Italia! Patio Wine Party: Massimo Bracco with Sartirano Vineyards at Russo's
Tuesday, May 10, 2011 from 6:00 PM to 7:30 PM (MDT)
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Experience Piedmont wines with Massimo Bracco, the young family owner of the Sartirano vineyards in Piedmonte. The two vineyards we will be featuring are Costa di Bussia and San Silvestro. http://www.sartirano.com/eng/ Meet Massimo Bracco:
We will be on the patio of a new Italian restaurant in the DTC with award winning chef Brian Laird, a partner in this restaurant who also trained in the Piedmont. Many of you know about Brian from his years with Barolo Grill.
What: Italia! Italia! Explore the wines of the Piemont region of Italy with Massimo Bracco, the young family owner of the Sartirano vineyards.
When: Tuesday May 10, 2011 at 6:00 PM
Where: Russo's Kitchen 10111 Inverness Main Street 80112 Englewood, CO (DTC Area right off the light rail bridge) Just north of the Inverness Resort http://www.russosvallagio.com/
Crowd: Mostly Young/Mid Professionals
Cost: $27.99 includes tax and tip (Wine Party Only)
Dress: Business/Dressy Casual to Business/Dress to Impress
Directions and Parking: I-25 to Dry Creek exit, East on Dry Creek, turn right on Inverness Drive (outer road). You'll see a new development immediatley to your left with loft units and restaurants, turn left at this first light. If you see the Inverness Resort , you have gone too far.The restaurant has FREE parking in front is a few blocks from the Light Rail to the Dry Creek Station (take the walkway over the I-25)
Wines are from two estate bottled vineyards http://www.sartirano.com/eng/
2010 Dulcis Moscato d'Asti
2009 Barbera Ottone
2010 Dulcis Rosso
Costa di Bussia
2009 Barbera d'Alba
Langhe doc Arcaplà (this wine is currently unconfirmed due to shipment...we'll know in a few days)
Piedmont trained Chef Brian Laird's wonderful menu:
Dinner after the wine tasting: We usually have 40-50% of the group stay for dinner after the event. It's a great way to continue the conversation with new friends. Russo's will be offering a prix fix menu (from Restaurant week...extended for our group) for $25 a person plus tax/tip. There is a place on eventbrite to RSVP for dinner afterwards. You may also order off of their wonderful menu. For members who want to continue to casually mingle, the fireside lounge will be open.
Please Note: NO TICKETS WILL BE SOLD AT THE DOOR/NO WALK UPS!....sorry but we will have to turn away anyone who doesn't have an advance ticket as wine and food has been allotted based on the ticketed attendees and we do not handle money at the door. We are limiting this event to 100 attendees with a winemaker due to capcity of the room. Our events sell out quick! Please see the Denver Wine Meetup for the refund policy.
Eventbrite utilizes paypal for payment which is SSL secured. You can use any credit card and there is an echeck option. You do not have to have a paypal account. We do not see your credit card info, it's encrypted. Please see the Denver Wine Meetup for the refund policy located on the event and the ABOUT page. Refunds are processed up to 2 days prior to an event for any reason. 99% of advance refunds have been processed for this group! Please note: We cannot refund "no shows" and folks who decided in the afternoon or after the event has commenced they cannot attend. Notifications the afternoon of the event for illness are too late for the organizer to refund as the headcount has been sent to the chef, it's too late to find waitlist people to take your ticket and the group is charged based on the headcount. If you are ill the morning of the event, please email immediately, before 9:00 am.
When & Where
Uncorked Denver, Denver Wine Meetup
Uncorked Denver hosts wine and culture “socials” for young professionals in Denver. Uncorked Dever events are for the individual who is looking to socialize over wine and make new friends in the process. Uncorked Denver events will focus on a handful of wines by region, varietals or a seasonal theme paired with food.