Coming up: New York City in April 2008
If you happen to be in the Big Apple next month, then let's meet at Crawford Doyle Booksellers, a small store located around the corner from the Metropolitan Museum between 81st and 82nd Streets on Madison Ave. I'll be there, perusing the stacks, on April 15th, from 4:00 to 6:00. Please RSVP here.
(The following is a message from Jean-Marc)
Kristin and I have the pleasure to announce to you that we will be visiting the following towns this February 2008 to present our Rouge-Bleu wines and meet with our dear readers in :
Seattle, Portland, San Francisco, Los Angeles, Phoenix and Houston.
Seattle: February 12th - Meet with us either :
* From 2 to 4 PM at Abraxus Books book store located at :
5711 24th Avenue NW
Seattle, WA 98107
Phone (206) 297-6777
From 5:30 to 7:30 PM for a wine tasting-book signing organized by the French-American Chamber of Commerce of Pacific Northwest at :
Seattle Heights (Condominium Building)
2600 Second Avenue, 7th Floor Meeting Room
Seattle, WA 98121
Phone: (206) 443-4703
Online reservations will be posted soon at www.faccpnw.org
Portland : February 13th - Meet us at Cork Wine Shop from 5 to 7 PM :
2901 NE Alberta Street
Portland, OR 97211
Phone: (503) 281-2675
San Francisco : February 14th - Meet us at Palio d'Asti restaurant from 2 to 4 PM :
640 Sacramento Street
San Francisco, CA 94111
Phone: (415) 395-9800
Los Angeles : February 15th - Meet us at Wine House wine store from noon to 4 PM :
2311 Cotner Avenue
Los Angeles, CA 90064
Phone: (800) 626-9463
Phoenix : February 16th - Meet us at Vincent's Saturday Farmer's Market from 9 AM to 1 PM :
3930 East Camelback Road
Phoenix, AZ 85018
Houston : February 21th - Meet Jean-Marc at Brasserie Max & Julie for a wine dinner scheduled from 7 to 9 PM :
4315 Montrose Blvd
Houston, TX 77006
Phone: (713) 524-0070
Tickets are available through our wine importer French Country Wines. Please email Tim to secure your seats.
At last, Kristin and I will be in New York City next April (14th to 17th) and we will post more details for you soon about the events we shall organize.
We do hope to have a chance to meet with you then. In the meantime, make a note in your calendar and don't hesitate to tell your francophile friends about these events.
Apart from the events where tickets are requested, an email to let us know your visit in one of these meetings would be very much appreciated in order to manage as best as possible the logistics.
Cheers and Happy New Year,
Kristin and Jean-Marc
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