Tuesday, January 20, 2015

Slate Presents Rose' Champagne to Benefit Capital Breast Care Center

From our friends at Slate Wine + Bar Bistro...

Think Pink!

With Valentine’s Day just around the corner, the obvious libation is a glass of blushing bubbles. On February 11th, to honor the upcoming day of hearts, flowers and all things in hues of red, Slate Wine Bar + Bistro offers a special flight of Sparkling Rose’ from 5-10:00 PM priced at $18. A portion of the proceeds of will benefit the Capital Breast Care Center. Bubbles will include NV Chandon Sparkling Rose, California, NV Biutiful Cava Rose, Requena, Spain and NV Moet Chandon Brut Rose, Champagne, France. The Rose flight will be available for the remainder of the month at $20 (also benefitting Capital Breast Care Center). The full dinner, cocktail and wine menu will also be available.

“This event is very important to us because it gives us the opportunity to give back to a cause that has effect the lives of many, including my mother, family and close friends,” Chef/Sommelier Danny Lledo said.

Capital Breast Care Center (CBCC) provides culturally sensitive breast cancer screening services and health and wellness education guided by evidence-based practices to all women in the Washington, D.C. Metropolitan area, regardless of their ability to pay. Capital Breast Care Center provides breast cancer education; clinical services, including clinical breast exams and mammograms, and patient navigation services for women who need additional diagnostic tests or treatment for breast cancer. A typical visit to CBCC includes a comprehensive health history, clinical and screening history, a clinical breast examination and mammogram. Each patient will learn about her risk for breast cancer and how to do a self-examination and monitor changes in her breasts.

Slate’s monthly wine tastings are unique in that they are done personally for each guest. The wines are explained in this intimate fashion not only to suit subjective taste profiles, but also to answer individual questions, pair with menu items and for the personalized experience.

Slate is located at 2404 Wisconsin Avenue and is open for lunch, dinner and brunch Monday-Thursday 11:30 AM - 10 PM; Friday-Saturday, 11:30 AM - midnight; and Sunday, 11 AM - 9 PM. For further information and reservations, call 202-333-4304 or log into slatewinebar.com.