Commander's Palace 2019 Wednesday Night Wine Series Events
Wednesdays are going to SIZZLE at Commander’s Palace! We are proud to announce the lineup for our 2019 Wednesday Night Wine Event Series. Our wildly popular Sips of Summer events are back for the third year, and we’ve added five great wine dinners to keep wine on your mind all year long. Each dinner will feature one or more amazing winemakers from our Wine Spectator Grand Award-winning wine program. These wine dinners will sell out quickly, so don’t wait to book!
All pricing includes service. All seating will be assigned in groups of six or eight – if you have special seating requests please communicate directly with Morgan Trulen, Private Event Coordinator, at 504-899-9591.
Wednesday, March 20th – Rob Harp of Vintus Wines presents the wines of Chateau Montelena and Ponzi Vineyards! Enjoy a five-course menu paired perfectly with a selection of wines that will include reserve vintages of Chateau Montelena Chardonnay and Estate Cabernet Sauvignon. 6:30pm reception, dinner at 7:00pm. $175 includes service. Purchase tickets here.
Wednesday, April 10th – Luke Bullard of Skurnik Wines presents the Rhône wines of Paul Jaboulet Aîne with Terry Theise selections of Grower Champagne, and Austrian and German wines. More details to come.
Wednesday, June 19th – Sips of Summer!
Wednesday, July 17th – Sips of Summer!
Wednesday, August 21st – Sips of Summer!
Taste and learn about 40 great wines for just $49 – along with some tasty bites from Chef Tory's kitchen. Beth and the crew from Swirl Wine Bar & Market will be on hand to help you stock up for the remainder of the summer, as they will be taking retail orders for any of the wines that you just can't live without!
Wednesday, October 2nd – Katie Blakely presents the exceptional single-vineyard wines of Ridge Vineyards. More details to come.
Wednesday, November 6th – Kathleen Oliver presents the Far Niente family of wines, including rare selections from Nickel & Nickel. More details to come.
Wednesday, December 4th – Tim Mondavi presents the wines of Continuum Estate, as well as some gems from his family’s other famous estates. More details to come.
Wednesday, January 22nd – Kick off Mardi Gras 2020 with Todd Ruback of Vineyard Brands! Get to know one of the truly great wine importers in America today. We will begin at 6:00pm with a walk-around wine tasting event, featuring amazing selections from Champagne, Burgundy, the Loire Valley, the Rhône Valley, Spain, and beyond. At 7:30pm we will move to the dining room for a glorious five-course menu paired to rare and special wines from the Vineyard Brands portfolio. More details to come.
New Wine List
See our Grand Award - winning wine list here.
Our Wine Guy Dan Davis is here to assist with recommendations or a good joke. Ask for him at the restaurant or drop him a line ahead of time at Dan@CommandersPalace.com
Dan Davis is the mastermind behind Commander's Palace being awarded the Wine Spectator Grand Award. Read more about Dan Davis, Wine Guy Extraordinaire, here.