An evening of fine wines and fast dates!
Aphrodisiac: Arousing, increasing, or intensifying sexual desire.
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What is Wine Lovers Speed Dating?
Mingle over merlots and chardonnays as you sample both your drinks and your dates. If the thought of fruity flavours fusing together sets your taste buds tingling, Fast Life Wine Lovers Speed Dating may be just your thing!
This event kicks off with an entertaining and interactive introductory lesson on wine culture designed to teach novice wine lovers the fundamentals of wine appreciation. You'll be able to talk aromas, tastes and textures as you expand your knowledge of the nectar from the gods.
Then it’s on to the speed dating, with each date accompanied by a different wine or sumptuous hors d’oeuvre. Every eight minutes the men will move on to meet their next date and you will be provided with a match card. If someone takes your fancy, simply write their name on your card and hand it to the host at the end of the night. If the feeling is mutual, contact details will be provided via email the next day. Mix talk of tannins with flirtation, or let the wine become the backdrop as other textures develop...
The hand-picked, taste bud tingling hors d’oeuvres menu includes:
-Asparagus wrapped with Parmesan in Phyllo Dough
-Arugula & Goat Cheese Croissants
-Grilled Pineapple with Tuna Tartare
-Smoked Salmon with Avocado Foam
-Dried Figs stuffed with Almonds and Bleu Cheese
-Crisp Fried Oysters with Wasabi Aioli
-Mocha Ice Cream on Spoons
The cost to attend is only $69.95 which includes a wine culture session with a qualified wine coach, gourmet hors d’oeuvres, 8 wine tastings and 10 dates.
Vintage New York
This feast for the senses will be held in the Wine Cellar at Vintage New York™. Since opening in 2000, Vintage New York™ has become the ultimate resource for the very best wines produced by New York's boutique wineries and artisan winemakers. Owned by partners Susan Wine (formerly co-owner of the legendary, New York Times 4-star Quilted Giraffe Restaurant in Manhattan) and Robert Ransom (co-founder of Rivendell Winery™ in the Hudson Valley with his family in 1987), Vintage New York has been called a "temple of taste and discover" for New York Wines. As an added bonus Vintage New York™ offer to double their standard discount for any wine purchased at the event. Purchase 1-5 bottles and get 5% off; 6-10 bottles 10% off; and 20% off for 12 bottles or more. To learn more about Vintage New York click here.
"Until recently, it took some searching to find New York wines in the Big Apple. But that’s starting to change. A big reason is Vintage New York..."
-Wine Spectator Magazine, May 31, 2006
New York: Women 25-35, Men 28-38
Date: Tuesday 13 February
Venue: Vintage New York™ Wine Cellar, 482 Broome Street, Soho ~ Entrance at 60 Wooster.
Register: Click here to register for this event.
Invite a Friend: This is an open invitation for women aged 25-35 and men aged 28-38. If you’d like a friend to join you at this event, direct them to this web page or get them to call 1 800 406 0832 (or 416 840 9947).