Saturday July 14th 2012
|Where||The Old Mint: A Historic National Landmark - 88 5th St - San Francisco, CA|
|Time||11:30 AM - 4:30 PM|
|Event Page Link||Event Page|
||Romance the Rhones with fellow wine lovers at The Old Mint in San Francisco on July 14th, Bastille Day, THE perfect occasion to celebrate Rhone wines!|
Enjoy over 150 amazing Rhone wines from 40 Rhone producers and glimpse the future at the Barrel Tasting in The Vault. Enjoy a casual lunch with winemakers at Chez Papa, blind taste top wines from the 2012 Rhone Shootout and vote for your faves. Sample great food, enjoy Rhone-worthy music and cheer for your favorite wineries at the Awards Ceremony. Taste amazing Rhone-friendly foods!
Win unique 3L or 1.5L bottles at the raffle - a portion of proceeds benefit One Brick.
Take home your favorites! One Brick will have wines for sale on site.
GOLD BAR VIP TICKET: $85 (limited to 75 tix) Exclusive gourmet Rhone Romance lunch with winemakers at Chez Papa. VIP Barrel Tasting in the Vault, Blind Tasting of Rhone Shootout finalists, Rhone Shootout Grand Tasting, and Awards Ceremony. 11:30 AM - 4:30 PM
SILVER DOLLAR TICKET: $65 (limited to 60 tix) Early admission to VIP Barrel Tasting and Blind Tasting plus Rhone Shootout Grand Tasting and Awards Ceremony. 12:30-4:30PM
RHONE LOVERS TICKET: $45 (only 265 tix available) Rhone Shootout Grand Tasting of over 150 award-winning Rhones; participate in the Rhone Shootout Blind Tasting, where you pit your palate against the experts, vote for your favorites and cheer them on at the Rhone Shootout Awards Ceremony. 2:00-4:30PM
Upgrade your experience with the first ever PERFECT PAIRINGS package: Get Intimate with Rhones in a Delicious New Way: you'll enjoy 8 delectable bites perfectly paired with 8 hand-selected wines.
If you love Rhones, don't let us Rhone without you!!
Brought to you by Affairs of the Vine, High Performance Marketing, One Brick and Chez Papa.
Thanks to our sponsors: GSO, The Rhone Rangers, Bottlenotes, Les Trois Petits Cochons, We Olive, and many, many more.
Only 400 tix available. Our events always sell out, so ACT NOW!
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Affairs of the Vine
Innovator of Wine Boot Camp(R), Affairs of the Vine specializes in interactive wine events. Directed by Chief Wine Evangelist, Barbara Drady, the Sonoma-based company is dedicated to converting people to wine.
Experienced wine educators enthusiastically share their knowledge and love of wine through workshops and team building experiences that are educational, fun, and entertaining.