Join us on May 11th, 2017 from 6:00pm-7:30pm for a Rosé 101 class, taught by our wonderful house sommelier, Rita Di Tondo.
Belle Epicurean welcomes Dainis Svarcs, owner winemaker of Abbe winery for an exclusive special event on Thursday, December 15th from 5:00-8:00pm at our Madison Park location. Dainis will be tasting his award winning Merlots and Cabernet blends, as well as a few surprises. We will also be tasting appetizers from Belle's Provisions Pantry to compliment this amazing wine!
"It's Beaujolais Nouveau Time!"
Come join the party! Belle Epicurean is hosting a night of fun, wine, food and live music! Join us as we celebrate the fabulous French wine holiday Beaujolais Nouveau Day, a grand celebration for the much sought after red wine made from freshly hand-picked Gamay grapes.
So join us as we toast the harvest with authentic Beaujolais Nouveau!
Beaujolais nouveau is a hugely popular wine made from Gamay grapes, which are grown in the Beaujolias region of France. The Gamay noir a Jus blanc grape (known typically as simply, Gamay) are grown in stony soil, and must be, by law, harvested by hand. This unique wine is fermented every year for just a few weeks, before being released on the third Thursday of each November. The wine is made through anaerobic fermentation, creating a wine that, while remaining low in tannins, is fruity and fresh.
How to Drink It
This wine is recommended served slightly chilled, at approximately 55 degrees Farenheit (13 degrees Celsius). Unlike many other wines, it doesn't improve with age, and is intended to be enjoyed right away! Each vintage has its own unique variation, so every Beaujolais Nouveau Day is a new experience.
Belle Epicurean will celebrate this youthful & vibrant wine on November 17th, from 5:00pm To 8:00pm at our Madison Park location. There is no cover charge to attend.
We hope to see you there!
The more, the merrier!
Let us know if you'll be joining us by submitting your RSVP below.
This Mother's Day, celebrate the special women in your life at Belle Epicurean.
Belle will be offering buy one get one espresso beverages to every guest who comes in with their mother on May 8th, 2016 at both our Madison Park & Downtown Seattle locations. Bring in your mom, grandma, mother-in-law, etc. and show her how much you care about her & appreciate all she does. Spread the word & share the love.
Limit one free beverage per group, free beverage must be of equal or lesser value, no substitutions, no rain checks.