Auction Lot #24 is "Bellissimo!"
Once upon a time, luxury and philanthropy collided, and Auction Napa Valley was born! Now in its 33rd year, and having already given more than $110 million for charity, Auction (as the locals like to...
12 bottles of Napa Valley wine, as noted
Lunch with wine tasting for 6
6 bottles of estate-grown, extra-virgin olive oil
Come meet Richard Talmadge and Karen Ward at their private home and vineyard in St. Helena and enjoy an al fresco lunch with five of your friends. You'll be astounded by the soaring panoramic views of Lake Hennessy and Pritchard's Hill. Hear the story of Stone The Crows wine--one of Napa's newest Cabernet Sauvignons. Find out how Richard conceived and planted the vineyard and pulled together a wine-making team led by Thomas Rivers Brown. Tour the hillside vineyard, olive groves, and citrus and stone fruit orchard of this 23-acre property now open to the public for the very first time.
Your meal will be prepared by renowned chef Sarah Scott and complemented by wine, including a complete tasting flight of Stone The Crows: 2009 private reserve, 2010 first release, 2011 newly bottled, and a barrel tasting of the 2012 vintage.
Opportunity available August through October, 2013 on a mutually agreeable date. Each guest will receive a bottle of 2010 and 2011 Stone The Crows Cabernet Sauvignon and a bottle of estate-grown, extra-virgin olive oil.
Three Twins Vineyard
12 - 750ml (Standard) 2009-2011