April 25, 2018

Perfect Pairings
April 25, 2018
5:30 PM CDT - 8:30 PM CDT
Westin Memorial City
945 Gessner Rd
Houston, TX 77024
NACE Houston April 2018 Meeting

$40.00 Member meeting ticket
$55.00 after 5:00 pm April 23

$55.00 Guest/future member meeting ticket
$70.00 after 5:00 pm April 23

$25.00 Student Member Ticket
$40.00 after 05:00 pm April 23



Tease your tastebuds with the Perfect Pairings, as we explore flavorful food and beverage options.


Join the NACE Houston chapter for an evening of perfect pairings that will dazzle your taste buds! Guy Stout, a master sommelier, will walk us through a delicious 3-course meal prepared by the Westin Memorial city, paired with traditional and unexpected wines that will compliment every flavor in each dish. Whether you’re interested in learning more about wine or just interested in drinking it, this meeting is for you!




Guy Noel Stout MS, CWE
Corporate Director Beverage Education Texas
Southern Glazer's Wine & Spirits Company

Graduate of the University of Houston Hilton School for Hotel Restaurant Management, Guy is one of only 230 Master Sommelier (MS) in the world. He is also a Certified Wine Educator (CWE), Certified Spirits Specialist (CSS), Certified Bordeaux Wine Educator, and previous board member & past President of the Society of Wine Educators.





Venue, Food, & Beverage: Westin Memorial City




Photography: Janell Sabado




First Course
Arugula and Romaine Mixed Salad with Roasted Pecans, Sliced Pears, Blue Cheese Crumbles, White Balsamic Dressing
Second Course
Braised Short Rib with Cheddar Polenta Cake and Sautéed Collard Greens, Mushroom, Cabernet Demi-Glace
-Salmon, Lemon Chive Beurre Blanc
Au Gratin Leek Potatoes, Haricot Vert
Chocolate Marquis Cake


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December 17, 2018

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December 17, 2018
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806 S Main St
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January 16, 2019
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Houston, TX 77004

Start 2019 off strong!