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1K Wine & Beer Walk – Sunday, November 17, 2013

November 17, 2013 @ 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm

| $40

Calling racers and couch potatoes alike! The semi-annual 1K Wine & Beer Walk is around the corner so you better start training! Pass the start line and sip your way along the race course, stopping at “Wine” and “Beer” hydration stations along the course. Sample 22 wines or 22 beers we’ll be pouring for your racing pleasure, and end at a giant dance party!

New this year: due to popular requests, we are combining the 1K Wine and Beer Walk together so folks can attend in groups and choose either wine or beer tasting option.

Join us for DC and Northern VA’s most unusual wine and beer indoor wine and beer tasting/sporting event/dance party!

How does the 1K Wine & Beer Work

  • Buy either a 1K Wine Passport or a 1K Beer Passport! (link for tickets below)
  • You will pick a heat start time from 1:00 PM to 5:00 PM. Remember we stop serving at 6:30 PM and some earlier stations may close at 6:00 PM – watch for closing times at the various stations.
  • You will sample 18 different and unique wines or beer (only ONE single taste of each wine or beer depending on which Passport you purchase) – see list below. You will have a tasting passport that will be marked as you try the various wines and beers.
  • You will have 4 bonus tastes to try a selection of wines or beers that are keeping as a surprise. This added variety will allow you to taste four additional offerings that are different than on the tasting card.
  • There will some Crystal City area Restaurants offering food tastes options on your Passport as well. A few water stations to keep you hydrated and in tip top shape. All included in your purchase.
  • Entire event takes place indoors in the Shops at Crystal City.
  • Last station will have a live DJ spinning tunes while you taste. Extra wine and beer taste tables will be in this room as well.
Wine Passport ListBeer Passport List
Wine Passport ListBeer Passport List
Ponga Sauvigon Blanc (New Zealand)Hitachino Nest Beer White Ale
Amalaya Torrontes/Riesling Blend (Argentina)Bell's Winter White
Adelsheim Pinot Gris (Oregon)Great Lakes Dortmunder Gold
Chamisal Chadonnay (California)Blue Point Toasted Lager
Ferraton Samorens Grenache Blanc (France)DuClaw Devil's Mike Barleywine
Cono Sur Viognier (Chile)Butternuts Pork Slap Pale Ale
Mulderbosch Chenin Blanc (South Africa)Uinta Hop Notch IPA
Selbach Oster Kabinett Riesling (Germany)Port City Monumental IPA
Degiorgis Moscato (Italy)Legend Brown Ale
Big Fire Pinot Noir (Oregon)Long Trail Double Bag
Sierra Cantbria Rioja (Spain)North Coast Red Seal Ale
Santa Julia Sustainable Malbec (Argentina)Fort Collins Chocolate Stout
Coriole Shiraz Estate (Australia)Starr Hill Porter
Tortoise Creek Cabernet Sauvignon (California)Troeg's Mad Elf
Jefferson Vineyards Cabernet Franc (Virginia)Delirium Noel
Charles Smith Velvet Devil Merlot (Washington State)Fox Barrel Blackberry Pear Cider
Heinz Eiffel Dornfelder (Germany)Crabbies's Ginger Beer
Segla Red Bordeaux (France)Scotch de Silly

 Wine/Beer subject to substitution based on availability

Pick a heat every half an hour from 1:00 – 5:00 PM- and don’t wait! Each heat has a limited capacity so buy one for your friend so you can go together!

This event always sells out so don’t wait!

Please pay attention to which button below you select one is BEER and one is WINE.

1K Wine Walk – Wine Passport – Sunday, November 17, 2013.  Only $40 + $3.50 Service fee

1K Beer Walk – Beer Passport – Saturday, November 16, 2013. Only $40 + $3.50 Service fee 

 

Details

Date:
November 17, 2013
Time:
1:00 pm - 7:00 pm
Cost:
$40
Event Category:

Organizer

Washington Wine Academy
Phone:
703-971-1525
Email:
Website:
http://washingtonwineacademy.org

Venue

Crystal City Shops
1750 Crystal Drive, Arlington, VA 22202 United States
+ Google Map
Phone:
703-971-1525
Website:
www.WashingtonWineAcademy.org

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