Auction Lots 2014

The 2014 Live and Silent Lots have been announced!

Preview the amazing line-up below of wine, wine experiences, travel, entertainment and outdoor adventures to get ready to bid on your favorites!

Click here to view the 2014 Wine Auction Program and all the live and silent auction lots.

 


Live Lot #1 – Pop the Cork
Schramsberg Vineyards

Schramsberg Vineyards sure knows how to get a party started! And as one of the staunchest supporters of the Wine Auction, Schramsberg will have the honor of kicking things off this year by opening one of their giant bottles of 2008 Blanc de Blancs bubbly for you to enjoy right away. Start things off right and...

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Lot #2 – Cabernet Country Excursion
Hall Wines

HALL Wines is crafting some of the best Cabernets in the Napa Valley, but we think you should visit the winery and find that out for yourself. The temptation begins tonight with three Double Magnums of HALL’s 2011 Cabernet Sauvignon, yours for the taking as the winner of this extraordinary auction lot. E...

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Lot #3 – Oh, the Wonders of Oregon
Domaine Serene & Sokol Blosser

Are you ready for an exquisite Oregon wine experience? Two of the state’s premier wineries have come together to offer the ultimate oenological adventure. First, come to Domaine Serene, a little slice of paradise in the hills of the Willamette Valley. Experience the pastoral tranquility of Oregon’s wine c...

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Lot #4 – Jewels from the Cellar

Here’s the perfect formula for a summer evening in Sun Valley…a cool breeze, relaxing on the patio, dining on mouthwatering cuisine, sampling unforgettable wines, all while taking in the stunning views of Bald Mountain in the background as the sun sets slowly in the distance. Tonight’s winning bidder wi...

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Lot #5 – A Taste of True Excellence
Harlan Estate

Founded in 1984, Harlan Estate is a winegrowing estate in the western hills of Oakville, California, in the heart of the Napa Valley. Perched on a lush hillside at the edge of the forest, Harlan Estate has been producing outstanding 100-point wines for decades and perhaps the setting has a lot to do with that...

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Lot #6 – We’ll Take Manhattan

Take a bite out of the Big Apple with this one-of-a-kind package, sampling some of New York City’s finest culture and cuisine. Two couples will spend three nights in a deluxe apartment in trendy Tribeca, the perfect home base for exploring the best that the city has to offer. Of course, you might want to...

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Lot #7 – The Royal Treatment
King Estate Winery

King Estate is ready to roll out the red carpet for you. This is a world-class package for a world-class trip to a world-class winery. Two couples will embark on an exploration of Oregon’s organic viticulture, receiving VIP treatment at every stop along the way. Arrive at the King Estate’s venerable headq...

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Lot #8 – A Family Tradition
Leonetti Cellar & FIGGINS

Throughout the history of Washington wine, the Figgins family has been known for producing wines that have proven themselves on the world’s stage. They founded Leonetti Cellar in 1977, one of the most venerated wineries in the Walla Walla Valley. Of course, the family also produces wine under their family n...

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Lot #9 – Blissful Baja
CostaBaja Resort & Spa

At the CostaBaja Resort & Spa in Mexico, you can unwind in style. Escape to this quiet and secluded destination on the Gulf of California, just up the beach from the charming and modern city of La Paz on the Sea of Cortez. The resort’s setting is magical, surrounded by the raw beauty of the mountains an...

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Lot #10 – Welcome to Wine Camp
Idaho Rocky Mountain Ranch

Nestled in the spectacular Sawtooth Mountains amid snowcapped peaks and the meandering Salmon River, high alpine adventure and backcountry relaxation await you at the Idaho Rocky Mountain Ranch, as do fine wines and cuisine. Experience the historic charm and modern comforts of the Ranch with this one-of-a-ki...

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Lot #11 – Bourbon and Betting… Lucky in Kentucky

Are you a horse lover? Do you like to gamble? What about fine bourbon and cuisine? If you answered yes to any of these questions, then you best head out for Lexington with this hot-to-trot package and get lucky in Kentucky. Lexington is known as the “Horse Capital of the World” and is right smack in the h...

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Lot #12 – Organic Excellence
Long Meadow Ranch Winery

The Peay brothers are doing something right. Along with winemaker Vanessa Wong, Nick and Andy have found a way to tame a dramatically beautiful corner of the rugged northern Sonoma County coast, only four miles from the Pacific Ocean, and produce world-class wines that score consistently in the high 90s. And ...

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Lot #13 – The Private Event of a Lifetime
Keith Urban

Hold onto your hats, folks. This is one for the books. An exclusive party of all parties with spectacular wines, followed by a small, private concert with country music legend Keith Urban. Yes, you read that right. First, the two of you will fly first class to San Francisco from any western state. Your sta...

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Lot #14 – Double the Fun
Doubleback Winery

Alpine skiing, fine dining, stupendous wines? Yes, please. Do not let this lot pass you by. Drew Bledsoe, former NFL quarterback and proprietor of Doubleback Winery, will join you for this experience of a lifetime in beautiful Bend, Oregon. Two couples will be treated to a day of skiing at Mt. Bachelor with D...

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Lot #15 – At Home In Hawaii

Experience true Hawaiian spirit and the ultimate in relaxation with a week at this magnificent and secluded home on the Big Island of Hawaii. The luxury vacation estate is aptly named “Hale Pau Hana,” which roughly translates as “The House to Go to When Work Is Done.” And is it ever that. Nestled on s...

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Lot #16 – The Wild West of Napa
Gamble Family Vineyards, Andrew Geoffrey & Phifer Pavitt

Round up your gang and head to the Napa Valley! Farmer Tom Gamble has generously donated his well-hidden four bedroom hideout for four nights. It has enough space for eight outlaws and even has a swimming hole in the back. Tom will be on hand to host you for a one-on-one lay of the land of his Oakville Vineya...

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Lot #17 – Cowboy Christmas in Vegas
Chappellet Winery

Every December Las Vegas turns into a cowboy town when it plays host to the Super Bowl of Rodeo, the Wrangler National Finals. Cyril and Blakesley Chappellet invite two couples to join them for two days to experience Las Vegas gone country. Y'all will spend two nights in the lap of luxury...

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Lot #18 – Wine and Adventure in Chile

Embark on an extraordinary culinary and wine adventure through the stunning city of Santiago, Chile, and its surrounding wine regions. This private luxury journey for two offers an opportunity to explore South America’s sophistication and natural beauty while tasting some of the best wines and cuisine in th...

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Lot #19 – Goodnight Sun Valley
20th Anniversary Collection

To celebrate the 20th year of this beloved Wine Auction lot, Sharon Pyle of Atkinsons’ Market has teamed up again with local artist Jennifer Bellinger and Fresh Northwest Design of Gig Harbor, Washington on a special collaboration for the Sun Valley Wine Auction that takes place over the course of a whole y...

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Lot #20 – All the Comforts of Cabo and Kosta Browne

Get ready for the holiday of a lifetime. Just picture it. Eight of you, jetting off to Mexico. What awaits you in Los Cabos is nothing short of paradise. Arrive and unwind at your home for  the next three nights…a private five-bedroom casa with all the extras on the beach at El Dorado G...

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Lot #21 – Exclusive Napa Getaway

Nestled at the base of the Mayacamas Mountains, Dana Estates is located on six acres in the heart of the Rutherford appellation. Dana is a Sanskrit term meaning “the spirit of generosity.” And you can experience that spirit for yourself with this package―a trip for four to Napa to learn more about Dana ...

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Lot #22 – The Snow’s Fine… And So Is the Wine

Small group heli-skiing is unlike any other type of skiing. It will magnify your entire wilderness experience in the mountains and change your life forever. Here’s the deal: Loads of fresh, light Kootenay powder for four whole days…just you and ten of your closest friends. Nestled high in the Selkirks, th...

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Lot #23 – An Evening of Cult Wines
A Taste of Both Worlds

You’d better pay attention now…this one’s a stunner. Spend an evening drinking legendary and exalted California cult wines along with legendary Old World producers at an exclusive dinner for only eight people at a gorgeous private residence in Ketchum. This luxury home is ideal for entertaining and of c...

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Lot #24 – Magnanimous Memories
A Tribute to David Reynolds

David Reynolds was one of the most important contributors to the success of the  Sun Valley Center for the Arts. As the auctioneer for the Wine Auction every year since its inception more than 30 years ago, Dave played a crucial role in The Center’s history and thus in the very fabric of our entire communi...

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Lot #25 – Take Part for Art and Make a Difference

We all know that the Sun Valley Wine Auction is a weekend of great food, fabulous entertainment and incredible wines. But tonight, let’s all remember that it’s also about the arts and education in the Wood River Valley―in our schools and for our community as a whole. Sun Valley Center for the Arts makes...

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Lot #26 – Moon Mountain Magic
Repris Wines

Picture this…two days and nights in the newly approved Moon Mountain District high in the Mayacamas Mountains of Sonoma for a group of six. Start off your stay by settling into your deluxe accommodations at a nearby private home. Then, a tour and tasting at the home of Repris Wines awaits you. Erich Bradley...

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Lot #27 – Live in Concert

OK, there are some pretty amazing musical acts out there touring these days. And as the winning bidder of this exciting lot, you can choose ANY concert for ANY date in 2015 on the West Coast and receive two VIP concert passes to the show. Seattle, Denver, San Francisco, Portland, Los Angeles…the choice is y...

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Lot #28 – Winter Wonderland Wine Dinner

Step back in time for a night with a very special dinner at Sun Valley’s historic and iconic Roundhouse Lodge, first opened in 1939. Perched high up on Bald Mountain, the restaurant boasts astounding views from every vantage point and is yours for the entire evening. Your winter wonderland adventure will be...

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Lot #29 – A Shining Star
Northstar Winery

Since their inaugural vintage in 1994, Northstar Winery has focused on crafting world-class Merlots from Washington’s very best vineyard sites. Twenty years later, Northstar is widely recognized among the leading Merlot producers of the world, and has been proclaimed the "number one source for good American...

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Lot #30 – Bravo for Bordeaux
Saint Emilion, France

Capture the romance of travel and escape to the extraordinary. Bordeaux is arguably the greatest wine region in the world. In addition to the amazing wines there is a rich culture and delectable cuisine to discover. Spend a week on this Grand Cru Wine Adventure with Claude Guigon, formerly of Sun Valley Resor...

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Lot #31 – Splendid Sanctuary

Tranquility awaits you at the Sanctuary on Camelback Mountain Resort and Spa in Scottsdale, Arizona. As tonight’s winning bidder, you can relax and recharge in splendor during a three-night stay in a gorgeous, fully-appointed three-bedroom home on the property. Adding to the experience are Sanctuary’s ...

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Lot #32 – Emerald City Style

How about spending a long weekend in the Emerald City? Autumn is one of the best times to visit Seattle, a gorgeous city surrounded by water and mountains on all sides. And if you find yourself there in the fall, you can’t pass up the chance to see the most recent Super Bowl champions perform live in all th...

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Lot #33 – The Best of the West
Montana Sporting Club

Here it is…the very best of the West. Sweeping plains and staggering mountain ranges. Genuine history and honest cowboy grit. Nature and wildlife so natural and so close your pulse will race. Now imagine combining the very best of a hunting lodge, a dude ranch, a fly fishing retreat and a ski resort―all i...

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Lot #34 – Learn from the Best
Landmark Vineyards and JUSTIN Vineyards & Winery

This JUST IN… JUSTIN Vineyards and its sister winery, Landmark, are ready to roll out the red carpet for you on an unforgettable trip through California’s wine country. You will come back sated, relaxed and bursting with new knowledge about wine. First, alight at the JUST Inn B&B in Paso Robles for...

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Lot #35 – Wine Culture 101
Copain Wines & Darioush Winery

Get ready for some intensive reconnaissance in northern California’s wine country. First Darioush Winery will welcome you to an afternoon befitting the culture curious, a relaxed and intimate “Culture of Wine” lunch and tasting experience for six people set under the pistachio trees at the winery’s...

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Lot #36 – The Siren Song of Winesong
Mendocino, California

Winesong is a premier charity auction and wine tasting weekend benefiting the Mendocino Coast District Hospital. The event takes place along the beautiful Mendocino Coast in Anderson Valley. Nestled in the western edge of the county, the area is “green, serene, un-snobby territory,” adjacent to redwood fo...

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Lot #37 – Guardians of Red Mountain
Hedges Family Estate & Ambassador Winery

This year, Hedges Family Estate and Ambassador Winery have teamed up again in a dynamic partnership to put together a knockout auction lot. Come to Washington’s Red Mountain wine country and see what all the buzz is about. You will experience the unique beauty of the area at the estate of Tom and Anne-Marie...

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Lot #38 – The Estate Collection
Far Niente Winery, Nickel & Nickel Vineyards, and EnRoute Winery

Far Niente, Nickel & Nickel, EnRoute and Dolce present the ultimate collection  of wines from the family and partners that launched Far Niente in 1979. Ready to go to dinner tonight, this beautiful wine gift box represents “The Estate Collection,” a full portfolio packaged in a custom, specialty wood...

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Lot #39 – Cultural Extravaganza

Consider this lot the “inside track” to the valley’s best entertainment, offering a special selection of exclusive local cultural delights to the highest bidder. Don’t miss out on this one…to start, included are premium tickets to all of the Company of Fools performances for the 2014/2015 theater...

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Silent Lot #101 – Petrus Pomerol
Perfect Scores

When it comes to wine, France stands alone. No other country can beat it in terms of quality and diversity. And this 1989 Petrus Pomerol is a knockout, a hands-down unbeatable red. It received 100 points from The Wine Advocate: “Every bit the blockbuster concentrated effort…in the mouth the wine cuts a br...

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Silent Lot #102 – Bold and Beautiful Bordeaux

Château Sociando-Mallet is a Bordeaux wine producer in the Haut-Médoc appellation located north of Saint-Estèphe, France. The wines from Sociando-Mallet are, by tradition, long-keeping wines whose greater vintages can easily be savored after 30 years in the cellar. Robert Parker gave the 1999 vintage 89 po...

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Silent Lot #103 – Saint-Estèphe
The Wonders of Saint-Estèphe

Château Les Ormes de Pez, also in the Saint-Estèphe region, is a historic vineyard run by the Cazes family, also owners of Château Lynch-Bages. A case of their 2000 Château Les Ormes de Pez Bordeaux is yours for the taking tonight with this special donation from a private local wine cellar. Bring a taste ...

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Silent Lot #104 – Ramey Wine Cellars
Classic Chardonnay

At Ramey, the goal is to craft wines that are in perfect balance…they like to say they are guided by the soul of the land. David Ramey has been described as a visionary in the wine industry and his skill and expertise certainly shows in his collection of Chardonnays. A Magnum of the newly-released Ramey 201...

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Silent Lot # 105 – Ramey Wine Cellars
Three Cheers for Chardonnay

Ramey wines are pure California in a bottle…and now you can take a little piece of California home with you as the winning bidder of this lot. A Magnum of 2011 Napa-Carneros Hudson Vineyard Chardonnay awaits the winning bid. Hudson Vineyard wines tend to a more muscular, masculine character—broad-shoulder...

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Silent Lot #106 – Ramey Wine Cellars
Goodness in a Glass

That is what the team at Ramey strives for. Their techniques are grounded in tradition and guided by innovation. The unique character of Ramey wines is such that tasting one of their exquisitely crafted varietals is an experience not soon forgotten. And the 2011 Sonoma Coast Platt Vineyard Chardonnay is no ex...

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Silent Lot #107 – Ramey Wine Cellars
Hooray for Chardonnay

The goodness just keeps on coming. Yet another outstanding Magnum of Chardonnay from Ramey is sure to win you over. The 2011 Russian River Valley Ritchie Vineyard Chardonnay is bright, focused and wonderfully intense. One reviewer called it “vivid gold.” A wine with layers of complexity, this vintage of t...

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Silent Lot #108 – Dunham Cellars
Passion in a Bottle

Dunham Cellars has established an award-winning reputation for their wines using grapes from some of the finest vineyards in the Walla Walla, Yakima, and Columbia Valleys. Its first vintage, a 1995 Cabernet Sauvignon, was deemed one of the finest wines made in Washington by Wine Enthusiast. Senior winemaker E...

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Silent Lot #109 – Forgeron Cellars
True Elegance

In French, the literal meaning of “forgeron” is “blacksmith” but more importantly, it refers to artisans who build with their hands, combining experience with an extensive knowledge of their trade. This is indeed an apt description of Marie-Eve Gilla, the winemaker and managing partner at Forgeron Cel...

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Silent Lot #110 – Renwood Winery
Zin-tastic

Situated in the picturesque Amador Country of Northern California, Renwood Winery is surrounded by the rolling hills and rushing streams of California’s gold country. Renwood was established in 1993 and is today one of the most respected wine producers in the Sierra Foothills, specializing in Zinfandel made...

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Silent Lot #111 – Ambassador Vineyard
Magic in a Bottle

Ambassador Wines of Washington was founded on the simple belief that no other experience is quite as enchanting as drinking wine. They know that something magical happens when you drink wine with friends; good wine becomes great wine and good friends become better friends. Tonight, bring home an Imperial that...

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Silent Lot #112 – Frenchman’s Gulch Winery
Devotion to Deliciousness

This small, family-owned and European-styled winery will surely astound you with their lovely handcrafted reds. As noted by the winemakers themselves, “When our liquid pleasure dances on your tongue, you will taste mountains, sun, and frosty cheeks.” The grapes used by Frenchman’s Gulch Winery come from...

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Silent Lot #113 – Morgan Winery
Pinot Perfection

The goal of the winemakers at Morgan Winery is to produce wines that are “true”— true to the variety and vineyard source and showing true balance and complexity, while being enjoyable upon release. Their single-minded focus has produced a record of consistent, category leading, award-winning wines. Toni...

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Silent Lot #114 – Precept Wine & Sawtooth Winery & Canoe Ridge Vineyard
Wines with Character

Founded in 2003, Precept Wine is the largest family-owned wine company in the Northwest. They believe that wine without character isn't worth drinking, wine improves the quality of life, and wine reflects the people who make it. The heart and soul of Precept Wine’s production are in the winemaking regions o...

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Silent Lot #115 – Riedel Crystal of America, Inc
Decant with Style

Recognized for transforming wine culture over the past 50 years, Riedel’s design-focused crystal decanters and stemware collections have been selected for display at museums around the world. This Flamingo decanter is part of a series reflecting the natural grace and beauty of birds in flight. This towering...

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Silent Lot #116 – Rusack Vineyards
Santa Barbara Beauty

Rusack, a boutique winery and vineyard, is nestled among the oak-studded rolling hills of Ballard Canyon. Their world-class, handcrafted wines have become known around the world for their striking elegance, robust yet silky fruit, and seductive finish—reminiscent of the gorgeous rolling hills of the area at...

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Silent Lot #117 – Ridge Vineyards
The Best of Monte Bello

Perched high atop the cool Santa Cruz Mountains, overlooking the Pacific Ocean, the Ridge Monte Bello estate is an ideal site for the winery’s Bordeaux varietals. These low-yielding vines produce two complementary Cabernet blends. An impres- sive Imperial of one of those, the Monte Bello Cabernet from 2007,...

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Silent Lot # 118 – Chateau Lafite Rothschild
First Growth Bordeaux

Château Lafite Rothschild, one of the five First Growth Bordeaux, is, of course, one of the most famous and collected wines in the world. And tonight, one of our donors has contributed this incredible bottle of 2001 Domaines Barons de Rothschild Château Lafite Rothschild, Pauillac. The wine garnered 96 poin...

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Silent Lot #119 – Cakebread Cellars
The Sweet Life

The folks at Cakebread Cellars believe that the key to successful winemaking is teamwork, and they have assembled a team with unmatched experience and passion. They believe that life’s occasions are elevated by good people, good food and good wine, and that philosophy flows through everything they do. You c...

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Silent Lot #120 – Antica Napa Valley
Magnificent Magnums

High in the eastern mountains of the Napa Valley sits a breathtaking wine estate. Located in the remote Atlas Peak District, Antica produces very small lots of truly outstanding wines, a testament to the discipline and knowledge of the Antinori family. The family’s history in the wine industry spans six cen...

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Silent Lot #121 – Bennett Lane Winery
Cuckoo for Cabernet

Bennett Lane Winery crafts fine wine at the pinnacle of Napa Valley, the northernmost corner of Calistoga. The winery has garnered an incredible 34 scores of 90+ points from Wine Spectator, Wine Enthusiast and Robert Parker in just seven vintages. The focus at Bennett Lane is to produce well-balanced, handcra...

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Silent Lot #122 – Vintage Point
A Perfect Pinot

The Vintage Point portfolio is made up of independent boutique wineries that enthusiastically share a vision that wine offers a special connection to people and their experiences. To that end, Vintage Point presents a special auction lot for you this evening: a case of Cherry Pie Wines’ 2012 Cherry Tart Pin...

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Silent Lot #123 – The Donum Estate
Gift of the Land

The Donum Estate, loosely translated as “gift of the land,” is both a place and a unique product, comprised of three vineyards perfectly suited to Pinot Noir. Here, the winemakers share a love of the land and a passion for wine. Their gift of the land for you tonight is a package of four Magnums from thei...

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Silent Lot #124 – Ste. Michelle Wine Estates
Works of Art

We all know that Chateau Ste. Michelle is a bastion of Washington winemaking. And tonight, they offer up some of their most inspired creations—three Magnums of their 2010 Artist Series blend. Winemakers and artists have drawn inspiration from one another for centuries. For the Artist Series Meritage wines, ...

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Silent Lot #125 – Corvus Cellars
From the Earth…To the Vine…To the Wine

Did you know that the Red Mountain AVA in Washington State consistently produces some of the highest scoring wines across the globe? The region is acclaimed for its red varietals and is well known for its superb growing conditions. Corvus Cellars, established in 2004, invites you to discover for yourself why ...

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Silent Lot #126 – Canihan Family Cellars
Experience Exuberance

An Old World philosophy and farming practices at Canihan Family Cellars yield deeply expressive, flavorful wines that are highly coveted and rarely available. But not to worry; we have you covered. Tonight, you can take home a mixed case of Canihan’s finest: four bottles each of 2010 Canihan Family Estate P...

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Silent Lot #127 – Hayfork Wine Company
Artisanal Excellence

Hayfork Wine Company's goal is to emphasize the importance of farming in winemaking. They strongly believe that the hands of the farmer in the field lay the foundation necessary to produce a quality wine. Wine also advocates kinship, and Hayfork’s winemaker Haley Wight makes wine with that philosophy in min...

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Silent Lot #128 – Split Rail Winery
Idaho’s Finest

Split Rail Winery is cultivating a vibrant wine culture in Idaho. The winery emerged from a fervent belief in supporting local agriculture and creating local products, exploring new wines and creating new wine styles, and an unfettered love for drinking, eating and friends. Get to know them. Start off with...

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Silent Lot #129 – Spring Valley Vineyard
A Riot of Reds

Spring Valley Vineyard is a small production Washington state winery north of Walla Walla, producing only estate-grown and bottled red wine. The names given to Spring Valley wines are a tribute to the family members who have struggled and succeeded in farming the same land for well over 100 years. You, too, c...

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Silent Lot #130 – Jeff Gordon Cellars
Mountain-Grown Cabernet

Jeff Gordon, a four-time champion in car racing’s elite series, first discovered a passion for wine in 1995 after winning his first NASCAR championship. Jeff believes in working only with mountain Cabernet; quality vineyards at higher elevation give his Cabernets unparalleled structure and intensity. This v...

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Silent Lot #131 – Kenefick Ranch Winery
Calistoga Cabernet

In the picturesque foothills of the Palisades Mountains in Calistoga, you will find the Kenefick Ranch Winery, where Dr. Tom Kenefick and his two grown children, Chris and Caitlin, share a passion for creating premium hand-crafted estate wines. Sourcing the highest quality fruit from 125 producing acres, the ...

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Silent Lot #132 – Saddleback Cellars
Back in the Saddle

Known as “The King of Cabernet,” legendary winemaker and owner of Saddleback Cellars, Nils Venge, makes stellar wines that not only reflect the character of the Napa Valley region, but also seem to reflect Nils’ personality—bold, yet approachable, with layers of complexities. With this lot, you wil...

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Silent Lot #133 – Erath Winery
Perfect Pinots

What happens when the perfect vineyard conditions result in the perfect Pinot Noir? This premier, ten-bottle collection of Erath Winery’s 2006 single vineyard Pinot Noirs, handsomely displayed in a limited-edition, custom wood box, is a standout example of the stunning wines that result from serendipitous w...

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Silent Lot #134 – Col Solare Winery
Red Mountain’s Finest

Col Solare, Italian for “shining hill,” is the internationally-styled red wine born of a unique partnership between Washington’s Chateau Ste. Michelle and Tuscany’s Antinori. Together, their winemakers have created a wine of great structure and character, styled for aging elegantly over time, from the...

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Silent #135 – Trinchero Napa Valley
All in the Family

The Trinchero family began its tradition of making fine wines more than 60 years ago, eventually expanding to represent more than 25 brands in the U.S. and Australia. At their Trinchero Napa Valley vineyards, the focus is on crafting small production single-vineyard estate-grown wines. This Double Magnum of t...

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Silent Lot #136 – Napa Cellars
Classic Cabernet

The Trinchero family’s Napa Cellars embodies the classic Napa Valley style: ripe, rich, balanced, and collectible. The winery has the great fortune of being able to pick and choose the finest fruit from many of Napa's most sought-after appellations, assuring that every vintage represents the very best of Na...

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Silent Lot #137 – Folie à Deux Winery
Double Passion, Double Magnum

Folie à Deux has always held a passion for creating wines that deliver a delightful shared experience. Named for the French term meaning "a passion shared by two," these wines represent the fulfillment of a dream to create a beautiful dance of flavors and true varietal expression. Showcasing vibrant aromas a...

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Silent Lot #138 – Aloft Wine
Family Traditions

Growing grapes and making wine is a way of life for the Mondavi family, fusing modern technology with traditional French methods. The Bordeaux-style wines from the Mondavi vineyards brim with great fruit, amazing balance, and food-friendly compatibility. Marc Mondavi’s latest project produces wines of unmis...

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Silent Lot #139 – Benchmark Wine Group
Taste the Very Best

Benchmark Wine Group, in the heart of Napa’s wine country, specializes in back vintage classics and draws on decades of collective wine industry experience to provide an unparalleled resource of information. The company acquires the world’s most sought-after bottles from serious private collectors and pro...

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