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VENTANAS and Riedel Stemware host an exclusive evening of wine education and a superb three-course dinner.

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Experience the ultimate in high performance glassware.

VENTANAS has teamed up with Riedel glass company to bring to you an educational evening to discover why the wine glass you use makes a difference. Learn how the shape of a wine glass affects your senses at Riedel’s popular Comparative Wine-Glass Seminar. This engaging, educational presentation is ideal for wine enthusiasts of all levels. You will leave knowing how stemware translates and delivers a wine’s bouquet, taste, balance and finish

The evening begins with the tasting of 4 different wines. Two whites and two reds. Each wine will be in a separate glass created for the wine in that glass. You will find this match of wine and glass will enhance the flavors and nuance of the wines thereby greatly increasing the enjoyment of the wine experience. Wine educators Gerry Piserchia and Julio Ruiz will teach you the distinguished differences between wine glasses and how each wine glass enhances your sipping experience. Riedel will provide 4 separate wine glasses for tasting and those Riedel glasses will be yours to take home. The wine glasses are valued at $119.00.

Wine tasting of:

• Napa Valley. Sauvignon Blanc Flora Springs 2017

• Sonoma County, Russian River. Oaky Chardonnay, Hartford Court 2017

• Oregon, Willamette Valley, Eola-Amity Hills. Pinot Noir, Roserock 2015

• Sonoma County, Alexander Valley. Forefathers “Lone Tree”, Alexander Valley 2017

Immediately following the seminar each guest will be treated to a fabulous dinner from the nationally renowned chef David Burke, paired with the wines of the seminar. At the end of the evening, guests will take home the 4 glasses in a specially designed gift box.Menu as follows:


• Salmon pastrami

• Clothesline bacon

• Tuna tartare tacos

Entrees Guest Choice:

• Herb roasted chicken

• Branzino & artichoke purée

• Filet mignon


• Raspberry and key lime tart

• Cheesecake lollipops

Seating will be very limited for this event, so please remember the date and if you know you can attend please respond promptly. In a week or so we will send an update of the event which will include the chosen wines, choices for dinner.

Tickets are $175 – includes Seminar, wine tasting, dinner and glassware with giftbox for you to take home.

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