By:Dr.Adal M.Hussain,Phd (AKA) Dr.Abbey ,Editor @ Large for World Liberty TV
Tri-state oenophiles and foodies alike will be the first to savor the latest in fine kosher wines, spirits, and creative cuisine at the 12th annual Kosher Food & Wine Experience (KFWE) New York ,sponsored by NJ-based Royal Wine Corp., on Monday, February 5, 2018.
The popular event, bigger than ever before, returned to Pier 60, Chelsea Piers (23rd St. and West Side Highway, NYC). Doors open to the public at 6:30 pm. Trade/media hours are 12 noon – 4:00 p.m. (The Royal Wine Corp. is the largest producer, importer and distributor of kosher wines and spirits in the world.).
New York’s premier kosher event of the year showcased some 700 intriguing kosher wines and spirits from around the world as well as on-trend cuisine from top local kosher caterers, restaurateurs, and gourmet specialty companies. Tickets sell out quickly for this much-anticipated chance to sample the newest products, limited editions, and Passover delicacies for 2018.
As always, the spectacular wine line-up represents all price points, from the Herzog Generation VIII Padis Vineyard Napa Valley ($250 SRP) to Don Alfonso Merlot from Chile ($7.99 SRP), and features interesting new varieties from France, Italy, Spain, Israel, Australia, Canada, Chile, Argentina, Washington, Oregon and California.
The Kosher Food & Wine Experience travels across the U.S.A. and the globe to present the finest kosher wine and spirits the world has to offer. After kicking off in Miami on December 13, 2017, it makes stops in Tel Aviv (January 29), London (January 31), & Los Angeles (February 7).
About Royal Wine/Kedem: Since 1948, Royal Wine Corp., also known as Kedem, has been owned and operated in the United States by the Herzog family, whose winemaking roots date back eight generations to 19th century Czechoslovakia.
Today Royal Wine’s portfolio of domestic and international wines range from traditional wine producing regions of France, Italy and Spain, as well as Israel, New Zealand and Argentina. Additionally, Royal Wine Corp.’s spirit and liqueur portfolio offers some of the most sought after scotches, bourbons, tequilas and vodkas as well as hard to find specialty items such as flavored brandies and liqueurs.
The company owns and operates the Kedem Winery in upstate New York, as well as Herzog Wine Cellars in Oxnard, California, a state-of-the-art-facility featuring guided wine tours, a fully staffed modern tasting room, gift shop and catering facilities. Additionally, the winery houses the award-winning restaurant Tierra Sur, serving the finest Mediterranean inspired contemporary Californian Cuisine.