Monday, April 21, 2014

Announcement: Amazing Wine Maker Dinner Featuring Château LAFON-ROCHET on May 4th, 2014 in Washington DC, USA

Pictures: Annette Schiller, ombiasy PR and WineTours, with Michel Tesseron, Owner, at  Château Lafon-Rochet in Saint-Estèphe, and Chef Bart Vandaele at B Too in Washington DC.

B Too and ombiasy PR and WineTours are excited to announce that we are hosting a winemaker dinner on May 4th - Champagne reception starts at 6:00 pm - with the wines of Château LAFON-ROCHET, 4ième Grand Cru Classé en 1855, appellation Saint-Estèphe.

Please join us in welcoming winemaker Anaïs Maillet, who will present the wines of the Tesseron’s family estate in the Médoc to us. This is a rare tasting opportunity where the long-standing ties between the Tesseron family and the terroir is evident in wines with a force and elegance not easily be achieved elsewhere.

Featured wines for the evening are:

Château LAFON-ROCHET 1996
Château LAFON-ROCHET 2000
Château LAFON-ROCHET 2006

Calvert Woodley Fine Wine and Spirits is graciously supporting and promoting this event.

Since its opening a year ago B Too, sister restaurant of Belga Café on Capitol Hill, consistently receives high acclaims for its creative cuisine. Fresh, local, seasonal produce and continual creativity in the kitchen make every meal exceptional. The following menu will be prepared by Chef Bart Vandaele to pair with the fruit and earth profiles of each wine:


Chicken egg / Caviar lolly pop / Beet salad sponge cake
Champagne Eric Rodez Grand Cru Ambonnay

The Menu

Quail, endive, truffle, pear, peas
Château Les Pèlerins de Lafon-Rochet 2009
Lamb head to tail, cauliflower flan, thyme jus, spring garden
Château Lafon-Rochet 2006
Grilled short Rib, 3 carrots, provençale, sauce St. Estèphe
Château Lafon-Rochet 2000
Foie gras, cacao, brioche, 20 y balsamico, cherry B-waffle
Château Lafon-Rochet 1996

Reserve your seats for this event at $ 119.00 per person plus tax and gratuity now by contacting: B Too at (202) 627-2800 or by mail:

B Too, 1324 14th Street NW, Washington DC 20005

Visit Château LAFON-ROCHET with ombiasy PR and WineTours

This year again, ombiasy PR and WineTours is organizing a wine tour to Bordeaux, which will include a visit of and tasting at Château LAFON-ROCHET, with winemaker Anaïs Maillet and owners Michel (father) and Basile (son) Tesseron. For more information, see:

Upcoming in September 2014: Bordeaux Wine Tour by ombiasyPR – Bordeaux Immersion


ombiasy PR and WineTours

or talk with Annette Schiller at the tasting.

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