Wine School: Rhone Valley

Thursday, August 21, 2014 from 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM

Join certified wine educator Ron Ross of Weygandt Selections in The Grocery, as we explore wines from the Rhone Valley.

The 1 1/2 hour class will offer an opportunity to talk about (and taste) great French wines.

Only 14 total spots are available.

Small bites will be served.

The Grocery is located at 211 Broadway in downtown Troy.

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August 21 Wine Lineup

 

Advanced ticket purchase is $35.  Day of ticket purchase is $40.

Reserve your reservation now through Eventbrite:

Eventbrite - Wine School: Rhone Valley

Live World Jazz in the garden

On Thursday, August 14th at 8:00 P.M., Heard, an eclectic Live Jazz band, plays the garden patio.

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Join us on Thursday to enjoy the percolating rhythms and textures produced by this unique group. You may click here to learn more about Heard: http://www.heardmusic.net/

There is no cover charge for this event.

 

 

Tickets available to Paint With Wine tonight

Join us for Lucas Confectionery’s Paint with Wine Event on Sunday, August 10th from 5:30pm until 7:30pm on the garden patio.
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Tonight’s painting

We supply all of the materials to paint, as well as your first glass of wine. No experience necessary, a step-by-step art class and everyone leaves with their own masterpiece.
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Admission is $32 per person.
Register now: http://paintwithwinetonight.eventbrite.com

TROYSTER Tuesday

From one of the Northeast’s most coveted regions of merroir, we’re pleased to offer you Spring Creek Oysters from Barnstable in Cape Cod.

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These are the first available from this region since the winter.

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These oysters are a petite, medium cup, with a hint of sweet and a great brine note that will be best highlighted by dry sparklers & whites. Don’t miss out on this rare opportunity to taste oysters from this treasured region.

Serving from 5pm – 8pm
1.75 each, served with lemon and mignonette

 

 

 

Bastille Day at The Confectionery

 

Celebrate the biggest French holiday at Lucas Confectionery TONIGHT.

Bastille DayFor Bastille Day, we’ll be having wine specials on six amazing French wines by the glass,  and a special cheeseboard featuring pâté and two classic french cheeses – Compté and Pont l’Évêque. 

Starts at 4pm.

 

Holiday Hours

Join us this Fourth of July for a backyard barbecue.

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Enjoy hot dogs, hamburgers, (veggie options), along with oysters, and plenty of wine and beer specials. Rather than starting up your grill, spend this Fourth of July in our garden patio, with us serving you.


Confectionery Holiday Hours 

July 4th: 8am – 3pm, 4pm – late night
July 5th: 4pm – late night
July 6th: 4pm – 10pm

The Grocery Hours:
Open on July 4th, Noon – 8pm, and July 5th 10am – 3pm
Closed on July 6th

TROYSTER Tuesday

 

Today we bring you oysters from the Chesapeake Bay in Maryland.

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These oysters are known for their firm texture and medium salinity with smooth hints of cucumber finish.

1.5 each

Serving from 5pm – 8pm

Oysters paired with lemon and mignonette

TROYSTER Tuesday

Howland’s Landing Oysters are back for this week’s Troyster Tuesday.

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From Duxbury, Massachusetts, Howland’s Landing Oysters have a sweet, brine-forward quality to them that end with a savory finish.

Serving 5-8pm

1.5 each, served with lemon and mignonette


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What’s better with oysters than a glass of Muscadet?  Sparkling Muscadet.

Tonight we present you with Domaine de la Pepiere Bulles Vin Mousseaux – It’s everything you might expect from Muscadet – citrus, orchard fruit, saline, mineral, but with bubbles. Definitely one of the coolest wines we have right now!

We open this by the glass for Troyster Tuesday only and offer a pretty special bottle price.

15/gl  or try a bottle for $35 (regularly $50)

Wine Tasting – June 25th

 

How well do you trust your senses? Let’s find out.

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For this experience, you will put your senses to the test to see if you can determine what wines you are enjoying.

Join us this Wednesday, June 25th at 6:30 to explore 8 different wines using your sense of sight, smell and taste. We promise we will tell you what you had, but only at the very end.

To purchase tickets, click here.