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Champagne Party: We’re Opening Dozens of Top Shelf Bubbles, Saturday 12/10

Champagne Party: We’re Opening Dozens of Top Shelf Bubbles, Saturday 12/10

You don’t have to be Winston Churchill, Lilly Bollinger, or Jay Z to drink Champagne, but the beautiful fact about real-thing-star-studded-bubbly is that you feel like them when you do. We all know that feeling – a boost in your capacity for statesmanship, an increase in beauty, wealth, and verbal alacrity – Champagne makes us…better. And because we at PJ’s

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Ciders of Spain – Exclusive Food Pairing Experience!

Ciders of Spain – Exclusive Food Pairing Experience!

On Saturday, 10/29, we at PJ’s, along with Ciders of Spain and Pemberton Farms, invite you to join us for a sit-down tasting event that is both classic and innovative, an expert pairing of Spanish cider with superb meat, cheese, and torta. With their fresh and focused fruit, moderate alcohol, and lightning bolt acidity (this is a really good thing!),

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PJ’s Rioja Tasting Event: A Spectacular Array of Rioja from the Last 40 Years!

PJ’s Rioja Tasting Event: A Spectacular Array of Rioja from the Last 40 Years!

  We are thrilled to announce that on Saturday, October 22nd, we will be pouring literally dozens of Rioja Reservas and Gran Reservas in PJ’s upstairs tasting room. This is a rare chance to try Rioja from the 70s, 80s, 90s, and 00s side-by-side. Wines from Lopez de Heredia, La Rioja Alta, CVNE, Muga, Faustino, and more will all be

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Gin Festival of Flavors

Gin Festival of Flavors

The popularity of Gin started when Quinine-containing tonic water was used to help ward off the parasite in the old days, but boy does it taste bitter! One way to make it more palatable: Mix it with gin.According to legend, this is how the gin and tonic was born. There is enormous diversity in how different gins taste. The Gin

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Grower Champagnes Tasting

Grower Champagnes Tasting

Grower Champagnes have been described as “Artisanal Wine making” with terroir being at the forefront for each wine, rather than an emphasis on a consistent “House Style” that can be made year after year. They are also one of the hottest trends in the wine world. So on that note, PJ’s will be holding a Champagne Grand Tasting (sign-up bellow)

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Wine of the Week

Wine of the Week

Today’s Wines of the Week, be they white or red, all come equipped with summer-ready pairing ability. Moreover, they are great values, so you can spend your time worrying about whether your sandals match your swimwear and not whether you should drink Albarino or Sauvignon Blanc with your lobster roll (drink both). Come to think of it, it’s time for

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Bordeaux in your city

Bordeaux in your city

PJ Wine in association with Bordeaux Wine Council will offer wine tastings on Thursday May 19 from 6 pm to 8 pm and on Saturday May 21; from 2 pm to 5 pm.  These events are free and feature great value wines from the region. PJ Wine is a partner retailer for Harlem Eatup! Festival of New York City, a

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Rose Grand Tasting

Rose Grand Tasting

A Walk-around tasting of ALL of our Rose and summer wines offerings, on Saturday May 14 from 2-5 pm. Your $10 ticket gets you entrance to the tasting, and a $10 PJ Gift Certificate.  Click here to buy tickets

Mother’s Day Champagne Tasting

Mother’s Day Champagne Tasting

When:  Saturday, May 7th  5-8 PM Where:  Downstairs

Fireplace Red Hunting

Fireplace Red Hunting

“Along the steep, narrow valley that traces the northern Rhône, the appellations of Côte-Rôtie, Condrieu and Saint-Joseph take their place among the great wines of France, and Domaine Faury is one of the region’s most artisanal producers.” – Kermit Lynch Dear “Cold Weather Wine” Hunters, Is it winter yet? Who knows. At least today we’re having some crispy weather in NYC to remind us

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