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 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
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
Must be 21+ to attend.
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
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