• DC -- Le Champagne'Day #ChampagneDay2018

    Cork and Fork

    $25.00

    Vive Le Champagne! Raise a glass to the quintessential wine of celebration, good cheer and toasts everywhere: Champagne! WHAT’S CHAMPAGNE’DAY ? #ChampagneDay2018 is a worldwide event, so you won’t want to miss out on any of the action no matter the time zone. Cork & Fork DC is celebrating with a four hour long Champagne tasting. We will feature 9 Champagnes from the following houses: Champagne Veuve Clicquot, Champagne Moet Chandon, Champagne Besserat de Bellefon, Champagne Lanson, Champagne Poilvert, Champagne Philipponnat, and Champagne Goutorbe. Must Purchase Tickets here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/dc-le-champagneday-champagneday2018-tickets-50670406550 This event takes place on Friday, October 19, 2018 from 4-8 PM. Tickets are $25.00 (plus processing fee) per person. Upon the purchase of 2 or more bottles of Champagne, $25.00 is applied as a credit to the purchase. Guests will receive an informational packet on the wines to review while tasting the sample pours of the wines. This event is standing, social, and casual format. Guests are welcome to arrive any time between 4 PM and 8 PM. All guests will be provided with a stemmed wine glass and ecouraged to taste the Champagnes at their own pace. Guest pourers will be available to speak about the Champagnes, including a Champagne native and winemaker, Dominique Landragin. While there are great sparkling wines from around the world, Champagne only comes from Champagne, France and is enjoyed around the world. On #ChampagneDay2018, enjoy Champagne at Cork & Fork, the only wine store in DC owned and operated by a Champagne grower and winemaker! Cheers!

  • Sparkling Wine for the New Year!

    Cork and Fork

    $5.00

    New Year's Eve celebrations is a chance to relax and celebrate the hopes of the upcoming 12 months! Leave 2017 behind in style and find a bottle of wine you love to enjoy before, during, and after the count down! Let's be real here, New Year's Eve is NOT about bringing out a magnum of a Grand Cru to drink in mass quantity with a dozen friends who may not remember the night at all the next day! It's about finding wines that are great value and blow away your taste buds for the price point. You'll know it when you taste it! When you find yourself saying, "Wow, this is really good!" then, you've hit the jack pot! Very often, it's not about the region, price, or style, it's about what makes your palate happy and evokes a pleasant response! However, if you are hosting a more intimate gathering with your family and in-laws, one spectacular bottle to mark the quiet night may be the perfect seasoning to the peaceful evening! Our tasting is designed to bring both options to the table so you will leave our store with the perfect bottle for your perfect New Year's Eve celebration! We are here to help you bring in the New Year with style, class, and, most of all, a great bottle of wine! What to Expect: This event is aimed to host a select gathering of like-minded wine and food lovers who are eager to share wine, stories, laughter, and friendship. We welcome you whether you are an entry level wine drinker or a well-traveled wine connoisseur. The 6 to 8 wines we will sample are carefully hand selected by our premier wine buying team. Please, consider joining us in the midst of a busy week to unwind and take a break from the routines of your normal day to sample some amazing wines while listening to an incredibly well informed speaker about regions and varietals you may not yet have visited or tasted.

  • Sparkling Wine for the New Year!

    Cork and Fork

    $5.00

    New Year's Eve celebrations is a chance to relax and celebrate the hopes of the upcoming 12 months! Leave 2017 behind in style and find a bottle of wine you love to enjoy before, during, and after the count down! Let's be real here, New Year's Eve is NOT about bringing out a magnum of a Grand Cru to drink in mass quantity with a dozen friends who may not remember the night at all the next day! It's about finding wines that are great value and blow away your taste buds for the price point. You'll know it when you taste it! When you find yourself saying, "Wow, this is really good!" then, you've hit the jack pot! Very often, it's not about the region, price, or style, it's about what makes your palate happy and evokes a pleasant response! However, if you are hosting a more intimate gathering with your family and in-laws, one spectacular bottle to mark the quiet night may be the perfect seasoning to the peaceful evening! Our tasting is designed to bring both options to the table so you will leave our store with the perfect bottle for your perfect New Year's Eve celebration! We are here to help you bring in the New Year with style, class, and, most of all, a great bottle of wine! What to Expect: This event is aimed to host a select gathering of like-minded wine and food lovers who are eager to share wine, stories, laughter, and friendship. We welcome you whether you are an entry level wine drinker or a well-traveled wine connoisseur. The 6 to 8 wines we will sample are carefully hand selected by our premier wine buying team. Please, consider joining us in the midst of a busy week to unwind and take a break from the routines of your normal day to sample some amazing wines while listening to an incredibly well informed speaker about regions and varietals you may not yet have visited or tasted.

  • Social Sunday

    Cork and Fork

    $5.00

    Every Sunday is a great opportunity for a great event!! During these Sunday tastings, we provide light snacks, unlimited wines for sampling in a comfortable and safe environment -- all for a minimal fee of $5! There is a new theme every Sunday and a socially engaging, informative speaker to learn from! 4-8 wines served. These events are aimed to host a select gathering of like-minded wine and food lovers who are eager to share wine, stories, laughter, and friendship. Also a great venue and event to rendez-vous with your friends before a dinner date and pick up a bottle of something delicious to go with your meal! Please consider joining us as you unwind from your busy weekend and prepare for your even busier week ahead! What to Expect: This event is aimed to host a select gathering of like-minded wine and food lovers who are eager to share wine, stories, laughter, and friendship. We welcome you whether you are an entry level wine drinker or a well-traveled wine connoisseur. The 6 to 8 wines we will sample are carefully hand selected by our premier wine buying team. Please, consider joining us in the midst of a busy week to unwind and take a break from the routines of your normal day to sample some amazing wines while listening to an incredibly well informed speaker about regions and varietals you may not yet have visited or tasted.

  • Central & Southern Italy Tasting and Class

    Cork and Fork

    $45.00

    More information coming! Please check back in with us soon! What to Expect: This event is aimed to host a select gathering of like-minded wine and food lovers who are eager to share wine, stories, laughter, and friendship. We welcome you whether you are an entry-level wine drinker or a well-traveled wine connoisseur. The wines we will sample are carefully hand selected by our premier wine buying team. Please, consider joining us in the midst of a busy week to unwind and take a break from the routines of your normal day to sample some amazing wines while listening to an incredibly well-informed speaker about regions and varietals you may not yet have visited or tasted.

  • Social Sunday

    Cork and Fork

    $5.00

    Every Sunday is a great opportunity for a great event!! During these Sunday tastings, we provide light snacks, unlimited wines for sampling in a comfortable and safe environment -- all for a minimal fee of $5! There is a new theme every Sunday and a socially engaging, informative speaker to learn from! 4-8 wines served. These events are aimed to host a select gathering of like-minded wine and food lovers who are eager to share wine, stories, laughter, and friendship. Also a great venue and event to rendez-vous with your friends before a dinner date and pick up a bottle of something delicious to go with your meal! Please consider joining us as you unwind from your busy weekend and prepare for your even busier week ahead! What to Expect: This event is aimed to host a select gathering of like-minded wine and food lovers who are eager to share wine, stories, laughter, and friendship. We welcome you whether you are an entry level wine drinker or a well-traveled wine connoisseur. The 6 to 8 wines we will sample are carefully hand selected by our premier wine buying team. Please, consider joining us in the midst of a busy week to unwind and take a break from the routines of your normal day to sample some amazing wines while listening to an incredibly well informed speaker about regions and varietals you may not yet have visited or tasted.

  • Affordable Wines for the Holidays

    Cork and Fork

    $5.00

    With the holidays right upon us it usually entails family gatherings and an endless amount of festivities! This tasting will be themed to finding the perfect wines everyone will enjoy that won’t break your budget! Our second goal is to feature wines that will pair well with all those traditional dishes people will be cooking up! This time of year, to warm up on these cold winter days, people enjoy vegetable pureed soups such as creamy cauliflower soup, butternut squash soup with roast garlic, creamy broccoli soup, and the ultimate classic, tomato soup! Nutty Italian white wines will match perfectly with your creamy vegetable soups! Classic winter meals also include game birds like turkey and quail paired with roasted green beans, honey roasted carrots, and sweet potatoes! Depending on the sauce or stuffing of your quail you can try pairing it with an oaky chardonnay or reds with higher acidity and lower, softer tannins. An easy and enjoyable appetizer and or meal, a classic, pate with cheese and a baguette! The beautiful thing about pate and cheese is that you can pair this with zesty white wines to earthy red wines and all the way to ports! So join us to explore wines that will pair well with your favorite winter foods! What to Expect: This event is aimed to host a select gathering of like-minded wine and food lovers who are eager to share wine, stories, laughter, and friendship. We welcome you whether you are an entry level wine drinker or a well-traveled wine connoisseur. The 6 to 8 wines we will sample are carefully hand selected by our premier wine buying team. Please, consider joining us in the midst of a busy week to unwind and take a break from the routines of your normal day to sample some amazing wines while listening to an incredibly well informed speaker about regions and varietals you may not yet have visited or tasted.

  • Affordable Wines for the Holidays

    Cork and Fork

    $5.00

    With the holidays right upon us it usually entails family gatherings and an endless amount of festivities! This tasting will be themed to finding the perfect wines everyone will enjoy that won’t break your budget! Our second goal is to feature wines that will pair well with all those traditional dishes people will be cooking up! This time of year, to warm up on these cold winter days, people enjoy vegetable pureed soups such as creamy cauliflower soup, butternut squash soup with roast garlic, creamy broccoli soup, and the ultimate classic, tomato soup! Nutty Italian white wines will match perfectly with your creamy vegetable soups! Classic winter meals also include game birds like turkey and quail paired with roasted green beans, honey roasted carrots, and sweet potatoes! Depending on the sauce or stuffing of your quail you can try pairing it with an oaky chardonnay or reds with higher acidity and lower, softer tannins. An easy and enjoyable appetizer and or meal, a classic, pate with cheese and a baguette! The beautiful thing about pate and cheese is that you can pair this with zesty white wines to earthy red wines and all the way to ports! So join us to explore wines that will pair well with your favorite winter foods! What to Expect: This event is aimed to host a select gathering of like-minded wine and food lovers who are eager to share wine, stories, laughter, and friendship. We welcome you whether you are an entry level wine drinker or a well-traveled wine connoisseur. The 6 to 8 wines we will sample are carefully hand selected by our premier wine buying team. Please, consider joining us in the midst of a busy week to unwind and take a break from the routines of your normal day to sample some amazing wines while listening to an incredibly well informed speaker about regions and varietals you may not yet have visited or tasted.

  • Champagne Luxe: Luxury Champagne Brands

    Cork and Fork

    $85.00

    More information to come. What to Expect: This event is aimed to host a select gathering of like-minded wine and food lovers who are eager to share wine, stories, laughter, and friendship. We welcome you whether you are an entry-level wine drinker or a well-traveled wine connoisseur. The wines we will sample are carefully hand selected by our premier wine buying team. Please, consider joining us in the midst of a busy week to unwind and take a break from the routines of your normal day to sample some amazing wines while listening to an incredibly well-informed speaker about regions and varietals you may not yet have visited or tasted.

  • Social Sunday

    Cork and Fork

    $5.00

    Every Sunday is a great opportunity for a great event!! During these Sunday tastings, we provide light snacks, unlimited wines for sampling in a comfortable and safe environment -- all for a minimal fee of $5! There is a new theme every Sunday and a socially engaging, informative speaker to learn from! 4-8 wines served. These events are aimed to host a select gathering of like-minded wine and food lovers who are eager to share wine, stories, laughter, and friendship. Also a great venue and event to rendez-vous with your friends before a dinner date and pick up a bottle of something delicious to go with your meal! Please consider joining us as you unwind from your busy weekend and prepare for your even busier week ahead! What to Expect: This event is aimed to host a select gathering of like-minded wine and food lovers who are eager to share wine, stories, laughter, and friendship. We welcome you whether you are an entry level wine drinker or a well-traveled wine connoisseur. The 6 to 8 wines we will sample are carefully hand selected by our premier wine buying team. Please, consider joining us in the midst of a busy week to unwind and take a break from the routines of your normal day to sample some amazing wines while listening to an incredibly well informed speaker about regions and varietals you may not yet have visited or tasted.