GGCC 11th Annual Wine Tasting Held
The Gaithersburg-Germantown Chamber of Commerce held its 11th Annual Wine Tasting at the Kentlands Mansion in Gaithersburg. Over 90 area business leaders -including city of Gaithersburg Councilmembers Cathy Drzyzgula, Henry Marraffa, Mike Sesma and Ryan Spiegel – attended.
The event sponsors included The city of Gaithersburg, DrinkMore Water, the Melting Pot Gaithersburg, Pinky and Pepe’s Grape Escape and The Prime Choice Caterers.
This year’s wine tasting featured a guided wine tasting tutorial of five featured wines compliments of Pinky & Pepe of Pinky and Pepe’s Grape Escape. Also attendees received a special discount coupon to use that week in the Pinky and Pepe’s Grape Escape Kentlands store.
The menu – prepared by GGCC Member The Prime Choice Caterers– included Crudité Shots, Mediterranean Torte, Baked Brie with Black Raspberry Melba Sauce and Toasted Pecans; Lime Chicken Satay; Sliced Tenderloin Canapés; Miniature Avocado and Crab Salad Puffs & Ahi Tuna Spoons.
DrinkMore Water provided bottle water – of course- and rinse stations. The Melting Pot Gaithersburg provided chocolate covered strawberries that satisfied everyone’s sweet tooth.
The GGCC is active in providing business-to-business networking opportunities throughout the year: a collective voice in local, regional, and state legislative affairs, professional development opportunities and other services that enhance the business environment.