We are excited to welcome winemaker Andrew Nielsen to California! He will be hosting a series of winemaker dinners in San Francisco, Los Angeles and San Diego. We know you will love meeting Andrew and tasting his amazing wine paired with food from some of the top chefs in California.
The last year has been an exciting one for Emma and Andrew Nielsen of Le Grappin, with their fabulous lineup of wines from Burgundy and Beaujolais receiving a lot of press and critic attention. Jon Bonné called Le Grappin one of his “Ten Rising Stars of Burgundy.”
Le Grappin Winemaker Dinners
🍷 WINEMAKER DINNER MAY 18 •• We will be welcoming winemaker Andrew Nielsen from @LeGrappin in Burgundy to Foreign Cinema on Thursday, May 18th as our guest sommelier for the evening during our dinner service. This event is throughout our dining rooms so there's no need to purchase a ticket, the dinner menu will be all be a la carte with the wines available by the glass, carafe & bottle! Nielsen is leading the charge of young, forward-thinking winemakers in a region known for it's historic wines & storied producers. He takes care to seek out often overlooked or under-appreciated areas in Burgundy & works closely with viticulturist in locations like the Mâconnais & Beaujolais, as well as the Côte de Beaune. During dinner service, Nielsen will be on the floor pouring his wines & available for questions or just to chat. Guests who would like to speak with the winemaker or receive special recommendations should indicate in the notes of their online reservations or kindly let the reservationist know.