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Featuring The Roots with Gift Horse Project & DJ Jeffrey Tonneson
May 17, 2011, 7:00 PM
Urban Zen Center
711 Greenwich Street, NYC

With a shared interest in the education, nutrition and overall well-being of vulnerable children in South Africa, Ubuntu Education Fund and The Lunchbox Fund have created the New Growth Partnership.  The New Growth Partnership will provide nutritious meals and support services to vulnerable students in South Africa.   A Spring Evening and Auction to benefit the New Growth Partnership will be a celebration of this new partnership.

*All proceeds will support our groundbreaking work assisting orphaned and vulnerable children in the townships of South Africa.

Please note that $185 of each Garden Ticket and $535 of each Terrace Ticket is tax-deductible.

Founded as a “wine project” by the Martusciello family of Quarto, province of Naples, Grotta del Sole has made a name focusing on “tipicita” or authenticity — bringing attention to the quality wine traditions of the long ignored Campania region.

Tuesday, May 17th @ 7:00PM

Salvatore and Brennan from Downey Selections have selected a wonderful diversity of wines from the Grotta del Sole portfolio. We will be pouring and talking about each of the wines and the specific part of the region where they are made. We will taste:

  • Asprinio D’Aversa NV
  • Coda di Volpe 2009
  • Fiano d’Avellino 2009
  • Falanghina “Costa di Cuma” 2008
  • Gragnano 2010
  • Aglianico 2008
  • Piedirosso riserva “Monteguaro” 2007

These wines are small production and are not widely available. A selection of these wines will be reserved for tasting guests only to purchase at Cork Market. This tasting is $25 and attendance will be limited to ensure the comfort and enjoyment of our guests.

Space is limited, so please RSVP by May 16 to Tastings@CorkDC.com.  RSVP is required.

Where:  Cork Market & Tasting Room – 1805 14th Street, NW – 202-265-2674

When:  Tuesday May 17th, 2011 – 7:00PM-8:30PM

Cost: $ 25.–

Guests must be 21 or over to attend, please bring a picture ID