CABs of Distinction Gala 2014
Saturday, April 26, 2014 from 2:00 PM to 5:00 PM (PDT)
Paso Robles, CA
San Francisco, California
London, United Kingdom
Taste the Passion for Cabernet
World-class Cabernet & Bordeaux varietals
Access to Acclaimed Producers
Artisanal Food Purveyors
Panoramic Views and Elegant Setting
Grand Tasting Gala Tickets
Starts at 2 p.m. and includes tastings of PRCC member wines paired with artisanal cheese and charcuterie chosen by Le Vigne Winery's Cheese Lady, Zina Miakinkova. Decadent complimentary catered lunches will be provided by notable Paso Robles restaurants and caterers (Robert’s Restaurant, Crush Catering and Avant-Garde Experience) and served in the CAB Bistro. Monterey Chocolate Company is back again this year offering attendees chocolate tastings to pair with PRCC wines. Activities include a barrel-making demonstration, live music in the amphitheatre by the lake and much more.
Premium-Reserve VIP Tickets
In addition to all Gala activities, includes access to an exclusive early-access tasting of Reserve wines at 1 p.m. as well as access to the VIP Lounge where desserts and drinks will be available throughout the day.
Luxury VIP Tickets
Luxury VIP guests will enjoy an unforgettable Saturday in wine country. Start your day with an exclusive private vintner-hosted reception and lunch at Thomas Hill Organics in downtown Paso Robles at 11 a.m. The decadent multi-course menu will be paired with select Cabernet and red Bordeaux wines creating a palate experience like no other. After lunch, enjoy complimentary shuttle service to the event site where you will be the first to arrive and taste through the Reserve wines of 32 Cabernet and red Bordeaux producers. VIP guests will have private access to a VIP Lounge throughout the day, and continued access to the Gala starting at 2 p.m., where vintners will be pouring their finest current release wines, each thoughtfully paired with artisanal cheese or Charcuterie. Savor complimentary access to the CAB Bistro, chocolatier, live music, a barrel-making demonstration, photo booth, and more. When ready, the shuttle will return you to downtown Paso Robles at various designated times.
Don't forget that Friday, April 25, our member wineries will be having special CABs of Distinction events at their wineries and Paso Robles restaurants. Visit our website for more information.
PRCC Members include these fine wineries: ADELAIDA Cellars, Ancient Peaks Winery, B & E Vineyard, Bon Niche Cellars, Calcareous, Cass Vineyard & Winery, Chateau Margene, Clautiere Vineyard, DAOU Vineyards & Winery, Eberle Winery, Halter Ranch Vineyard, HammerSky Vineyards, Hunt Cellars, J. Lohr Vineyards & Wines, Jada Vineyard, JUSTIN Vineyards & Winery, Le Cuvier Winery, Le Vigne Winery, Opolo Vineyards, Parrish Family Vineyard, Peachy Canyon Winery, Pomar Junction Vineyard & Winery, Record Family Wines, Red Soles Winery, Robert Hall Winery, Sextant Wines, Villa San-Juliette Vineyard & Winery, and Vina Robles.
Invited Garagiste producers who will be pouring at the event include: Clos Solene Winery, L'Aventure Winery, Falcone Family Vineyards, and The Farm Winery.
When & Where
Paso Robles CAB Collective
Formed in 2012, the Paso Robles CAB (Cabernet and Bordeaux) Collective (PRCC), strives to promote the full potential of the Paso Robles AVA in producing superior quality, age-worthy, classic and age-worthy Cabernet and Bordeaux varietal to consumers and media worldwide.
The Paso Robles CAB Collective has set out to confirm that the appellation’s unique attributes provide the perfect condition to produce luscious, well-rounded red Bordeaux wines that can compete with like varietals on a global stage.
Founding members of the PRCC include: Daou Vineyards and Winery, ADELAIDA Cellars, J. Lohr Vineyards and Wines, JUSTIN Vineyards and Winery, Vina Robles, Chateau Margene and Eberle Winery.