`Thirsty Thursday` Happy Hour Special, Thursday August 23

Date: Thursday August 23
Time: 6-10pm
Where: CASA CARANDAÍ, Rua Lopes Quintas, 165, Jardim Botanico
Costs: R$ 89,00 per person ALL INCLUSIVE (Including Service) See below

Winter in Rio de Janeiro? Nothing better than an awesome "WINE & CHEESE" gathering with carefully selected delicatessen items and delicious homemade breads

The Cheeses:
French >>> Camembert (soft, creamy, surface-ripened cow's milk cheese); Brie (top quality flavor soft cow´s milk cheese), Pont-l´évêque (gorgeous uncooked, unpressed cow's milk cheese), various Chèvres (goat cheeses), Reblochon (raw milk cheese also known as "devotional cheese".  Bleu d’Auvergne (strong, buttery, moist blue cheese).
Swiss >>> Emmental (medium-hard cheese).
Italian >>> Gorgonzola (veined blue cheese made from unskimmed cow's and/or goat's milk)

The Delicatessen items:
Italian >>> Parma ham/Prosciutto di Parma (dry-cured ham) , Salami (cured sausages, fermented and air-dried meat); Mortadella (heat-cured pork sausage with pistachios).
Swiss >>  Viande des Grisons (seasoned and air-dried meat)

The Wines:
WHITE : Gros Manseng / Sauvignon Blanc Vin de Pays VdP (Country wine as opposed to table wine), Gascogne, 2009, Alain Brumont – FRANCE
RED : Tannat Merlot VdP, Gascogne, 2009, Alain Brumont- FRANCE

As a special courtesy of our hosts to our members, each guest will be presented with a VOUCHER with a validity of one month from the date of the event  to buy at CASA CARANDAÍ up to 4 bottles each of the two wines served that night at a staggering discount of 15%!
In addition, two bottles of wine will be raffled on the night!