NEW ORLEANS (press release) – The New Orleans Wine & Food Experience is bringing a condensed line-up of events to New Orleans this fall and winter with four special wine and food experiences and a continuation of the successful wine dinners series. “We are excited to be able to bring a taste of NOWFE to New Orleans this fall,” said Aimee Brown, NOWFE executive director. “This smaller line-up will follow all COVID-19 precautions while showcasing some of what we had planned for this past spring. In the meantime, myself and our board are planning for a stellar 2021 festival event.”
October – December
Wine Dinner Series
Join us for our Wine Dinner Series at one of New Orleans’ premier restaurants. Dine with friends and make new ones, while learning about the wine and food pairings directly from the wineries and the chefs that crafted them. Different wineries are featured at each restaurant. Dickie Brennan’s Steakhouse (October 14); Gianna (October 21); Brasa Churrasquería (October 28); Boucherie (October 28); Tableau (November 4); and Copper Vine (November 4). For reservation information please visit www.nowfe.com.
Rosé Filled Glasses
Head to Fulton Street for this unique opportunity to see the world through rosé-filled glasses. Taste your way at this seated event through premier rosés—both still and sparklers—from France, Spain, Italy, United States and the Southern Hemisphere. Tasty bites to accompany the wines will be served.
Saturday, Nov. 21: 12-1:30 p.m.
Pizza e Vino at Kitchen in the Garden in City Park
A festive pizza making demo and tasting at the new outdoor kitchen within City Park’s beautiful Botanical Garden. Pizza bites of varying styles, fired in the Garden’s wood-burning pizza oven will be created by local favorites. Several Italian varietals will be paired with each pizza maker’s demo and offerings.
Saturday, Dec. 5: 4-6 p.m.
Art Walk & Wine Tasting
Visit gallery to gallery in the 700 and 800 blocks of Royal Street sipping wines from around the globe while taking in some of New Orleans greatest gifts—rare antiques, fine art, and stunning historic architecture. Do not miss out…tickets are limited.
Saturday, Dec. 12: 3-5 p.m.
Sample ten wineries from around the world paired with three highly acclaimed New Orleans restaurants all while seated at your table. Each winery or wine representative will mingle throughout the room, pouring these rare and highly valued wines.