III Forks Prime Steakhouse, located in Lakeshore East, will hold a "Bubbles Around the World" tasting event on Wednesday, December 7. Starting at 5 p.m., wine specialist Jessica Marshall-Bruckner will lead participants through a sampling of six sparkling selections (outlined below) paired with an array of hors d'oeuvres crafted by Executive Chef Cedric Harden. Guests may sip, swirl and savor each effervescent varietal and then vote on their favorite to be featured for the month. The fee to attend the tasting is $20 per person. To RSVP, please call III Forks at 312.938.4303.
"Bubbles Around the World" Sommelier Selections
Charles de Cazanove 1er Cru Brut, NV, Reims, France
Taittinger 'Brut La Française' NV, Reims, France
Adami Prosecco di Valdobbiadene Brut 'Bosco di Gica' NV Veneto, Italy
Raventós i Blanc 'L'Hereu' Reserva Brut 2012, Barcelona, Spain
Schramsberg 'Blanc de Blancs' Brut, 2012, North Coast, California
Gruet 'Blanc de Noirs' NV, New Mexico