: The Ambassador of Italy and Mrs. Armando Varricchio

Chef: Roberto Grazioli, Ambassador’s Chef

Wine: From Carmignano in Tuscany from the Estate of  Fabrizio Pratesi presented by Signore Pratesi

Villa Firenze, Residence of the Ambassador of Italy
2800 Albemarle Street, NW

7:00 pm       24 guests        $ sold out

 

Dinner 8:

Sponsor: Debbie and Russ Potee & American Airlines

Chef: Marc Hennessy, Rare Steakhouse and Tavern

WineChâteau Lynch-Bages presented by Kinou Cazes Hachemian

Rare Steakhouse and Tavern
1595 I Street, NW

7:00 pm       24 guests       $ pre-sold

 

Dinner 9:

Sponsor: Available
Chef: Tracy O’Grady, 1789

WineChâteau Léoville Poyerré presented by Anne Cuvelier

1789 Restaurant
1226 36th Street, NW

7:00 pm       12 guests        $ sold out

 

Dinner 11:

Sponsor: American Airlines

Chef: Brandon Ingenito, City Winery

Wine: Chimney Rock presented by Elizabeth Vianna

City Winery, Washington, DC
1350 Okie Street, NE

7:00 pm       15 guests       $ pre-sold

 

Dinner 12:

Host: H.E Michaël Moussa-Adamo, Ambassador Extraordinary & Plenipotentiary of the
Gabonese Republic to the United States of America, Mexico & Haïti and Brigitte Moussa-Adamo

Sponsor: Available

Wine: Château Kirwan presented by Sophie Schÿler

Residence of the Ambassador of the Republic of Gabon
2416 Tracy Place, NW

7:00 pm       14 guests       $ sold out

 

Dinner 13:

Sponsor: Available

Chef: Kevin Lalli, Opaline Bar & Brasserie

Wine: Château Clerc Milon presented by Jean Emmanuel Danjoy
Château Malartic-Lagraviére presented by Séverine Bonnie

Opaline Bar & Brasserie
806 15th Street, NW

6:30 pm       20 guests       $ sold out

 

Dinner 14:

Sponsor: Conrad Kenley

Chef: Keith Bombaugh, Mirabelle

Wine: Nicolas-Jay and Domaine Méo Camuzet presented by Jay Boberg

Mirabelle
900 16th Street, NW

6:30 pm       20 guests       $ pre-sold

 

Dinner 15:

Sponsor: Joel Kleinman and Mary Pat Brown

Chef:  Todd Gray, Equinox

Wine: Château Beychevelle presented by Philippe Blanc

Home of Joel Kleinman and Mary Pat Brown
McLean, Virginia

6:30 pm       14 guests        $ pre-sold

 

Dinner 16:

Sponsor: Kearney & Company

Chef: Brian Thomas, The Capital Grille

Wine: Addax Wines presented by Brian Kearney

The Capital Grille
601 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW

6:30 pm       24 guests       $ pre-sold

History with Diplomatic Corps

2019

Gabon – Residence of the Ambassador

Italy – Residence of the Ambassador

Liechtenstein – Residence of the Ambassador

Netherlands – Residence of the Ambassador

 

2018

Gabon – Residence of the Ambassador

Germany – Residence of the Ambassador

Italy – Residence of the Ambassador

Korea – Residence of the Ambassador

Liechtenstein – Residence of the Ambassador

Netherlands – Residence of the Ambassador

Sweden – Residence of the Ambassador

 

2017

France – Residence of the Ambassador

Gabon – Residence of the Ambassador

Liechtenstein – Residence of the Ambassador

Netherlands – Residence of the Ambassador

Tunisia – Residence of the Ambassador

 

2016

Brazil – Residence of the Ambassador

France – Residence of the Ambassador

Liechtenstein – Residence of the Ambassador

Portugal – Residence of the Ambassador

Netherlands – Residence of the Ambassador

 

2015

Argentina – Embassy

Australia – Embassy

France – Residence of the Ambassador

Iceland – Residence of the Ambassador

Liechtenstein – Residence of the Ambassador

Portugal – Residence of the Ambassador

 

2014

France – Residence of the Ambassador

Netherlands – Residence of the Ambassador

Philippines – Residence of the Ambassador

Singapore – Embassy

South Africa – Residence of the Ambassador

 

2013

Colombia – Residence of the Ambassador

France – Residence of the Ambassador

Gabon – Residence of the Ambassador

Portugal – Residence of the Ambassador

Singapore – Embassy

South Africa – Residence of the Ambassador

 

2012

Australia – Embassy

France – Residence of the Ambassador

Italy – Residence of the Ambassador

Peru – Residence of the Ambassador

South Africa – Residence of the Ambassador

Turkey – Residence of the Ambassador

 

2011

Australia – Embassy

India – Residence of the Ambassador

Luxembourg – Embassy

South Africa – Residence of the Ambassador

Turkey – Residence of the Ambassador

United Kingdom – Embassy

 

2010

Argentina – Residence of the Ambassador

Australia – Embassy

Brazil – Residence of the Ambassador

Colombia – Residence of the Ambassador

France – Residence of the Ambassador

 

2009

Argentina – Residence of the Ambassador

Australia – Embassy

Canada – Residence of the Ambassador

Chile – Residence of the Ambassador

France – Residence of the Ambassador

 

2008

Australia – Embassy

Austria – Residence of the Ambassador

Canada – Embassy

France – Residence of the Ambassador

New Zealand – Residence of the Ambassador

 

2007

Argentina – Residence of the Ambassador

Australia – Embassy

Austria – Residence of the Ambassador

Chile – Residence of the Ambassador

France – Residence of the Ambassador

Italy – Residence of the Ambassador

New Zealand – Residence of the Ambassador

 

2006

Argentina – Residence of the Ambassador

Australia – Embassy

France – Residence of the Ambassador

Greece- Residence of the Ambassador

Italy – Residence of the Ambassador

 

2005

Argentina – Residence of the Ambassador

Australia – Embassy

Chile – Residence of the Ambassador

France – Residence of the Ambassador

New Zealand – Residence of the Ambassador

Spain – Residence of the Ambassador

 

2004

Australia – Embassy

France – Residence of the Ambassador

New Zealand – Residence of the Ambassador