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7th Annual Uncorked: A Case for Wine

February 27, 2016
6:00PM11:00PM
The Casino, 195 E. Delaware Place, #1
$400–$5,000

The Auxiliary Board hosted its annual exclusive wine-tasting event, featuring a variety of premier wines, including Brassfield Estate Winery, Clif Family Winery, Cooper Hawk Winery, Foley Family Wines, Rodinia Wines, Trefethen Family Vineyards, and exclusive wines provided by Plum Market. All attendees enjoyed a refined wine tasting of more than 20 wines paired with gourmet food while they perused an array of exciting silent-auction items. After the wine tasting and hors d'oeuvres, there was a seated dinner featuring the wines of Buehlers Vineyard as well as a live auction. The evening was supplemented with a complimentary Speakeasy Vodka Lounge provided by Double Cross Vodka and ended with more beverages, dessert, and dancing.

Event Chairs

Matt Curley
Adam Gerchen
Lauren Grundhofer
Peterson Bonnie
Goldsborough Stanfield

Host Committee
Shay Bahramirad
Jan-Peter and Jessica Breugelmans
Marcy and Drew Carrington
Francesca and Liam Connell
Peter and Jennifer Goldman
Mary Jeanne and John Kneen
Bridget and Robert Levy
Nina Owen and Michael Belsley
Michael Patterson
Lauren and Christopher Peterson
Bonnie and Joe Stanfield
Abby and Daisy Wood


Special Thanks to Our Sponsors

Vineyard Sponsors



Jerry A. and Kathleen Grundhofer Family Foundation
 and  

Cellar Sponsor




Wine and Spirits Sponsors



Lisa Dollar Buehler










Exclusive Media Sponsor



Official Airline of the Art Institute of Chicago



Sparkling Water Sponsors



Dessert Sponsor



Live Auction Sponsors





Francesca and Liam Connell


Madeline Triffon, Master Sommelier

Auxiliary Board Collaborators






Loewenberg Charitable Foundation

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