Thursday, March 7, 2019

2018 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.

 

 

Heart’s Delight Celebration

 

Wine:

Château Margaux presented by Thibault Pontallier

Supreme Court of the United States
1 First Street, NE

7:00 p.m.              24 guests

 

 

Dinner 1

 

Sponsor:

available

Chef:

Miro Uskokovic, Gramercy Tavern, New York

Wine:

Balkan Wine Project presented by Aleks Krsmanovic

Home of Aleks and Dejana Krsmanovic
Falls Church, Virginia

7:00 p.m.              14 guests              $400

 

Dinner 2

 

Sponsor:

Conrad Kenley

Chefs:

Eudy Cruz and Sung Cho, Nobu Washington DC

Wine:

Sandhi Wines and Domaine de la Côte presented by Rajat Parr

Nobu Washington DC
2525 M Street, NW

7:00 p.m.              16 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 Cos d’Estournel presented by Dimitri Augenblick

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

7:30 p.m.              24 guests              *sold out

 

Dinner 4

 

Sponsor:

National Air Traffic Controllers Association

Chef:

Nicholas Legret, The Hay-Adams

Wine:

Château Haut Bailly presented by Daina Paulin

Concorde Room, The Hay-Adams
800 16th Street, NW

6:30 p.m.              14 guests              $400

 

Dinner 5

 

Host:

The Ambassador of Italy and Mrs. Armando Varricchio

Chef:

Roberto Grazioli, Ambassador’s Chef

Wine:

Tenuta di Trinoro and Passopisciaro presented by Sarah Bray

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

7:00 p.m.              24 guests              *on hold for sponsors

 

Dinner 6

 

Sponsor:

Kaiser Permanente

Wine:

Chimney Rock presented by Elizabeth Vianna

1789 Restaurant
1226 36th Street, NW

7:00 p.m.              12 guests            $ pre-sold

 

Dinner 7

 

Sponsor:

Joel Kleinman and Mary Pat Brown

Wine:

Château Lynch-Bages presented by Stephen Bolger

Home of Joel Kleinman and Mary Pat Brown
McLean, Virginia

6:30 p.m.              14 guests              $ pre-sold

 

Dinner 8

 

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 Coutet presented by Aline Baly
Château Lagrange presented by Charlotte Denjean

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

7:00 p.m.              14 guests              $500

 

Dinner 9

 

Sponsor:

Available

Chef:

Nicholas Legret, The Hay-Adams

Wine:

Piper-Heidsieck Champagne “Rare Vintage Experience”

The Lafayette Restaurant Private Dining Room, The Hay-Adams
800 16th Street, NW

VIP Reception – “rare” Pipers from: 1953, 1955, 1962 and 1964 and Dinner ‘Rare’ Vintages: 2002 Rare, 1998 Rare (Magnum), 1988 Rare, 1979 Rare, and 2007 Rare Rosé

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6:00 p.m.              16 guests              $1,500

 

 

Dinner 10

 

Sponsor:

Mr. and Mrs. J.D. Murphy

Chef:

Massimo Fabbri, San Lorenzo

Wine:

Château Montrose presented by Hervé Berland

Home of Mr. and Mrs. J.D. Murphy
Washington, DC

7:30 p.m.              14 guests           $500

 

Dinner 11

 

Sponsor:

Mitsubishi Motors North America

Chef:

Marc Hennessy, Rare Steakhouse and Tavern

Wine:

Château Guiraud presented by Xavier Planty
Château Kirwan presented by Sophie Schÿler

Rare Steakhouse and Tavern
1595 I Street, NW

7:00 p.m.              24 guests            $400

 

Dinner 12

 

Sponsor:

Kearney & Company

Chef:

Brian Thomas, The Capital Grille

Wine:

Bevan Cellars presented by Russell Bevan

The Capital Grille
601 Pennsylvania Avenue, NW

7:00 p.m.              24 guests            *pre-sold

 

Dinner 13

 

Wine:

Château Lascombes presented by Karine Barbier
Château Lafon-Rochet presented Sofia Gorse

Opaline Bar and Brasserie
806 15th Street, NW

6:30 p.m.              20 guests            *sold out

 

Dinner 14

 

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 HSH Prince Hans-Adam II of Liechtenstein

Residence of the Ambassador of Liechtenstein
2900 K Street, NW

7:00 p.m.              10 guests            $sold out

 

Dinner 15

 

Sponsor:

Friends of Morris Norris

 Chef:

Johnny Spero, Reverie

Wine:

Larkmead Vineyards and Massican Winery presented by Dan Petroski

Home of Amy and David White
Washington, DC

7:00 p.m.              14 guests            *pre-sold

 

Dinner 16

 

Sponsor:

Shannon Finley

Chef:

Jason Schreuder, Cork Wine Bar & Market

Wine:

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

Cork Wine Bar & Market
1805 14th Street, NW

7:00 p.m.              20 guests            *pre-sold

 

Dinner 17

 

Host:

His Excellency, Yoon-je Cho, Ambassador of the Republic of Korea to the United States

Sponsor:

Corstone

Wine:

Opus One presented by Gina Voci

Residence of the Ambassador of the Republic of Korea
4801 Glenbrook Road, NW

6:30 p.m.              24 guests            *on hold for sponsors

 

Dinner 18

 

Sponsor:

available

Chef:

JC Shurts, City Winery

Wine:

Donelan Family Wines presented by Cushing Donelan

City Winery, Washington, DC
1350 Okie Street, NE

7:00 p.m.              15 guests            $400

 

Dinner 19

May 15, 2018

Host:

His Excellency Peter Wittig, The Ambassador of Germany

Sponsor:

Volkswagen Group of America

Chef:

Benoit Teisseire

Wine:

Weingut Josef Spreitzer presented by Andreas Spreitzer

Residence of the Ambassador of Germany
1800 Foxhall Road, NW

7:00 pm                               20 guests                          $ pre-sold

Dinner 20

May 15, 2018

Host:

Her Excellency Karin Olofsdotter, The Ambassador of Sweden

Sponsor:

Association of Global Automakers

Chef:

Ms. Frida Johansson, Ambassador’s Executive Chef

Residence of the Ambassador of Sweden
3900 Nebraska Avenue, NW

7:00 pm                               20 guests                          $ pre-sold

 

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History with Diplomatic Corps

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