JACKSON HOLE, WYOMING – April 2, 2014 – Tickets for the2014 Jackson Hole Wine Auction (June 26-28) are on sale. The first night of festivities, Thursday, June 26, includes the Grand Wine Tasting and locals’ favorite, Taste of Jackson Hole.
The Grand Wine Tasting will be hosted by Four Seasons Resort and Residences Jackson Hole in the Westbank Grill. Moderated by Wine Spectator writer and noted wine critic, Matt Kramer, guests will be treated to world-class wines from Alta Vista, Arietta, Craggy Range, Mason Louis Jadot, Pride Mountain Vineyards, Taylor Fladgate, and Vérité. Kramer will lead a lively discussion with principals from each winery providing insight into their singular approaches to making great wine. This event runs from 5:00 pm to 6:30 pm.
Beginning at 6:00 pm, board the Bridger Gondola to be whisked up and away to Taste of Jackson Hole sponsored by Jackson Hole Mountain Resort in and around Couloir Restaurant.
This year Taste of Jackson Hole guests will embark on an all-you-can-savor culinary extravaganza! Arriving at the top of Rendezvous Mountain, guests will be greeted by a wide variety of purveyors of premier wines, beers and spirits serving a thrilling selection of libations while local chefs and restaurants showcase samplings of their finest cuisine.
For drinks, taste the variety offered by Ackerman Family Vineyards, Heron Wines, Parry Cellars, Familia Garces Silva Vineyard, Jackson Hole Winery, Road 31, Azienda Agricola Urlari, JUSTIN Vineyards & Winery, Roadhouse Brewing Co., Champagne Taittinger, Landmark Vineyards, Taylor Fladgate, Cinder, Niner Wine Estates, Wyoming Whiskey, Friedeman Wines, Northstar and ZD Wines. For bites, save room to savor from Bin22, Il Villaggio Osteria, Q Roadhouse & Brewery, Bistro Catering, Local, Rendezvous Bistro, Café Genevieve, Silver Dollar Grill, Couloir, Million Dollar Steakhouse, Snake River Grill, Dining In Catering, Nikai, Spur Restaurant & Bar, Four Seasons Resorts and Residences Jackson Hole, Teton Thai, Persephone, The Kitchen, and The Grill at Amangani. FIJI is the official water sponsor of the 2014 Jackson Hole Wine Auction, and coffee will be provided by Dunkin’ Donuts. Local shops MADE and New West Knifeworks will also be on-hand with great wares. Take it all in while mingling with friends and enjoying live music from One Ton Pig!
Tickets are on sale and going fast! Buy yours today at jhwineauction.org or call 307-732-9965 and share in this one-of-a-kind weekend of great food, fine wine and philanthropy. Tickets are available in packages and a la carte. All events are 21 and over.
About the Jackson Hole Wine Auction & the Grand Teton Music Festival (GTMF): GTMF provides exhilarating musical experiences. The Festival presents great classical and other fine music performed by outstanding artists. Each summer the Festival kicks off with three days of great food and wine created by world-renowned chefs and wine from top-shelf vineyards.
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