2018 Live Auction Lots

#1 Red Red Wines

1994 Pride Mountain Vineyards Reserve Claret, RP 95
1997 La Jota Vineyards Howell Mountain 16th Anniversary Release Cabernet Sauvignon, WS 91
1998 Lokoya Diamond Mountain Cabernet Sauvignon, RP 95
2001 Dalla Valle Cabernet Sauvignon, WS 91
2010 Cayuse God Only Knows Armada Vineyard Grenache, WS 91
2011 Fairchild Estate Stones No. 1 (2)
2011 Marcassin Pinot Noir (2), WS 91
2013 Progeny Mt. Veeder Cabernet Sauvignon
2014 Opus One
2014 Piazza Del Dotto Oakville Estate Cabernet Sauvignon (3)
2015 Piazza Del Dotto Oakville Estate Cabernet Sauvignon (3)
2015 Quilceda Creek Columbia Valley Cabernet Sauvignon
2015 Quilceda Creek Galitzine Vineyard Red Mountain Cabernet Sauvignon
2015 Quilceda Creek Palengat Proprietary Red Wine

Value: $4,067

Generously contributed by:
Del Dotto Family Winery
Fred & Wendy Salter
Joel Sheiner
Progeny Winery
Quilceda Creek
Xiaowu Liang

#2 Great Bordeaux

1989 Chateau Beychevelle
1989 Cos d’Estournel, RP 95 1989 Chateau Palmer, RP 96
1989 Chateau Pichon Longueville Comtesse de Lalande
1995 Calon Segur, RP 95
1995 Cos d’Estournel, RP 95
2000 Ducru Beacuaillou, RP 96
2000 Grand Puy Lacoste, RP 95
2000 Rauzan-Segla, RP 95
2008 Cos d’Estournel (2), RP 92+
2009 Chateau Palmer (2), RP 95
2009 Cos d’Estournel, RP 100
2009 Le Bon Pasteur, WE 93
2009 Leoville Las Cases (2), RP 98+
2009 Leoville Poyferre (2), RP 100

Value: $4,758

Generously contributed by:
David Hirsch
Gary & Mary Lisenbee
Mike Kerr
Mike Nilsson & Dr. Eugenia Esgalhado

#3 Caviar Dreams

You and three friends will have the opportunity to visit the world-renowned Tsar Nicoulai Farm, a boutique caviar house, located in our state’s capital. During your visit you will enjoy a tour of the expansive farm, an opportunity to interact with the sturgeon, and most importantly a delectable feast from the pioneers of sustainable farm-to-table caviar and hand-crafted indulgence. Advance reservations required. Expires 6/19.

Value: $5,000

Generously contributed by:
Tsar Nicoulai Caviar

#4 Williams Selyem Sonoma VIP Dream

A couple will enjoy a three-night stay at the Fairmont Sonoma Mission. The stay includes a private tour, tasting and picnic lunch at the exclusive Williams Selyem Winery, which is not available or open to the public. You’ll receive a behind-the-scenes look at the winery that has set a new standard for Pinot Noir winemaking in the US. You will also have an immediate spot on their restricted list. You’ll enjoy a VIP six-course dinner with wine pairings at Valette Restaurant, and an 8-hour chauffeured executive sedan during your stay, which will drive you to Healdsburg where the winery and restaurant are located. This package includes coach airfare from any metropolitan airport to San Francisco or Oakland. Reservations are required and are based on availability. Must be booked at least 60 days in advance. Expires 6/19.

Value: $6,624

#5 Abreu

2008 Abreu Capella, RP 97
2008 Abreu Howell Mountain, RP 96+
2009 Abreu Capella, RP 96
2009 Abreu Howell Mountain, RP 98
2009 Abreu Madrona Ranch, RP 97
2010 Abreu Capella, RP 98
2010 Abreu Madrona Ranch, RP 98
2011 Abreu Thorevilos, RP 94-96
2012 Abreu Las Posadas, RP 99
2012 Abreu Madrona Ranch, RP 100

Value: $4,251

Generously contributed by:
Mike Kerr

#6 Scream for Screaming Eagle

2001 Screaming Eagle, RP 99

Value: $4,080

Generously contributed by:
Fred & Wendy Salter

#7 Vega Sicilia Wine Dinner

The lucky winner will have the chance to host an in-home wine-paired dinner experience for 10 guests featuring incredible wines produced by Vega Sicilia. Mike Miller, the US Importer of Vega Sicilia will join the dinner to provide color commentary and pour these delicious wines. Local favorite, Chef Rick Boxeth, will create a culinary masterpiece to accompany the delicious Spanish wine. Advance reservations required on a mutually agreed upon date. Expires 6/19.

Value: $5,000

Generously contributed by:
Chef Rick Boxeth
Golden State Wine Co.|Vega Sicilia
Mike Miller
Nemie & Brian Pollack

#8 Spanish Holiday

Three lucky couples will join an expert travel guide, Mike Miller in an unforgettable trip through Spain’s best wine locales. Taking off from Madrid, a luxury van will take guests to Rioja for a lunch and tasting at La Rioja Alta, a tasting at Lopez de Heredia, dinner at Michelin starred restaurant, Marcques de Riscal, and a two-night stay in the mansion at La Rioja Alta. Guests will then be driven to Ribero del Duero for a lunch, tour, and tasting at Vega Sicilia. This destination features a one-night stay at the five-star Abadia Retuerta. Reservations in advance, based on availability, subject to mutual agreement upon date; highly recommended for September or October; airfare not included; must be completed by 5/19.

Value: $15,000

Generously contributed by:
Golden State Wine Co.|Vega Sicilia
Mike Miller

#9 SeaDream Caribbean Cruise

Welcome aboard! You and a special someone have the opportunity to explore the best of the Caribbean on a seven-day voyage guaranteed to make you feel relaxed and pampered. Sail away on one of SeaDream’s intimate boutique ships complete with luxurious ocean-front staterooms. Among only 122 guests on board, you will receive award-winning service and cuisine from the dedicated crew of 95. With a small ship size, you’ll have access to some of the more intimate, less-traveled ports whether it’s the gorgeous South Friar’s Bay, an intimate port in St. Kitts, or the equally popular Low Bay, Barbuda. You’ll never find a more fulfilling journey on the seas. Set sail between 11/18 and 4/19, must sail by 4/30/19. Applicable government, port, handling and service fees, transportation to and from the yacht, optional travel insurance and expenses incurred during the course of sailing including but not limited to Yachting Land Adventure, spa and purchases from the yacht’s boutique apply.

Value: $17,800

#10 Penfolds Grange

2012 Penfolds Grange (6), WS 97

Value: $3,744

Generously contributed by:
Nemie & Brian Pollack

#11 California Cult Classics

1998 Bryant Family Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon, RP 93
2004 Araujo Eisele Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon, WS 95
2005 Bryant Family Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon, RP 90-92
2006 Bryant Family Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon, RP 94+
2011 Harlan The Maiden Napa Valley Red Wine (3)
2011 Sine Qua Non Dark Blossom Grenache, RP 97
2011 Sine Qua Non Dark Blossom Syrah, RP 99
2013 Bond Matriarch (3), RP 95

Value: $3,829

Generously contributed by:
Anthony Pierotti
Fred & Wendy Salter
Joel Sheiner
Robert Currie
Ron Hoefer
Trish O’Donnell

#12 Private Jet to Napa

Arrive in style! Three couples will enjoy a private jet charter, courtesy of Regency Air, from John Wayne Airport to Napa, California on their beautiful Hawker 400XP. Relax with a two-night stay at the Meritage Resort and Spa and experience tours and tastings at David Arthur Vineyards, William Cole, Herb Lamb Vineyards, Pont Neuf, Del Dotto Family Winery, and Progeny Winery. All-inclusive experiences require reservations in advance and are based on availability; all expire 6/19.

Value: $25,275

Generously contributed by:
David Arthur Vineyards
Del Dotto Family Winery
Herb Lamb Vineyards
Pont Neuf
Progeny Winery
Regency Air
William Cole Vineyards

#13 Exclusive Shady Canyon Wine Tasting

Four couples have the opportunity to join Judy and Wes Whitmore for an incredible, once-in-a-lifetime experience made for wine lovers. Hosted in their gorgeous Shady Canyon backyard complete with vineyard, this food and wine pairing event is not to be missed. The tasting will include 2000 Chateau Lafite Rothchild (RP 96), 2000 Chateau Latour (RP 99), 2013 Harlan Estate (RP 100), 2013 Abreu, 2001 Chateau d’Yquem (RP 100), 2009 Bryant Family Vineyards (RP 96), 2010 Araujo, 2011 Marcassin Chardonnay (RP 97) 2013 Kistler Cuvée Cathleen Chardonnay (RP 97), and 2005 Chateau de Fargues (RP 95). Each tasting will be expertly paired with hors d’oeuvres presented by Chef Azmin, owner of the award-winning restaurant Sapphire Laguna. Each tasting will include color commentary from an expert sommelier.

Value: $9,770

Generously contributed by:
Judy & Wes Whitmore

#14 Good White Wine

2002 J. Rochioli River Block Chardonnay
2002 J. Rochioli South River Vineyard Chardonnay
2011 Marcassin Chardonnay (2), RP 97
2012 Marcassin Marcassin Estate Chardonnay, RP 100
2013 Kistler Durell Vineyard Chardonnay (2), WS 93
2013 Kistler Dutton Ranch Chardonnay (2), WS 91
2013 Kistler Hudson Vineyard Chardonnay (2), WS 94
2015 Aubert UV-SL Chardonnay, RP 100
2015 Peter Michael Ma Belle Fille Chardonnay (2), RP 98+
2015 Peter Michael Mon Plasir Chardonnay, RP 96
2015 Ygrec White Bordeaux (6)
2016 Aubert CIX Chardonnay, RP 98-100

Value: $3,596

Generously contributed by:
Joel Sheiner
Mike Kerr
Nemie & Brian Pollack
Steven & Robin Kalota

#15 Saxum and Linne Calodo

2007 Saxum Broken Stones, RP 96
2008 Saxum James Berry Bone Rock, RP 96
2011 Saxum James Berry Vineyard, RP 96
2012 Saxum James Berry, RP 97+
2013 Linne Calodo Nemesis (2), RP 93
2013 Linne Calodo Overthinker (2)
2013 Linne Calodo Rising Tides (2), WS 90
2013 Saxum Booker, RP 98
2013 Saxum Broken Stones, RP 96
2013 Saxum Heartstone, RP 95
2013 Saxum James Berry, RP 97
2014 Saxum Booker, RP 97
2014 Saxum Broken Stones, RP 95
2014 Saxum Heartstone, RP 97
2014 Saxum James Berry, RP 98
2014 Saxum Paderewski, RP 94
2015 Saxum G2, RP 96
2015 Saxum James Berry, RP 97-99

Value: $2,795

Generously contributed by:
Fred & Wendy Salter
Mike Kerr
Steven & Robin Kalota

#16 The Suite Life

Game on! You and thirteen guests will watch an Anaheim Ducks’ game of your choice (subject to availability) in an incredible Ducks Suite decked with heavy appetizers, drinks, and dessert. This special experience even comes with four parking passes. What else? Twelve tickets to see the Angels play the Dodgers on 7/8/18. Again, this suite comes with heavy appetizers, drinks, dessert, and three parking passes.

Value: $8,000

Generously contributed by:

#17 Adventure Meets Luxury in Park City

Enjoy five nights at this multimillion dollar luxury townhome in Park City, Utah. The home backs onto the Park City ski resort, the largest ski area in the US. Located in the Silver Star development, the nearly-4,000 square foot unit has four bedrooms, four full baths and two half baths. With a large living room as well as a separate media/game room, the unit can comfortably sleep up to 12 people. The fully-equipped kitchen with Viking appliances, large dining area, laundry room, heated two car garage, and whole house a/v system provides a stress-free, luxury environment. Walk a few yards to a locker room with your private ski locker, and then take a short funicular ride directly to a ski run. After a day on the slopes, ski down to your unit and enjoy the townhome’s private hot tub. In summer, golf at the Park City Municipal Course across the street, or mountain bike on the many trails that originate at the Silver Star development. During ski season, the free Silver Star shuttle is available to take you to the Deer Valley Ski Resort, the Park City resort base village, or Park City’s historic Main Street area. Dates based on availability at an agreed upon date. Must use before 6/19.

Value: $10,000

Generously contributed by:
Sharon & Seth Johnson

#18 Iconic French Wine

2008 Chateau La Mission Haut-Brion (4), RP 95
2011 DRC Romanée-St-Vivant Marey-Monge Grand Cru, AG 96

Value: $3,207

Generously contributed by:
Gary & Mary Lisenbee
Xiaowu Liang

#19 Living Large

1.5L 2005 Costers del Siurana Usatges
1.5L 2006 Corison Kronos Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon
1.5L 2006 J Vintage Brut
3L 2007 Brunello Di Montalcino Capanna, RP 93
1.5L 2008 Aubert Reuling Vineyard Pinot Noir, WS 93
1.5L 2009 Aubert Reuling Vineyard Pinot Noir, RP 95
1.5L 2011 Vine Hill Ranch VHR Cabernet Sauvignon, WS 87
1.5L 2011 William Cole Vineyards Cuvée Claire Cabernet Sauvignon
1.5L 2013 Saxum Broken Stones, RP 96
1.5L 2015 Caymus Napa Cabernet Sauvignon
1.5L 2015 David Arthur Vineyards Elevation 1147 Cabernet Sauvignon in Wooden Box

Value: $3,500

Generously contributed by:
Cindy & Bill Shopoff
David Arthur Vineyards
David Lieberman
Joel Sheiner
John Jordano
Rolf’s Wine and Spirits
Saxum Vineyards
William Cole Vineyards