LIVE AUCTION #11
Thanks to a truly unique combination of climate, character, charm and culture, the Walla Walla Valley has become home to one of the finest wine regions in the nation, with more than 100 wineries and 2,800 acres of grapes. This Walla Walla Wine Country trip for 4 people, for 2 nights, includes a tour and tasting of a gravity-flow winery at Pepper Bridge Winery, plus a “Vine to Wine” tour and tasting at Amavi Cellars! After you have tasted and toured till your hearts content, rest easy at the Marcus Whitman hotel where you have a 2 night stay with 2 rooms (for 4 people).
Plus, experience an exclusive Winemaker Dinner!!! Enjoy an evening of wine and dining with two, awesome Walla Walla wineries- Justin Wylie, owner/winemaker of Va Piano Vineyards, and Trey Busch, co-owner/winemaker of Sleight of Hand Cellars, pack a mighty punch with their shining personalities and award-winning wines.
Then get ready for more winery fun on day two with a custom blending experience from St. Michelle Estates/Northstar! You and your guests will taste barrels, learn about making your own blend, and then compose your very own custom blend. From your experience, take home your very own, very unique bottle of wine…with your own custom label and everything!
Plus, get the behind the scenes scoop at Spring Valley Vineyard as you tour and taste their wines. This ranch-like setting, steeped in history and stories will be sure to please you and your guests. And, finish up with a tour and tasting at Long Shadows Vintners…what a day!
To take home tonight:
A beautiful Double Magnum of Pepper Bridge Winery Merlot from 2012, a Magnum from St. Michelle Estates, and a Magnum from Spring Valley Vineyards.