American Wine Weekend


Come to The Greenbrier for a special Presidents' Day Weekend as acclaimed Master Sommelier and Importer Fran Kysela joins The Greenbrier Wine Director Brian McClure and Executive Chef Bryan Skelding fo a luxury wine weekend featuring some of the best wineries in America.

Mr. Kysela will give a six-wine tasting on Saturday, highlighting the best American wines in his portfolio. Sunday evening will feature a six-course wine-paired dinner. By participating in the two events, guests will have the opportunity to tast more than a dozen exclusive wines.

About Fran Kysela:
Fran Kysela has been in the wine business for more than three decades. In 1989, he received the Master Sommelier award from the Court of Master Sommeliers, and in 1994 he founded his wine importing and distributing company. 

In the business for more than 37 years, Mr. Kysela has worked as a wholesale respresentative, wine steward, national sales director and now a wine importer. He is one of the most respected wine professionals in the country.

Schedule of Events:

Saturday, February 17, 2018 -- Wine Tasting "Wines of America"
  • 5:00pm in Crystal Room with Master Sommelier Fran Kysela
  • $45 +++ per person
  • Six wines will be poured as Kysela guides guest through several whites and reds from around the United States in honor of Presidents' Day.

Sunday, February 18, 2018 -- Wine Dinner (SOLD OUT)
  • 6:30pm in Crystal Room -- Reception featuring three beautiful American wines with Charcuterie. Guests will enjoy one-on-one interaction with special guest Fran Kysela and The Greenbrier Wine Director Brian McClure.
  • 7:15pm in Crystal Room -- Wine-pair dinner featuring American Cuisine and wines imported by Kysela Pere et Fils, along with interaction with Fran Kysela as he discusses the wines paired with each course. 

Call 855-453-4858 To Book Reservations