Great All-American Tasting:

This "Great All-American" tasting will be moderated by renowned wine personality, Fritz Hatton. Joining Hatton will be a panel of some of the highest profile winemakers in the US offering an example of their wines that express what they do best in their vineyards. Friday, April 29 2pm at Ruth's Chris Uptown. Taste one wine from each of the wineries below in this seated tasting:

Anderson's Conn Valley




Clos Selene


David Tate Wines 


Elk Cove


Round Pond



Spire Collection Tasting:

Historic Terroir. Noble Grapes. Exquisite Wines. The Spire Collection's portfolio is unrivaled with the wines of Lokoya, Cardinale, Verite, and others. This tasting is unheard of in this area and it's your chance to spoil your palate. Saturday, April 30, 2pm at Ruth's Chris Uptown. Here's a preview of the wines you'll taste at this seated tasting:

2013 Mt Brave Merlot
2013 La Jota Cabernet Franc
2007 Cardinale
2013 Cardinale
2007 Lokoya Mt Veeder
2013 Lokoya Howell Mtn (100 points!)


1,000 Point Tasting

A 1,000 point tasting of ten perfect-scored, 100-point wines from the world's foremost vineyards, moderated by renowned wine personality, Fritz Hatton. Seated tasting. Saturday, April 30, 10am at Ruth's Chris Uptown.

What you'll taste:
2000 Chateau la Mission Haut Brion

2008 Castello Dei Rampolla d'Alceo

2010 M Chapoutier Le Pavillon Ermitage

2010 Sandrone Luciano Le Vigne Barolo

2010 Leonetti Cellar Reserve

2013 Lokoya Howell Mt Cabernet

2013 Lokoya Mt Veeder

2005 Verite La Joie

2005 Verite Le Desir

2010 Turnbull Fortuna Cabernet Sauvignon


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