The Judgement of Paris & American Wine, DC

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Affair: The Judgement of Paris & American Wine 

When: Monday, May 16, 2016 @ 6:30PM

Hot Spot: National Museum of American History, Washington, DC

Deets: Forty years ago, American winemakers surprised a panel of French wine experts (and the world) by placing first in a blind tasting that pitted the new American wines against the best of France. Learn more about the legacy of the Paris Tasting and American wine history from the people who were there. Join us for a celebration of the traditions, innovations, art, and science of American winemaking, with tastings, talks, and wine history objects on display. 

This event is part of the American History (After Hours) Series at the National Museum of American History. Enjoy evenings of food, drinks, and dynamic conversation that connect you with the past to make sense of the present and shape the future. Cheers to history!

Who You May Spot: Wine experts, guests

Hint For The Average Socialite: Tickets start at $35 and are available now!

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