February 25, 2012 6:00–10:00 p.m. The Casino, 195 East Delaware Place, #1
The Auxiliary Board hosted its annual exclusive wine-tasting event, featuring a variety of premier wines, including Dom Ruinart, Newton's the Puzzle, and Chateau Coutet from Bordeaux. All attendees enjoyed a refined wine tasting of more than 20 wines paired with gourmet food while they perused the wonderful array of exciting silent auction items. After the wine tasting and hors d'oeuvres, there was a seated dinner featuring the wines of Newton Vineyards as well as a live auction. The evening ended with more beverages, dessert, and dancing.
Event Chairs Jordan Diab Peter Goldman Mary Jeanne Kneen Diana Peterson Makowski
Host Committee Bruce Braun and Diane Saltoun Kimberly and Randy Burt Paul Dykstra and Spark Cremin Lisa Giles and Bob Hollar John and Wentworth McGovern Nina Owen and Michael Belsley Paulita Pike and Zulfiqar Bokhari John and Amanda Rutledge Jason and Edwina Smith Patrick and Meredith Wood-Prince/Prince Charitable Trusts Carolyn and Chris Ziebarth
Headline Sponsor UBS
Cellar Sponsors Circa Beecken Petty O'Keefe & Company
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