Thanks to you, the 6th Annual Celebrity Chefs & Wine Tasting raised more than $340,000 for child abuse prevention.
October 22, 2015, 6-9 p.m.
1828 Oak Street, Los Angeles, CA 90015
On October 22nd 2015, at the historic Casa Vertigo in Downtown Los Angeles, some of the top chefs in the country will serve an array of tapas-style creations to please the palate while a stellar selection of wines are poured from around the world. This year will also feature exciting live and silent auction items, Magnum Lounge and more.
The expected crowd of 500 guests will include corporate and civic leaders and affluent philanthropic food and wine enthusiasts from Northern and Southern California. They all share a passion for preventing child abuse and uplifting vulnerable families and communities. Over the years, the event has raised nearly $1.5 million for Children’s Bureau.
(Olive & Thyme)
(FIG Santa Monica)
(The Strand House)
(The Strand House)
(WP24 Restaurant and Lounge)
( République )
Antinori Estate, Tignanello, Tuscany
Erath, Prince Hill Pinot Noir, Oregon
Ladera, Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa Valley
Trivento, Amado Sur Malbec Blend, Mendoza
Ruffino, II Ducale, Toscano
Louis Martini, Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa Valley Lot No. 1
J Lohr, Cabernet Sauvignon, Paso Robles Hilltop Vineyard
Jacob’s Creek, Shiraz, Barossa Valley Centenary Hill
Rodney Strong, Alexander Valley Single Vineyard Collection
Rodney Strong, Alexander Valley Brothers Ridge
Trapiche, Malbec, Mendoza Fausto Vina Orellana de Escobar
Stags’ Leap Winery, Petite Sirah, Napa Valley
Trinchero, Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa Valley
Atlas Peak Haystack Vineyard
Taken, Red, Napa Valley
Cherry Pie, Pinot Noir, Napa Valley Stanly Ranch
Jolie-Pitt & Perrin, Côtes de Provence Rosé, Miraval
Regali, Acqui Rosa Regale
Banfi, Pinot Grigio, Toscana San Angelo
Nobilo, Sauvignon Blanc, Marlborough Icon
Catena, Chardonnay Mendoza Alta
Ste. Michelle Wine Estates, Antinori Tignanello, Tuscany
Ramey Wine Cellars, Chardonnay, Russian Valley
Guarachi, Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa Valley
Venteux Vineyards, “Fleur Blanc” Viognier Blend, Paso Robles
Venteux Vineyards, Grenache, Paso Robles
Venteux Vineyards, “Tache Le Verre” Syrah, Santa Barbara County
This year, we are excited to offer a unique experience with The Sommelier Magnum Lounge. A number of rare wines from around the world will be poured from 1.5 Liter formats, allowing for more guests to taste greatness.
This special event will be hosted by a variety of Master and Advanced Sommeliers from the Court of Master Sommeliers. Throughout the evening, these passionate and dedicated wine professionals will answer questions and enlighten guests on not only the wines being presented, but all things wine. A special selection of gourmet hors d’oeuvres prepared by Chef David Slatkin will be served. This is an exclusive opportunity, and, for anyone truly interested in fine wine, attendance is a MUST!
Emcee & Auctioneer
We’re excited to have the always entertaining Fritz Coleman emcee the evening and much-anticipated live auction.
Featured items include: Disney Hall tickets, Dinner for two at Spago, Tour and tasting for 4 at Chappellet Vineyards, 2 tickets to KROQ’s Acoustic Christmas, Dinner for ten at The Strand House, Palm Springs Weekend Getaway, Trip to Cabo San Lucas
The Habit Burger Truck (2)
Masters Golf Tournament tickets, Robert Procop Jewelry (2)
5 bottle Horizontal of 2010 Bond (Melbury, Pluribus, Quella, St. Eden, Vecina)
GRAND CRU SPONSORS:
PIÈCE de RÉSISTANCE SPONSORS:
Liza-Mae and Mark Carlin
PREMIER CRU SPONSORS:
MICHELIN STAR SPONSORS:
Individual Ticket: $250
Magnum Lounge: $500 per person (includes $250 individual ticket)
Online registration is now closed. Tickets may be purchased at the venue.
For More Information
Kelli Wirth, Special Events Manager firstname.lastname@example.org or 213.342.0149