Free Tastings Week of 5/21/13

Wednesday May 22, 2013 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Brooklyn Republic
Made without additives, this vodka hails from the stately and lovely Clinton Hill neighborhood in Brooklyn. Its character matches its origins: this is a beautiful and sophisticated spirit. Get a taste this Wednesday night at Astor.

Featuring:
Brooklyn Republic Vodka 

 

Thursday, May 23, 2013 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Tito’s Handmade Vodka
It’s just easy to love Tito’s: this rich-tasting vodka is handmade in copper pot stills in Austin, and the extra care is evident in every sip. Taste it for yourself this Thursday.

Featuring:
Tito’s Handmade Vodka 

Bubbly to Chill
Two supremely refreshing, indulgent sparkling wines for summer. Taste them for free this Thursday, then grab a case or two to bring to the beach!

Featuring:
VdT “Tant-Mieux” Pétillant Naturel, Bornard 
50o N – Sekt Weiss

 

Friday, May 24, 2013 6:00pm to 8:00pm

Starr African Light Rum
A soft, palate-pleasing rum that appeals to just about everyone. Come to Astor and try some this Friday!

Featuring:
Starr African Light Rum

Fresh & Bubbly
We’re pouring a light, fun Prosecco, along with an intriguing and delicious Tuscan sparkling rosé. Kick off your weekend with some excellent bubbly!

Featuring:
Prosecco DOC “Col Fondo,” Ca’ dei Zago
Colombaia Sparkling Rosé 

Cavas From Agustí Torelló Mata
On offer this Friday evening: two incredible sparkling wines from beloved Cava producer Agustí Torelló Mata. Don’t miss this one!

Featuring:
Cava Reserva, Agustí Torelló Mata – 2008 – 
Cava Rosat Trepat, Agustí Torelló Mata – 2009

 

Saturday May 25, 2013 3:00pm to 5:00pm

Mae De Ouro Cachaca
Spice things up with a Brasilian lemonade, rosemary garnished, Mae De Ouro Cachaca

Featuring:
Mae de Ouro Cachaça

Wines of Portugal

Featuring:
Vinho Verde, Provam – 2011 
Santa Fé de Arraiolos, Vinho Regional Alentejano – 2010 

 

Sunday May 26, 2013 3:00pm to 5:00pm

Greenhook Ginsmiths

Featuring:
Greenhook Ginsmiths Dry Gin