Gary’s Wine & Marketplace, an established leader in the fine wine & spirits business will hold the 21st Grand Tasting Event on October 18th, 2012 at the Park Avenue Club, Florham Park New Jersey. The Grand Tasting raises money for local charities and features hundreds of wines from around the world. This year Gary’s Wine & Marketplace will donate all proceeds from the event to the Interfaith Food Pantry, Atlantic Hospice, the Gagnon Cardiovascular Institute at Morristown Medical Center and the Arts Council of the Morris Area.
The Grand Tasting begins with an exclusive VIP hour during which registered guests will have their chance to taste through the wines at the top of their lists before the larger crowd arrives. In addition to early admission, the first 25 VIP’s to purchase tickets can take part in a special Champagne Seminar presented by Pascal Boye, Champagne Ambassador of Nicolas Feuillatte. Guests will be guided through a tasting of Brut Reserve, Brut Vintage 2004, Blanc de Blanc, Palmes d’Or Brut, Brut Rose and Palmes d’Or Rose.
General Admission to the Grand Tasting provides ample time to sample more than 450 wines. Special Selections tables will be highlighted, where some extraordinary surprises can be found including coveted bottles you've been waiting to taste from Bordeaux 2009, Gems from Italy’s Piedmont, and of course our very own Gary’s Discoveries table featuring exclusive finds from California and beyond.
Tickets must be purchased in advance and are available online through GarysWine.com or at any of Gary’s Wine & Marketplace retail locations in Madison, Wayne and Bernardsville, New Jersey. VIP admission tickets are $100, General Admission are $75 and Tasters Guild General Admission tickets are $65.