Guests, Winemakers, Chefs, Volunteers, Media…and puppies…
The historic 2019 season for Experience Rosé is concluded and we are so grateful for everyone’s interest and participation.
Watch this space for news and dates of our 2020 Competition and other events and activities.
The VIP Preview/Media Day was held the day after the Competition to hear Competition Director Debra Del Fiorentino announce the results, hear details of the June event, taste some of the gold-and-above winners, paired with charcuterie by chef Marc-Henri Jean-Baptiste.
The June event began with The VIP Experience: Rosé Without Cliché. Idlewild Wines’ Thomas DeBiase led a panel presentation of iconic winemakers and chef Marc-Henri. Pouring was Jeff Runquist (Jeff Runquist Wines), Rick Moshin (Moshin Vineyards) and Rick Davis (Calstar Cellars).
The Grand Curated Pairing brought 26 gold-and-above wineries pairing with gourmet bites provided by Melissa Yanc (Quail & Condor), Brian Back (Way Station, Fairfax), Itamar Abramovitch (Blossom Catering, Napa) and Chef Marc-Henri Jean-Baptiste (Maison Porcella).
Any questions about the competition or up coming events? Let us know what you need, and we’ll get back to you within 48 hours.