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RARE & FINE WINE AUCTION

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Save the date for the 32nd Anniversary Rare & Fine Wine Auction honoring the iconic winemaker Chuck Wagner of Caymus Vineyards. Set in the JW Marriott Austin, this charity auction offers the opportunity to channel your passion for food and wine to better the health and well-being of the community.

  • 32nd ANNUAL RARE & FINE WINE AUCTION
  • FEATURED WINEMAKER, CHUCK WAGNER
  • APRIL 8, 2017
  • JW MARRIOTT AUSTIN

BENEFICIARIES

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THANK YOU TO OUR 2017 SPONSORS

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VIEW THE 2017 CATALOG

AUCTION EVENTS SCHEDULE

KICKOFF PARTY AT FRANKLIN BARBECUE

April 6, 2017 6pm

  • To kickoff Auction Weekend, the legendary Franklin Barbecue will fire up its smokers exclusively for The Wine & Food Foundation. Join fellow oenophiles for some of the finest brisket, ribs, sausage and fixins Austin has to offer, along with BBQ loving wines presented by Salvestrin Winery of St. Helena, CA.
  • Due to the popularity of this event each year, tickets will only be made available for purchase with the purchase of an auction table. ($2,500, $3,500, $5,000) Please call the WFFT office for details.

FEATURED WINEMAKER LUNCHEON

April 7, 2017 12pm

  • Exclusive opportunity to meet winemaker Chuck Wagner and taste a selection of his favorite wines from Caymus Vineyards at an intimate four-course luncheon.

2017 RARE & FINE WINE AUCTION | $5000 - $275

April 8, 2017 5:30pm

The evening begins with a sparkling auction lot preview reception where guests will be welcomed by renowned winemaker Chuck Wagner pouring selections of Caymus Vineyards' award winning wines. Directly following, guests are seated for an elegant four-course dinner accompanied by an impressive wine selection presented by a team of Austin’s best sommeliers. The highlight of the evening is the electrifying live auction where spirited bidders compete for rare and fine wines as well as other luxury packages, all in support of The Rare & Fine Wine Auction’s 2017 beneficiary, Urban Roots.

  • THE PEARL TABLE | $5000
  • TABLE FOR 10 | 2 TICKETS TO FRANKLIN BBQ & WINEMAKER LUNCHEON
  • Sitting ringside, you and your guests will indulge in an expert wine presentation by a professional sommelier, dedicated exclusively to your table. Your hand picked wine list includes a bottle of vintage champagne, followed by sommelier selected wines paired to each course. PURCHASE TICKETS
  • GOLD TABLE | $3500
  • TABLE FOR 10 | 2 TICKETS TO WINEMAKER LUNCHEON
  • You and your guests will indulge in an expert wine presentation by a professional sommelier, dedicated exclusively to your table. Your hand picked wine list includes a bottle of vintage champagne, followed by sommelier selected wines paired to each course. PURCHASE TICKETS
  • SILVER TABLE $2500 | TABLE FOR 10
  • INDIVIDUAL TICKET $275
  • All guests will enjoy selections from Caymus Vineyards, as well as access to an impressive menu of wines for your table. PURCHASE TICKETS

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