kelly magyarics

washington, d.c.-based wine, spirits, travel & lifestyle writer / wine educator


August's wines in September

DC's 701 Restaurant will be featuring the wines of August Briggs in a wine dinner on Tuesday, September 9, at 7:00 PM. Executive chef Bobby Varua will be pairing dishes with the Calistoga, CA winery's offerings. The cost is $75 per person, and the dinner will feature:

Buttered Popcorn Dover Sole
August Briggs “Leveroni Vineyard” Chardonnay 2007

Pork Belly with Green Apple Cassoulet
August Briggs “Napa Valley” Zinfandel 2006

Muscovey Duck with Açaí Bordelaise
August Briggs “Monte Rosso” Cabernet Sauvignon 2004

Smoked Gouda Crème des Financiers
August Briggs “Napa Valley” Syrah 2004

Restaurant 701 is located at 701 PennsylvaniaAve NW,Washington, DC. Their phone number is (202) 393-0701.