Beaujolais Nouveau 2014

Arriving Nov. 20 2014

"According to French law, at 12:01 a.m. on the third Thursday of November, the brand-new wines of the vintage are released to the world."

TWO events to choose from again this year: Concert with Rouge music in the Market Atrium on Saturday November 22nd and 3-course dinner in our dining room on November 20th!

Listen to Rouge: Video of Rouge.

Reservation/Tickets

Thurs. 11/20: Dinner Reservation

Reserve online or by phone by calling us at 206-682-7270.

Sat. 11/22: Concert/Dance Tickets

Rouge Wine Concert tickets are available on Brown Paper Tickets, doors open at 6:30PM, Rouge plays from 7PM to 9:30PM.
$10 per person.

Join us for both events!

If you are having dinner on Nov. 20th you will also receive a discounted price on Beaujolais Samplers available at the wine concert!

Beaujolais Nouveau 2014

Join us in celebration of the new Beaujolais of 2014 for two evenings of Beaujolais pleasure: Our fourth annual Wine Concert on Saturday Nov. 22nd and a 3-course dinner prepared by Chef Potvin on Thursday Nov. 20th! See below for a description of both events. Join us for one, or both! In just one week over 65 million bottles, nearly half of the region's total annual production, will be distributed and drunk around the world. Beaujolais Nouveau is a synonym for festivity and celebration and its release is a convivial atmosphere that lights up gray November.



Saturday Nov. 22nd:
Beaujolais Nouveau Wine Concert and Dancing with Rouge Music

Join us Saturday November 22nd for our fourth Beaujolais Nouveau Wine Concert. Maximilien and Rouge pair up for Beaujolais Nouveau concert cabaret! Rouge opens your senses with music from Edith Piaf to Pink Martini! Drink the new wine in nostalgic French music with a passionate, playful twist. It is a treat of classical skill with fearless jazz /world improvisation! Add a delectable small plate and indulge in the season's new wines! This year we are adding DANCE to the mix! Bring your dancing partner and enjoy a larger space with plenty of room to show your best moves!

The Rouge stage will be set in the Pike Place Market Atrium (Economy Market, enter on First Avenue, left of DeLaurenti and "La Vaca").

Oui, Beaujolais Nouveau will be plentiful by the glass, bottle or sampler! Chef Potvin is also preparing bistro favorites: Merguez Hot Dog, Brie Burgers, melted Raclette and hand cut chips!

Note that this event features the full Rouge band: Cary Black, bass; Toby Hanson, accordion; Dave Bartley, guitar and of course Janet Rayor singing. Enjoy Rouge's French cafe music--Edith Piaf to Zazie and Rouge originals.

Doors Open at 6:30PM - Rouge plays from 7PM to 9:30PM.
Tickets are available for purchase online at Brown Paper Tickets.
$10 ONLY for advance tickets! - ($15 at the door)
(Not available by phone or at the restaurant)

Thursday Nov. 20th:
Beaujolais Nouveau Dinner

Chef Potvin is featuring a special $49 three course menu to be enjoyed with a sample of various "Beaujolais Nouveau".
Reserve early as space is very limited. Online or by phone at 206-682-7270.

Two Seatings, 5:30 and 8:30 PM.

First
Autumn squash bisque with pumpkin flan.
or
Duck confit salad with wild mushrooms, croutons and baby greens.

Second
Civet de lapin. Rabbit braised in red wine, onions, bacon and carrots.
or
Seared sea-bass Marchand de Vin, artichoke purée petit legume and red wine reduction.
or
Couscous with butternut squash, sun dried tomatoes, baby greens and truffle oil dressing

Third
Orange and dark chocolate mousse.