2015 Live Auction Lots

LOT# 400 CALIFORNIA CABS

1993 Abreu Cabernet Sauvignon Madrona Ranch, RP 95
1996 Dalla Valle Cabernet Sauvignon, RP 93
1996 La Jota Howell Mountain Cabernet Sauvignon, RP 96
1999 Corison Napa Cabernet Sauvignon
2000 Lokoya Cabernet Sauvignon Howell Mountain
2001 Bryant Family Cabernet Sauvignon, RP 91
2001 Corison Napa Cabernet Sauvignon
2001 Philip Togni Cabernet Sauvignon
2002 Bond Vecina, RP 98
2002 Château Montelena Montelena Estate Cabernet Sauvignon (2), RP 96
2002 Pride Mountain Vineyards Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon, WS 93
2003 Corison Napa Cabernet Sauvignon
2003 Merus Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon, RP 95
2003 Robert Foley Claret, RP 96
2004 Stag’s Leap Cask 23 Cabernet Sauvignon (2)

Value: $2,935
Generously contributed by:
Ralph Emerson
Fred and Wendy Salter
Brian Pollack

 

LOT#401 BIG BOYS
Double Magnum 2011 O’Shaughnessy Howell Mountain Cabernet Sauvignon
Double Magnum 2012 Herb Lamb Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon
Magnum 2006 Au Bon Climat Knox Alexander Pinot Noir
Magnum 2007 Seven Stones Cabernet Sauvignon, RP 96
Magnum 2010 Pott Her Majesty’s Secret Service Cabernet Sauvignon, WS 92
Magnum 2011 Pott Actaeon Quixote Cabernet Sauvignon, RP 92
Magnum 2011 Pott The Arsenal Greer Cabernet Sauvignon, WS 92
Magnum 2012 Herb Lamb Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon
Magnum 2012 Lewelling Wight Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon

Value: $3,600
Generously contributed by:
David Wight
Fred and Wendy Salter
Mike Kerr
Herb Lamb Vineyards
O’Shaughnessy Winery

 

LOT# 402 WINE AND DINE AT MASTRO’S STEAKHOUSE
Dinner and wine pairing for eight people at Mastro’s Steakhouse Costa Mesa. Subject to availability. Not valid on holidays or in the month of December. Expires March 7, 2016.

Value: $2,400
Generously contributed by:
Mastro’s Steakhouse Costa Mesa

 

LOT# 403 HOCKEY HEAVEN
Enjoy a little taste of hockey heaven as you and 13 friends enjoy the suite life in Suite 206B at the Wednesday, April 1, 2015 7:00 p.m. Anaheim Ducks game against the Edmonton Oilers. Includes one reserved parking spot, two preferred parking passes, and two passes to the Grand Terrace. And don’t worry about driving, we have got that covered with use of the Tangram JetCoach and driver for up to six hours in the Los Angeles and Orange County areas for a maximum of seven passengers. JetCoach includes two plasma TVs with DVD/CD player and a bottle of chardonnay and merlot. Attendees must all be picked up and dropped off at the same location. Subject to availability.

Value: $4,000
Generously contributed by:
Tangram Interiors
Microsemi

 

LOT# 404 DOMAINE LEROY X2
2002 Domaine Leroy Clos Vougeot, RP 96
2003 Domaine Leroy Richebourg, RP 96

Value: $4,518
Generously contributed by:
Rosebay Management Group

 

LOT# 405 DRC
2001 Domaine de la Romanee-Conti Montrachet
2003 Domaine de la Romanee-Conti Richebourg, RP 97

Value: $6,147
Generously contributed by:
Rosebay Management Group

 

LOT# 406 SANTA BARBARA WINE WEEKEND
Indulge yourself with a spectacular weekend in the Santa Barbara wine region. During your Central Coast tour, you’ll have the weekend use of a Land Rover as you wind your way through the back roads of Santa Ynez Valley and Santa Barbara County. Your excursion includes a two-night stay at the exquisite, oceanfront Bacara Resort & Spa nestled on the bluff and beaches of the Gaviota coast. This exclusive beach resort offers relaxed luxury and stunning natural beauty, ensuring an unforgettable getaway. The property features award-winning accommodations, fine dining in four restaurants and lounges, world-class golf, and their legendary 42,000 square-foot spa and wellness center (Not valid June 1 through September 1).

You’ll begin your wine tour with a private tasting experience at the JONATA Ranch – a 600 acre winery north of Santa Barbara in the rolling hills of Buellton. You’ll take home a Magnum of their 2006 El Desafio de JONATA Cabernet Sauvignon, RP 95. Next, visit the Jaffurs Wine Cellars in Santa Barbara where you’ll have a tour and tasting at their exclusive cellar, which produces small lots of focused wines demonstrating the subtle nuances of winemaking techniques and blending and take home a bottle of their 2012 Syrah to commemorate the occasion. During your weekend, you’ll also enjoy a VIP tour and tasting at Dragonette Cellars in Los Olivos, featuring wines made from grapes sourced from a dozen local vineyards in the county. While you’re in the vicinity, you’ll stop by the Firestone Vineyards & Winery and be treated to a private tour and tasting. As the first estate winery established in Santa Barbara County, the property will dazzle you with their comprehensive visitor experience, providing breathtaking views from the picture windows in their tasting room. Nestled under California pepper trees overlooking the Alamo Pintado vineyards, your next stop is Lincourt Vineyards to relax in the gentle hills surrounding Solvang. Enjoy a boxed lunch on their grounds and partake in a tasting of wines hand-crafted from start to finish. Your tour concludes with a private tasting at the Foley Estates Vineyard and Winery in Santa Rita Hills. This flagship property in the South Central Coast is a premiere Pinot Noir and Chardonnay house, highly regarded by leading wine critics and sommeliers.

Value: $5,150
Generously contributed by:
JONATA Winery
Dragonette Cellars
Anonymous
Bridget Ford
Foley Family Wines
Jaffurs Wine Cellars
Aston Martin Newport Beach

 

LOT# 407 100 POINT HUNDRED ACRE
2007 Hundred Acre Cabernet Sauvignon Kayli Morgan (12), RP 100

Value: $7,200
Generously contributed by:
Mike Kerr

 

LOT# 408 A TASTEFUL EXPERIENCE OF ANTINORI’S SPLENDID TUSCANY
Indulge your senses in the heart of Chianti Classico with the hospitality of Italy’s most famous winemaking family — the Antinori Family. For 26 generations, the family has been devoted to excellence and are best known for their revolutionary wine Tignanello. Begin with a private tour of the state-of-the-art Marchesi Antinori Chianti Classico Cellar in Bargino, where wine tasting and luncheon awaits at Rinuccio 1180. Stay at the private family estate of Villa Tignanello surrounded by woods and olive groves overlooking the vineyards and Apuan Alps, and enjoy dinner at the famous Michelin-starred Osteria di Passignano. Tour the Tignanello vineyards and visit the Badia a Passignano Estate, an ancient monastery run by the Vallombrosian monks. Drive through the countryside to the medieval city of Siena for a luxurious overnight stay. Continue on to the coastal city of Bolgheri where you’ll tour the Guado al Tasso Estate and enjoy wine tasting and lunch with an Antinori family member. Your tour ends with two nights at Tombolo Talasso Resort and Spa where you’ll explore the majestic grotto of caves, thermal pools and lagoons, vast wine trails, and relax under the Tuscan sun on a private beach overlooking Elba, Capraia, Corsica and Sardinia.
Double Magnum 2009 Marchese Antinori Chianti Classico DOCG Riserva

Value: $25,175
Generously contributed by:
Antinori

 

LOT# 409 GOURMET WINE AND DINE AT BATESBY FARM
Come experience a five-course dinner for ten at Batesby Farm, the home of Joann Leatherby and Dr. Greg Bates, in beautiful rural Modjeska Canyon. Dinner will be prepared by Chef Starr Cornwall, master fromagier and chef extraordinaire. Each course will be paired with fine wines provided by wine collector Dan Vogt, owner of VintageWineNow.com, creating the perfect marriage of food and wine. Wines will include perfectly stored, collectable wines from four decades, sourced from around the world.

Value: $5,000
Generously contributed by:
Joann Leatherby and Greg Bates
Dan and Diane Vogt, VintageWineNow.com

 

LOT# 410 HUNDRED ACRE
2006 Hundred Acre Cabernet Sauvignon Kayli Morgan (6), RP 99
2007 Hundred Acre Cabernet Sauvignon The Ark Vineyard(6), RP 100

Value: $6,000
Generously contributed by:
Mike Kerr

 

LOT# 411 007 MAGNUMS
Magnum 2007 Bond Estates Melbury, RP 97
Magnum 2007 Bond Estates Pluribus, RP 98
Magnum 2007 Bond Estates Quella, RP 97
Magnum 2007 Bond Estates St. Eden, RP 99
Magnum 2007 Bond Estates Vecina, RP 100

Value: $5,000
Generously contributed by:
Rosebay Management Group

LOT# 412 JET TO NAPA
Jet out of Orange County from John Wayne Airport to Napa on a Hawker 400 XP private jet charter for three couples, courtesy of Regency Air. While you’re in the Northern California wine region, you’ll enjoy a two-night stay at The Meritage Resort & Spa. Just like the wine that inspired its name, The Meritage Resort & Spa is the perfect blend of wine tasting, dining, spa, beautiful event spaces, romance, and indulgence – all in one California Wine Country hotel. Unwind among the sun-drenched vineyards of the award-winning resort, offering world-class luxury in the heart of Napa Valley. Your deluxe tour of the region includes a tasting for six people at Herb Lamb Vineyards, situated in the quaint town of St. Helena.

During your visit there, you’ll hear about winemaking from those who have first-hand knowledge. Your next stop is for a tour and tasting at Alpha Omega Winery in the heart of Napa Valley on the Rutherford Bench. This boutique winery began its journey in 2006 and is recognized as one of the great estates. With its rustic, farm-style property, you’ll find Alpha Omega is as captivating as its wine. In your tour package you’ll also receive a certificate for a tour and tasting at Pine Ridge Vineyard in Napa. Pine Ridge was established in 1978 and producesclassically-proportioned,expressive wines that embody the history and distinct region of Napa.

You’ll also receive a tour and tasting for six – with an optional vineyard walk available – at the Ovid Winery in Napa Valley (this offer expires December 2015). Their property is located in St. Helena and is named after the ancient Roman poet. The winery values sustainable methods in farming and winemaking with the goal to create a wine estate that will endure and flourish. No other blackout dates. Based upon availability.

Value: $23,300
Generously contributed by:
Regency Air
Alpha Omega Winery
Ovid Napa Valley
Anonymous
Bridget Ford
Crimson Wine Group
Herb Lamb Vineyards

LOT# 413 LOS ANGELES LAKERS
Indulge in an extravagant luxury trip to see the Los Angeles Lakers! Hop in your own exclusive Aston Martin and motor up to the big city. Happily get stuck in traffic as you’ll be the envy of every James Bond enthusiast who covetously watches you drive to your destination. You can afford to take your time, as you’ll get the use of your Aston Martin for 72 hours – so enjoy the slow lane for once! You’ll arrive at Staples Center to experience the Lakers in VIP style. Your seats are in the exclusive lower level in Section 119, Row 4, behind the Lakers’ bench!Experience professional basketball as you’ve never seen it before with two impossible-to-get-your- hands-on VIP seats! Offer is for the Wednesday, April 1, 2015 game, at 7:30 p.m., against the New Orleans Pelicans. Don’t worry about the drive home you will also receive a one-night stay in a Tower Suite and overnight valet parking at the Westin Bonaventure Hotel & Suites.

Value: $4,320
Generously contributed by:
US Bank
The Westin Bonaventure
Aston Martin Newport Beach

LOT# 414 A CASE FROM JNH
1989 Château Pichon-Longeville Comtesse de Lalande (12), RP 93

Value: $2,760
Generously contributed by:
Annica and James Newton Howard

LOT# 415 CHARDONNAY
2006 Marcassin Marcassin Vineyard Chardonnay, RP 96
2009 Aubert Chardonnay Ritchie Vineyard, WS 96
2009 Aubert Larry Hyde and Sons Chardonnay, RP 95
2009 Kistler Kistler Vineyard Chardonnay, RP 97
2009 Peter Michael Chardonnay Belle Côte (2), RP 92
2009 Peter Michael Chardonnay Ma Belle-Fille, RP 93
2009 Peter Michael Chardonnay Mon Plaisir, RP 93
2010 Aubert Chardonnay Lauren Vineyard, RP 96
2010 Aubert Chardonnay Reuling Vineyard, RP 95
2010 Aubert Chardonnay Ritchie Vineyard, RP 94
2010 Aubert Chardonnay Sonoma Coast, RP 94
2010 Aubert Larry Hyde and Sons Chardonnay, WS 93
2011 Aubert Chardonnay Carneros, WS 92
2011 Aubert Chardonnay Eastside Vineyard, WS 95
2011 Aubert Chardonnay Lauren Vineyard, RP 95
2011 Aubert Chardonnay Ritchie Vineyard, RP 96
2011 Aubert Chardonnay UV-SL Vineyard, RP 95

Value: $2,620
Generously contributed by:
Fred and Wendy Salter
Mike Kerr

LOT# 416 OREGON WINE COUNTRY
Immerse yourself in Oregon’s stunning wine country! You’ll experience the breathtaking views of the surrounding vineyards during your two-night stay for up to four people in an Archery Summit guesthouse on Renegade Ridge. While you’re there, you and your guests will enjoy a complimentary Archery Summit Winery tasting. Next, you’ll enjoy a three-night stay for two couples at Domaine Serene’s Winery Hill House, a private hideaway in the hills of Willamette Valley. This ideal sanctuary is a beautifully- appointed “home away from home,” where you’ll enjoy picturesque scenery of unique and unspoiled landscapes in grand style. Your package includes a VIP tour and tasting at their landmark, five-level Gravity Flow Winery. The property boasts more than 85 wines rated 90 points or higher, and you’ll take with you two bottles of Domaine Serene wine. You’ll also visit Elk Cove Vineyards in Gaston (expires December 31, 2015; reservations required; not valid holiday weekends or special events); and you’ll stop at Beaux Frères Vineyard and Winery in Newberg for a VIP tour and tasting (valid through 2016). Based upon availability.

2012 Archery Summit Arcus Vineyard Pinot Noir
2012 Archery Summit Premier Cuvee Pinot Noir
2012 Archery Summit Red Hills Vineyard Pinot Noir
2012 Archery Summit, Vireton Pinot Gris
Magnum 2009 Elk Cove Roosevelt Pinot Noir, RP 90

Value: $4,954
Generously contributed by:
Elk Cove Vineyards
Beaux Frères Vineyard & Winery
Clarence and Janice Turner
Domaine Serene
Crimson Wine Group