February 22, 2014 6:00–10:00 The Casino, 195 East Delaware Place, #1
The Auxiliary Board hosted its annual exclusive wine-tasting event, featuring a variety of premier wines, including Terlato Wines, Deutsch Family Wines, Island Club Brands, Wines of Brasil, and Cooper Hawk Winery. 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 Buehlers Vineyard as well as a live auction. The entire evening was supplemented with a complimentary Speakeasy Vodka Lounge provided by Double Cross Vodka and ended with more beverages, dessert, and dancing.
Event Chairs Phoebe DePree Lauren Grundhofer Peterson Frank Ponterio
Host Committee Nina Owen and Michael Belsley Rachel Bishop and Benjamin Boer Marcy and Drew Carrington Francesca and Liam Connell Jessica and Marc Muinzer Bonnie Goldsborough Stanfield and Joe Stanfield Patrick and Meredith Wood-Prince/Prince Charitable Trusts
Vineyard Sponsors Wintrust Winston & Strawn LLP
Cellar Sponsors Jerry A. and Kathleen Grundhofer Family Foundation Jim and Judith Reid-Anderson Walgreens
Barrel Sponsors Holly Hunt Diana and David Moore
Raffle Sponsor Mr. and Mrs. John H. Bryan
Wine and Spirits Sponsors Lisa Dollar Buehler Cooper’s Hawk Winery Domaine Wine Storage Double Cross Vodka Walgreens
Desserts provided by Sprinkles
Exclusive Media Sponsor Splash
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