Preview: Back to Nature: Pascaline Lepeltier and Will Horowitz

Loading Map....

Date(s) - 03/27/2019
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

FIAF (Alliance française)


Cover Photo Courtesy of FIAF

What’s up? Join Pascaline Lepeltier, the first woman to be named Best Sommelier of France, and Will Horowitz, co-founder of Ducks Eatery, to discover France’s best organic and biodynamic wines.

Damage? $95-$115

Château Coulon Corbières – Courtesy of

Why you should go.

For this masterclass tasting, Pascaline Lepeltier has handpicked six examples, highlighting sustainable wines from small producers. Will Horowitz will create gourmet bites for the evening. Cheese, charcuterie, and artisanal breads will also be served.

Wine Selection

  • Domaine Laguerre, Côtes-de-Roussillon, “Le Ciste Blanc,” 2016, Languedoc-Roussillon
  • Domaine de la Roche Bleue, Jasnières, “Sec,” 2017, Loire Valley
  • Domaine Les Fouques, Côtes-de-Provence La Londe, “Cuvée La Londe Rosé,” 2017, Provence
  • Domaine Bernard Baudry, Chinon, “Cuvée Domaine,” 2016, Loire Valley
  • Jean David, Côtes-du-Rhône Villages Seguret, 2015, Rhône Valley
  • Château Lapuyade, Jurançon, “Moelleux,” 2015, South-West

Useful tips:

  • Attire? Dressy casual works.
  • Bring your I.D. strictly 21+
  • Alone or with friends? Either or.
  • Business cards are always a plus.
  • Travel lightly. Coat check not always available.
  • The event is in FIAF’s Sky Room and is in English
  • Fancy a nightcap or bite to eat in the area? 
  1. The Bar Room 117 E. 60th Street. New York, NY 10022. btwn. Lexington & Park. Almost hidden but beautiful interior with a full bar tons of craft beer, wines and spirits. Great burgers!
  2. Fig & Olive 808 Lexington Ave, New York, NY 10065 (lower level) Mediterranean-inspired cuisine with full bar.
  3. The Jeffrey Craft Beers and Bites – It’s great to see a little craft beer elegance in Midtown East with this Bohemian and comfortable boozer!
  4. The Plaza Hotel Food Court by Todd English 1 W 59th St, (5th Ave) New York, NY 10019 basement level, everything imaginable is available with seriously good options. Can get crowded.
  5. The Regency Bar on Park Av. 540 Park Ave, New York, NY 10065 (by 60th St)
    (212) 759-4100 – a high end bar with an endless wine/ spirit selection. Comfortable with old school elegance.