1 night's luxury accommodations in Napa Valley for 2 couples
Private dinner for 4 at Colgin Cellars, hosted by Ann Colgin and Joe Wender
Private tour of Colgin Cellars
1 night's accommodations for 2 couples at the Mandarin Oriental, Paris
Private visit to La Foundation Vuitton, with canapes and bubbles for 4
Tasting at the Chef's Table at Alain Passard's three-Michelin-star restaurant, L'Arpege, with Company Fine Wine for 4, including vintages of special significance to the winning bidder and guests
Private, round-trip ground transportation from Paris (or nearby airport) to Reims
1 nights’ accommodations for 2 couples at Domaines Les Crayeres, a Relais & Chateaux property in Reims
Private tours and tastings at Krug
Lunch at the Clos du Mesnil of Krug with special tasting for 4
Dinner at three-Michelin-star restaurant L'Assiette Champenoise for 4
This phenomenal journey will take you from Napa Valley to Champagne to experience two great manifestations of masterful visions in the world of wine.
The winning bidder and guests will be treated to a private celebratory dinner at Colgin Cellars in Napa Valley. A delectably festive meal will be prepared for you with rare library wines from Colgin Cellars and from and Ann and Joe’s personal collection. An exceedingly unique collection of double magnums from Colgin's 2007 vintage of Herb Lab, Tychson Hill, Cariad, IX Estate and IX Estate Syrah. These rarely available bottles will be a stunning addition to your cellar and will allow you to explore and compare the distinct personalities of the wines from this famed vintage.
Next, Paris. In the City of Lights you will be treated to a private visit to the Foundation Vuitton, followed by a dinner and tasting at the Chef's Table of Alain Passard's three-Michelin-star restaurant, L'Arpege. Your dinner will be hosted by Matt Wilson from Company Fine Wine and will include wines of special significance to the winning bidder and guests.
Then, Reims, à la Maison de Krug. You’ll be treated to a bespoke tour of the cellars and a comprehensive Krug Champagne tasting, hosted by Krug’s winemaking team. A private visit to Krug’s single vineyards will lead to an exclusive Champagne lunch at Clos du Mesnil. Finish the day with dinner at three-Michelin-star restaurant L’Assiette Champenoise.