May 10, 2017
West Hollywood, Calif. (February 21, 2017) – La Brea Bakery Cafe, Republique, and wineLA join together to host Elevating Zin on May 10, 2017. With fifteen notable wineries set to participate in the festivities, La Brea Bakery Cafe (VIP -7pm and Gold consumer tasting- 6pm) and Republique (Trade tasting sessions- 1:30pm), expect to welcome hundreds of wine enthusiasts to meet the makers and celebrate the "Crème de la crème" of the Zinfandel community!
Among the elite list of wineries showcasing their most popular pours are Bedrock Wine Co., Bella Vineyards, Brown Estate Vineyards, Carol Shelton Wines, Gamba Vineyards and Winery, Hendry Winery, J Dusi Wines, Mauritson Wines, Ottimino, Peter Franus Wine Company, Quivira Vineyards, Robert Biale Vineyards, Seghesio Family Vineyards, St. Francis Winery & Vineyards , Turley Wine Cellars, and lastly Ian Blackburn’s own Beekeeper Cellars. In addition to the wineries confirmed to attend Elevating Zin, tickets will include not only a wide variety of wines to taste but a large assortment of beautiful appetizers provided by the venues.
The VIP event will begin at 6 p.m. with an hour featuring special appetizers and older vintage wines ($125 advanced and $150 at the door) and will continue at 7 p.m. for regular admission ($69-79 advanced and $95 at the door). This event includes a chance to meet with all the producers while enjoying heavy appetizers, unlimited wine tasting, and a wonderful audience. Come alone or come with your tasting group. wineLA welcomes wine fans of all experience levels.
A silent auction, containing lots of collectible and large format wines will benefit the TJ Martell Foundation. The T.J. Martell Foundation is the music industry's largest foundation that funds innovative medical research focused on finding cures for leukemia, cancer, and AIDS. The Foundation sources and supports early-stage research projects aimed at developing more effective clinical treatments for patients which otherwise might not be funded. Learn more at tjmartell.org.
For more information about Elevating Zin or to purchase tickets - visit www.winela.com/elevating-zinfandel
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