Parsing PINOT

On Monday, August 15th at 7pm, please join Spec’s fine wine buyer Bear Dalton at the Wine School at l’Alliance Française for Parsing Pinot. We will parse, ponder, and peruse Pinot Noir from California. Discussion will include some history of Pinot Noir, how it is made, where it is best grown in California, and pairing Pinot Noir with food. Fourteen Pinot Noir wines will be tasted. Bread and a selection of fine cheeses will be served. Prepare your palate.

The line up:
Banshee Pinot Noir Sonoma County 2014
Lompoc Wine Co Santa Rita Hills Pinot Noir 2014
Copain Pinot Noir Tous Ensemble 2013
Domaine Carneros Pinot Noir 2013
Copain Pinot Noir Les Voisins 2012
Martinelli Pinot Noir Sonoma Coast 2013
Patz & Hall Pinot Noir Sonoma Coast 2013
Lynmar Russian River Pinot Noir 2014
Lynmar Quail Hill Pinot Noir 2013
Patz & Hall Pinot Noir Gap’s Crown 2013
Patz & Hall Pinot Noir Hyde Vineyard 2014
Domaine de la Cote Bloom’s Field Pinot Noir 2013
Dumol Russian River Valley Pinot Noir 2013
Domaine de la Cote La Cote Pinot Noir 2013

Parsing Pinot will cost $80.00 per person (Cash or Check) or $84.21 regular. The class will meet at 7pm on Monday, August 15th at l’Alliance Française. To purchase your ticket, please contact Susan at 713-854-7855 or

L’Alliance Française is the French cultural center in Houston. Located at 427 Lovett Blvd., l’Alliance is on the southeast corner of Lovett and Whitney (one block south of Westheimer and two blocks east of Montrose).

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