featuring screaming eagle

August 30, 2019 | 6:45 PM - 9:00 PM
Alexander’s Steakhouse in Pasadena

Alexander's Steakhouse
111 N. Los Robles Ave
Pasadena, CA 91101

CULT Wines Dinner featuring Screaming Eagle

Taste the rare, the collectible, the mailing list treasures - blind and pick your favorite. Some of the greatest wines ever made from some of the most exciting vintages. If you own these wines, this gives you a comparative tasting. A value worth over $14,000 of CULT wine. If you don’t own these wines, you can come see why Napa Valley is the single most exciting wine region in the world today.

This event includes a full blind tasting of all the wines in flights of three and then we reveal. The event includes a full multi-course dinner at one of LA's premier restaurants. Join us. Limited to 24 seats and more wines added at 24 guests. 24 guests = 24 wines, 20 guests = 20 wines. The 16 wines listed below will be there, our minimum number for this event. This is a value proposition. No wine knowledge is needed! Collectors and fascinated consumers alike will enjoy.

This is an event not to be missed!  Please see our wine tasting list below.

Over $14,000 Worth of CULT Wine - Tasted With Dinner

The Service is Approx. 1 Ounce of Each Wine - 1 Wine Per Glass

16 CULT Wines (when sold out)


3 Classic Napa Valley Old School Darlings


3 Pinot Noir Wines That Will Amaze You


3 Top White Wines = 25 Wines Opened at SELL OUT (Based On 24 Person Sold Out Audience)

At wineLA, we open 1-bottle per paid participating guests - minimum of 14 wines and for this dinner, all wines between 97-100 points will be opened - this is anticipated to be a quick sell out.

Menu | SEVEN-Course Dinner at Alexander's Steakhouse 

NOTE:  All Dietary Issues, Concerns and Limitations Will Be Met with Advance Notice. 

Vegan?  Vegetarian? Pescatarian? - All Concerns Will Be Addressed

  1. Amuse Bouche: King Crab / Daickon / Rosemary / Agro Dolce Vinegrette 

  2. Hamachi Shots (2 each):  Dashi Gel/Pink Radish / Ponzu / Shiso Red 

  3. Wagyu Beef Tartare / Caviar Oscietra / Pickled Cucumber / Seaweed Crackers 

  4. Egg and Mushroom:  Parsley Coulis / 63c Japanese Egg / Chicken Jus / Chanterelles / Morels and Mushroom Foam in a Martini Glass 

  5. Mediterranean Sea Bass:  Banu Negi Oil/ Lemongrass/Spring Onion / Confit Tomatoes / Crispy Leeks 

  6. Kagoshima Strip Loin: Grilled on Binchotan  / Pickled Pearl Onion / Pancetta Cream / Seaweed Dust / Bordelaise Sauce 

  7. Vacherin:  Tahiti Vanilla Ice Cream / Whipped Cream / Berries / Meringue

Wine List | All Wines are Between 97-100 Points

  1. Bond Melbury, Napa Valley, 2007 - 98 RP

  2. Chateau Boswell 'At Anchor' Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa Valley, 2015 - 98 PTS

  3. Harlan Estate, Napa Valley, 2015 - 100 RP

  4. Hundred Acre 'Kayli Morgan Vineyard' Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa Valley, 2015 - 100 RP

  5. Dalle Valle Maya, 2014 - 98 RP

  6. Dominus Estate Christian Moueix, Napa Valley, USA, 2016 - 100 PTS

  7. Promontory, Napa Valley, USA, 2013 - 99 PTS

  8. Maybach Family Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon Materium, 2014 - 100 PTS

  9. Bevan Cellars Red Wine EE Cuvee (Tench Vineyard/Showket Vineyard/Oakville), 2012 - 99 RP

  10. Blankiet Rive Droite Paradise Hills Vineyard, 2012 - 99 RP

  11. Scarecrow Cabernet Sauvignon, Rutherford, 2015 - 99 PTS

  12. Screaming Eagle Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa Valley, 2016 - 100 PTS

  13. Seven Stones Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa Valley, 2016 - 98 PTS

  14. The Debate Beckstoffer Dr. Crane Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa Valley, 2014 - 98-100 PTS RP

  15. Bryant Family Cabernet Sauvignon Pritchard Hill, 2015 - 99 JS

  16. Colgin IX Estate Proprietary Red, 2015 - 100 RP


Alexander’s Steakhouse is quietly one of LA’s best steakhouses - located in Pasadena - this is the 2nd Steakhouse of the Michelin Star location in San Jose, CA. Click here to read more in Eaters article.


Ian is a 25+ year wine veteran, a winemaker (Beekeeper), hosted over 1700 classes and events in the past 25 years and loves to meet new people that are really into great wine and lifestyle. Click here to learn more about Ian Blackburn and to hire him for you private or corporate event.

ABOUT WINELA - Founded in 1995 

WineLA has a 4.5 rating on Yelp - with over 100,000 students.  This is the USA’s leading wine education and event company - wineLA innovates the categories - competitive tastings - muscle wine dinners - legends of the cellars - opened not just discussed… we open the greatest wines ever made in LA’s top locations… join us.

*Note: Please review carefully any programs you may be interested in that may involve food/refreshments and/or beverages. Unfortunately, refreshments / food & beverage substitutions are politely declined. We try our best to accommodate food limitations /restrictions. However, it is our policy is to inform you that we make no promises or guarantees of any particular food / beverage accommodations, regardless of whether wineLA or our third-party venue is providing refreshments / food and / or beverages. We make no promises / guarantees that if / any refreshments / food and / or beverages are free of any allergens, health restricting products. We will not be held responsible/ liable for if/ any illness that may occur while consuming at his / her own free will and at his / her own discretion.

*Need a double pour? Attending with someone who doesn't drink? Perfect, just buy an additional ticket, you could enjoy their wines while they enjoy the dining experience. ALL/ANY TICKET SALE IS FINAL. WE DO NOT OFFER REFUNDS/EXCHANGES/CREDITS/TRANSFERS BETWEEN OUR PROGRAMS. Your ticket ownership is transferable: pass your ticket on to family/friends at your own discretion, and at no additional cost. Email us at:

*Participants must be 21 and over. Valid government issued ID required to attend this event.

*corked wines - although rare, may occur and out of our control. It's all relative in the wine world, regardless if you are out tasting or at home drinking. 

*Please be advised, outside food and beverage is not permitted at our events.

*All/any photos listed are for references only and may not be presented at our event in exact sizes, shape, form, nor exact item specified in photos references. Actual event items/food subject to change without notice. Please contact us for specific details.