Midtown Village Celebrates the Grape! 11/18/2010
This “Beaujolais Day,” Thursday, November 18th, 13th Street in Midtown Village becomes Rue Treizième as more than a dozen establishments Celebrate the Grape! Visit neighboring retailers and enjoy a complementary glass of wine before selecting from a variety of Midtown Village restaurants offering Beaujolais Nouveau specials.
Beaujolais Nouveau, a red wine made from Gamay grapes, is produced in the Beaujolais region of France. This most popular vin de primeur is fermented for just a few weeks then officially released for sale on the third Thursday of November when the whole world becomes a little French for the night.
Bars & Restaurants
Vintage Wine Bar
129 S. 13th Street
Complimentary Gougeres (French cheese puff) all night and Beaujolais soap samples from Duross & Langel. An accordion player will grace the front entrance from 6:00P – 10:00P plus special $8 glasses of Beaujolais Nouveau.
110 S. 13th Street
5 course, $45 per person Beaujolais Nouveau wine/food tasting menu
Zavino Wine Bar Pizzeria
112 S. 13th Street
Beaujolais specials include $15 Beaujolais-braised Short Rib Pizza and sparkling $8 Beaujolais Cocktails
McGillins Old Ale House
1310 Drury Street
1/2 priced McGillins Famous French Onion Soup and $5 glass of Beaujolais Nouveau
1315 Sansom Street
Beaujolais and cheese pairing, discounted Beaujolais and cheese plate
BAR - 1309 Sansom Street
Special Beaujolais Jell-O shots
El Vez - 121 S. 13th Street
$4 Beaujolais Sangria
Duross & Langel
117 S. 13th Street
Complimentary wine tasting offered while observing the creation of Beaujolais soaps and lip balms in the soap masters kitchen. Select sale on all French Milled Soaps.
108 S. 13th Street
In the chocolate kitchen there will be Beaujolais chocolates plus wine tasting and chocolate samples.
Absolute Abstract Art
141 S. 13th Street
Serving complimentary Beaujolais and offering 25% discount on all French artwork.
107 S. 13th Street
Complimentary wine tasting and tabletop sale on serving pieces from France
Paper on Pine
124 S. 13th Street
Complimentary wine and special discounts
113 S. 13th Street
Complimentary wine tasting and sale on select French furniture and pillows
Must be 21 or over to receive complimentary alcohol sampling. All offers are subject to change.