February 14, 2013 at 12:37 PM
Chris Freudenreich, Certified Specialist in Wine, will speak to the Old Guard of Summit at its meeting, 10:00 a.m., February 26th, 2013. His subject will be “California Dreamin’ About Wine.”
Mr. Freudenreich is a member or the Wine Team at Gary’s Wine and Marketplace, one of the country’s leading importers and distributors of fine wines. Mr. Freudenreich has traveled extensively throughout the wine regions of Europe and the United States. His address will focus on the wines of California, particularly the Cabernet, Pinot Noir, Chardonnay and Merlots of Northern California. He will discuss the differences between Sonoma and Napa wines, how to taste wine and the appropriate wines for particular foods.
All age 50-plus active men are invited to attend the Tuesday morning meetings of the Summit Area Old Guard. Meetings are held at the New Providence Municipal Center, 360 Elkwood Avenue, New Providence. A coffee hour starts at 9:15 a.m., followed by a 10:00 a.m. business meeting brightened by singing and humor. The speaker begins at 10:30 a.m.
Old Guard members participate in sports, bridge, hikes, trips, plays, concerts and other cultural events. Call Ralph Ortega at 908-244-4384 for more information. Or log onto the website www.summitoldguard.homestead.com.