California Ultra Luxury Table Wine
This tasting features approx $5000 of the greatest wines in the market today:
Screaming Eagle, Oakville, 2011 - 94RP - $2000 a bottle
Colgin IX Estate Red, Napa Valley 2010 - 100RP - $700
Bond Estates Melbury Red, Napa Valley 2010 - 98+ $450
Scarecrow 'M. Etain' Cabernet, Rutherford 2011 - New
Scarecrow Cabernet, Rutherford 2010 - 93RP - $400
Alpha Omega "Beckstoffer To-Kalon", Napa Valley 2011
Tierra Roja Cabernet, Oakville 2009 - 91PTS $125
Lail Vineyards Blueprint Cabernet, Napa Valley 2010
Harlan Estate The Maiden, Napa Valley 2004 - 92RP $240
La Jota Vineyard Cabernet, Howell Mountain 2009
Tanner DaFoe Cabernet, Santa Ynez Valley 2009
Cardinale Estate Red, Napa Valley 2009 93+RP $250
Laurel Glen Cabernet, Sonoma Mountain 2010
Roy Estate Proprietary Red, Napa Valley 2006
Rubissow-Sargent Reserve Cabernet, Mount Veeder 2007
William Cole Cuvee Claire Cabernet, Napa Valley 2007
All wines are blind
Find the Screaming Eagle!
All wines pre-poured
Includes small cheese plate and 15% off all food at City Tavern for participants that day.
City Tavern is Brand New at one of Downtown’s most exciting new destinations, FigAT7th. Home to Morton’s Steakhouse, Target, Sprinkles Cupcakes, Zara, and many other stores, FigAT7th is quickly becoming the place to shop, eat, and dine… and City Tavern is the Anchor of this location. The beautiful 140+ seat restaurant with indoor and outdoor dinning features 24 craft beers on draft, a beautiful full bar with multiple large plasma screens - and a world class wine list cultivated and procured by LearnAboutWine’s Founder and Sommelier Ian Blackburn. The food is exceptional, well priced, and diverse with something for everyone. We encourage you to come early or stay after this program to enjoy a meal and special incentives will be offered to do so. Also, Parking is validated with your class purchase.
Founder and Educator
Ian Blackburn, CSW, JWE - Founder of LearnAboutWine.com
Professional Sommelier, Candidate for the Master of Wine
Ian drinks wine for a living and plans over 100 public and private events a year. Ian stays busy designing tasting and events for both LearnAboutWine and private clients large and small; Fortune 500 company's, Law firms (Summer Associates), and private birthday celebrations all benefit from Ian's well informed and industry leading personality. When Ian is not busy teaching, he is making appearances on radio, television and social media outlets and studying for his Master of Wine.
Since 1995, LearnAboutWine has done the hard work of building a better culture for fine wine, opening the doors for more quality products to enter the marketplace and has taught over 500,000 students. With over 50,000 current subscribers and followers, LearnAboutWine now focuses on the best quality events and classes, and wine credential programs which have graduated over 450 wine students in the last 5 years with a Junior Wine Executive credential (JWE).
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