Nouveau Expression is a nation-wide celebration that glories in creativity, self-expression, and enjoying the moment. This week at the French Embassy, it also includes a tasting of food and wines hosted by French Beaujolais winemaker Georges Duboeuf.
Presented by the French-American Chamber of Commerce (FACC), the festivities will include a jazz ensemble, D.J., dancing, raffle drawing with great prizes, games and more, as French gourmet foods and pastries from Paul Bakery & Cafe will be paired with the 2011 Georges Duboeuf Beaujolais Nouveau, and wines from other regions of France. There will be a live piano interlude from 6-7pm for the VIP reception.
This event will also be the first place to tasty the The 2011 Georges Duboeuf Beaujolais Nouveau, which is released after midnight annually on the third Thursday in November. with a first-ever graffiti-inspired label designed by renowned Brooklyn artist Kaves, will be available nationwide at a retail price of $10.
WHEN: Thursday, November 17 2011, from 7 p.m. to 10 p.m. (VIP reception from 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.)
Washington, D.C. 20007