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Wine Tasting: Who was Beethoven’s Immortal Beloved?

November 19, 2019 @ 6:30 pm - 8:30 pm


It’s a mystery! To Whom did Beethoven address his “Immortal Beloved” letter??? 

Beethoven had a lot of love angst, part of which was spelled out in a letter he wrote to a mystery beloved one hot summer in 1812. The letter went unsent, but to whom was it actually written?

Was it a Hungarian Countess? The wealthy daughter of an Austrian diplomat? A confidante and patron of arts and letters? Or one of the many women to whom he taught piano?

We’ll never know… or will we?

Join us to examine 5 candidates for “Immortal Beloved” and taste 5 wines that we find along the way.

What will we taste?

  • Fuhrgassl-Huber, Grüner Veltliner Klassik (2018)
  • Peter Jakob Kühn, Riesling Hallgarten Rheinschiefer Trocken (2018)
  • Tasca d’Almerita, Sicilia Regaleali Bianco (2017)
  • Weinhaus Heger, Pinot Noir (2015)
  • Vinosia, Irpinia Aglianico Neromora


Led by Jet’s owner and Wining Archaeologist, Jill Weber, our tastings will transport you to a different place and time as we delve into the history of the wine, the region, and the people who make it. Each class features 5 wines that we taste while discovering the fun facts and peculiar histories of each wine’s locale.

BONUS: A limited quantity of these bottles will be available for sale to-go!

Your ticket entitles you to our 5-wine tasting plus light snacks, as well as 15% off your evening’s bar tab AND special pricing on bottles of the evening’s wines (for to-go sales). Seating is limited.

*You must be 21 or over to participate

Where? Jet Wine Bar, 1525 South Street, 215.735.1116
When?  Tuesday, November 19th
What Time?  6:30pm – 8:30pm
How Much?  $40

**We regret that tickets will not be refunded within 48 hours of the event, or if the event has sold out.


Jet Wine Bar
1525 South Street
Philadelphia, PA 19146 United States
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215 735 1116


Wining Archaeologist
Jet Wine Bar