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2 Star Starred
Embassy Suites DC - Convention Center
900 10th Street, NW Washington, DC 20001
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3.3 / 5 Rated by 17 members
Review from DCLaxFan
Red Velvet 18 events 3 reviews

The event was fair. There was a wide variety of wines to sample, but the room at the Embassy Suites was way too small for the amount of vendors. As a result, it was crowded for the first two hours. Also, most of the vendors ran out of the best...continued

reviewed Apr 27 2013 report as inappropriate
Review from Monica Brown
25 events 7 reviews

This was absolutely grand! I really enjoyed the wines, the servers, the cheese, and the atmosphere. I do plan to attend again this fall.

reviewed Apr 28 2012 report as inappropriate
Review from The Judge
4 events 2 reviews

A series of tables representing either vineyards or dealers.

reviewed Apr 28 2012 report as inappropriate
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The second best wine tasting event in Washington…only second to our fall event. In a walk-around format, taste hundreds of wines from around the world. There are two levels of wines, the 70+ Premium Wines that are more expensive and are only served during the VIP Tasting, and the 150+ Select Wines that are served during the Grand Tasting. You can order all the wines tasted at special pricing from Chevy Chase Wine and Spirits.

*12:30pm – 2:00pm: VIP Tasting (entry to VIP tasting also includes Grand Tasting)

*The VIP Tasting is for avid wine lover who appreciates higher end wines and a more intimate tasting experience. Both the Premium and Select wines will be open to taste. The VIPs receive a Wine Glass Holder and can stay through the Grand Tasting. Live Jazz provides the perfect complement to the tasting. *

2:00pm – 5:00pm: Grand Tasting

*The Grand Tasting is for wine lovers who recognize the fun of having 150+ wines to taste to find some great buys. The attire for the event is Business Casual. Bread and cheese are served throughout the event.

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