Wine Essence presents a Wine and Sake Japanese Cultural Event at Cloister Cafe. Attention- (Cloister Cafe) is a hookah bar and restaurant so please be aware that there will be vapor and flavored smoke within this environment.
This is more than just a tasting, this is an event created to support and celebrate Japanese culture and to bring together not just Japanese but others as well who like and are interested in this beautiful culture.
We will have Japanese designer Kei koakutsu designs showcasing some of her amazing Japanese fusion designer fashions. We will have some Japanese Iconic figures in the building from different fields and industries like NHK, Japan Society and more.
Wine Essence guests get 1 complimentary glass of wine after the first purchase (1 time only per person). Guests that purchase specified tickets can enjoy our Wine and Sake + Sushi tasting. Guests can buy tickets online or at venue. We will have delicious sushi from Hasaki, which is one of the best sushi venues in NYC since its opening in 1984. Hasaki is known for its consistent, hi-quality sashimi & Edomae-style sushi.
This is a primarily seated environment where all guests can purchase their wine, champagne, food from menu, cheese platters and Hookah! Enjoy a variety of music like jazz, top 40 and more. Indoor and outdoor seating available for dining and hookah.
All guests must have proof of RSVP and or Ticket purchase to attend. Dress code for this event is Business casual attire.