Venue Details

Embassy of France
Across Reservoir Road from Georgetown University 4101 Reservoir Road, NW Washington, DC 20007
202-944-6000
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2.2 / 5 Rated by 26 members
VeraGl
Review from VeraGl
Red Velvet 34 events 11 reviews

The event was tremendously overpriced. For $40 one had to stay at least 30 minutes in line to try several low quality screw top local wines. Nothing to do with French wines. Some wines were imported, but not the best ones either. No other food...continued

reviewed Feb 16 2018 report as inappropriate
Barb
Review from Barb
Red Velvet 7 events 5 reviews

The event was not what vendors advertised. There were no sommelier talking about the wines. The few wine tasting stations they had lines were long and the people had no time to tell you more the where the wine was from and weather it was dry or...continued

reviewed Feb 17 2018 report as inappropriate
Jamie L Johnston Roche
Review from Jamie L Johnston Roche
Red Velvet 9 events 2 reviews

This was the worst experience I have ever had at the French Embassy. Usually they are organized, gracious, elegant and everything this event was not. Long lines, not very good vendors and nowhere near the description put on Gold Star. Not one...continued

reviewed Feb 17 2018 report as inappropriate
Connie Karageorgis
Review from Connie Karageorgis
Red Velvet 1 event 1 review

The event was completely misrepresented in the advertising. We were very disappointed with it. I feel like we overpaid for being crowded with long lines to taste mediocre wine served by moderately knowledgeable wine distributors. There were long...continued

reviewed Feb 17 2018 report as inappropriate
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