The French Institute Alliance Française (FIAF) invites New Yorkers to bring their valentine to the Skyroom on Wednesday, February 14 at 7pm for the ultimate date night: a decadent tasting of esteemed French champagnes paired with exquisite Belgian chocolates at FIAF’s Valentine’s Day Chocolate and Champagne Masterclass. 

Experts from three renowned French champagne houses will each bring a brut and a rosé champagne. Master chocolatier Benoit Racquet, owner of BE Chocolat, pairs each tasting with one of six carefully selected milk and dark Belgian chocolates, handcrafted in the US.

Champagne List

  • Champagne Joseph Perrier Cuvée Royale Brut
  • Champagne Joseph Perrier Cuvée Royale Brut Rosé
  • Champagne Ayala Brut Majeur
  • Champagne Ayala Rosé Majeur
  • Champagne Bollinger Special Cuvée
  • Champagne Bollinger Rosé

Champagne Joseph Perrier Cuvée Royale BrutPresenters

Nefissa Attard, Moderator

Cyril Delarue, US Commercial Director at SJB

Benoit Racquet, Belgian Master Chocolatier at BE Chocolat

Fréderic Goossens, Managing Director at Baron François

In English.
Must be 21+ to attend.

Valentines Day Chocolate and Champagne Masterclass FIAF


What:                                   Valentine’s Day Champagne & Chocolate Masterclass

When:                                  Wednesday, February 14 at 7pm

Where:                                FIAF – Le Skyroom; 22 East 60th Street

Admission:                         FIAF Members $95, Non-Members $115

Tickets:                      |800 982 2787

Information:            |212 355 6160

Transportation:                Subway – 4, 5, 6, N, R, and Q to 59th Street & Lexington Avenue;

F to 63rd Street & Lexington Avenue

Bus – M1, M2, M3, M4, Q31 to 59th Street; M5 to 58th Street