New York, NY (PRWEB) February 17, 2009
Snooth announces the Inaugural Open That Bottle Night (OTBN) BYOB dinner in New York City, Saturday, February 28th in conjunction with co-sponsors Wilson Daniels, Astor Center, and Twitter Taste Live. During the course of the evening, guests will enjoy a three-course seated dinner, the opportunity to try new wines compliments of Wilson Daniels, and a chance to participate in a online global tasting via Twitter Taste LIVE.
Open That Bottle Night was conceived in 2000 by respected wine writers Dorothy Gaiter and John Brecher of the Wall Street Journal. The purpose of the evening is to get together with friends and drink a bottle of wine that is saved for a special occasion that has not happened yet. To mark the 10th anniversary of OTBN, Snooth, Wilson Daniels, and Astor Center are teaming up to put on what will be a memorable event
Philip James, Snooth's CEO and Founder, says, "We are delighted to be working with Astor Center, Wilson Daniels, and Twitter Taste LIVE in hosting this wine lover's dinner in one of New York's premier event spaces, the Astor Center Gallery."
Tickets are available on the Astor Center website - http://tinyurl.com/d2jmnt
About Wilson Daniels:
Founded in 1978, Wilson Daniels Ltd. is a family-owned, fully integrated sales and marketing company representing a highly selective portfolio of the world's most prestigious wine properties. The company provides professional services to preeminent wineries in California and Oregon, France, Italy, Hungary, New Zealand and Australia. Based in Napa Valley, Wilson Daniels Ltd. strives to maintain the high standards set by founders Win Wilson and Jack Daniels with a keen focus on developing long-term strategic partnerships with family-owned and operated wineries that possess profound respect for terroir.
Please visit http://www.wilsondaniels.com/ for more information.
About Astor Center:
Astor Center has become the integrated cultural center for food and wine education in New York City. Designed for laymen and connoisseurs alike, the Center celebrates what's next in wine and culinary arts with the downtown landmark, Astor Wines & Spirits, serving as the cornerstone of the Center. More than just a place to take a wine class or watch a celebrity chef wield a blow-torch, at Astor Center we're building a concept - a new approach to education, a new way of exchanging ideas, a new forum for discussing that which brings us together around the table.
Please visit http://www.astorcenternyc.com/ for more information.
About Twitter Taste LIVE
Twitter Taste LIVE is a ground breaking tasting format that utilizes the popular social networking tool Twitter to connect passionate consumers with people that share their passion! TTL began as a series of online wine tastings bringing the worlds top winemakers, importers and bloggers directly to consumers all over the world. As an open platform driven by the users, we quickly found demand for other topics including Craft Beer, Cigars, Spirits, and varied Culinary topics.
Please visit http://www.twittertastelive.com/ for more information
Launched in June 2007, Snooth is a highly interactive, social database of the world's wines, offering both casual and expert wine drinkers the ability to search, obtain personalized recommendations, interact with fellow wine lovers, as well as seamlessly buy from a global network of over 11,000 merchants.
Users have the ability to search by their own personal preferences (bold, peppery, fruity, etc), by a specific meal-pairing, price, or by region or producer. Snooth's recommendation engine also provides customized selections based on stated preferences and user feedback. The more information a user gives on wines they enjoy, the more personalized and detailed the recommendations become.
Please visit http://www.snooth.com for more information.