Within the coronary heart of the illustrious Beverly Hills, amidst the traditional magnificence of the Waldorf Astoria, awaits a brand new luxurious enclave. An indulgent mix of French artistry and gastronomy comes alive with the revealing of the Lalique & Vignobles Silvio Denz Wine and Chocolate Tasting Room. This exquisitely designed realm guarantees to immerse its patrons in an unparalleled tasting journey, redefining opulence with every sip and chunk.
A Crystal Collaboration
Synonymous with French luxurious, Lalique’s crystal creations have enamored connoisseurs for over a century. Their latest foray into this tantalizing tasting room, developed in partnership with Waldorf Astoria Beverly Hills and the esteemed Vignobles Silvio Denz of Saint-Émilion, France, is yet one more testomony to their relentless pursuit of magnificence.
Chef Steve Benjamin, the Culinary Director at Waldorf Astoria Beverly Hills, remarked on this harmonious collaboration, “There may be an intrinsic connection in our enduring alliance with Lalique, mirrored within the lodge’s intricate designs. We eagerly current this new house, coupled with a luxurious tasting program, that can, little doubt, delight each lodge friends and Beverly Hills locals.”
James Mun, CEO of Lalique North America, echoed the sentiment, emphasizing the importance of this partnership in bringing the grandeur of Lalique to life. “The partnership exemplifies Lalique’s intensive data and expertise throughout the hospitality house, and we’re excited to host admirers of the model, previous and new, to immerse themselves on the earth of Lalique.”
Bordeaux Meets Beverly Hills
Entrusted to the eager eye of esteemed inside stylist Lawren Howell and the floral artistry of LA’s ISA ISA, the venue encapsulates the essence of Bordeaux. The ambiance, adorned with chinoiserie motifs by Fromental and centered on a pristine white oak flooring, showcases Lalique’s signature masterpieces. In an ode to the French wine area, every crystalline vessel homes clever preparations of amaranth, ardour vines, and oak branches.
An Ode to the Palate
Beginning at a modest $42, the tasting expertise, crafted by Waldorf Astoria Beverly Hills’ award-winning culinary staff underneath the steering of Govt Pastry Chef Mathias Boirie, presents a harmonious marriage of wine and chocolate.
The chosen wines, every served in Lalique’s famed 100 Factors Assortment glasses—designed with famend wine critic James Suckling—make sure the wines’ profiles shine via:
- Maisons Roses de Lafaurie 2021 (Rosé): Introduced in Lalique’s common glass, this rosé is harmonized with a strawberry chocolate ganache that sings with notes of rosé wine jelly.
- Château Péby-Faugères 2012 (Crimson): Elegantly poured into Lalique’s Bordeaux glass, this pink finds its match in a darkish chocolate and raspberry ganache, accentuated with a touch of pink wine jelly.
- Château Lafaurie-Peyraguey 2012 (White): Served within the Champagne glass, it dances with a yuzu-infused white chocolate ganache that brings forth refreshing notes, accentuated by a fragile white wine jelly.
Reservations & Revelations
This sensory soiree, nestled within the coronary heart of Beverly Hills, is out there for reservations till the tip of October 2023. For these in search of an encounter with opulence, reservations may be made by reaching out to [email protected] or calling 310-860-4020.
Embrace a night the place French luxurious takes middle stage, and permit the Waldorf Astoria Beverly Hills to information you thru a symphony of flavors, accentuated by the timelessness of Lalique.
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