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Special wines are chosen to match each seasonal change of the menu at Café du Parc, the French bistro at the Forbes Travel Guide Four-Star Willard InterContinental in Washington, D.C.
The well-edited international wine list features bottlings from the best regions of the world including the U.S., Australia, Italy and New Zealand. But since the restaurant is a French bistro, the most impressive selections are French wines. The standouts include white Burgundy (chardonnay) from Puligny-Montrachet and red Burgundy (pinot noir) from Aloxe-Corton. The wait staff at the Forbes Travel Guide Recommended restaurant is well-versed in pairing wines with their cuisine and will be happy to assist you in selecting the right glass or bottle.
Yes, a wide variety of special and rare bottles are stored in a temperature-controlled cellar.