The Très Bonne Année Patrons’ Party features a live auction – during which the region’s most prominent wine collectors, philanthropists, and revelers bid on a chance to win a piece of wine history, visit far corners of the world or experience celebrity treatment by world-renowned chefs and winemakers.

Lot 18-01

AMAZING AMARONE

Includes:

  • 1 – 750 ml 1970 Recioto della Valpolicella Amarone, DOC
  • 1 – 750 ml 1983 Giuseppe Quintarelli Recioto della Valpolicella Amarone Classico, DOC
    WA 97
  • 1 – 750 ml 1990 Masi Amarone della Valpolicella Campolongo di Torbe
    WS 92
  • 1 – 750 ml 1997 Masi Amarone della Valpolicella Serego Alighieri, Vaio Armaron
    WS 92
  • 1 – 750 ml 1997 Masi Mazzano Amarone della Valpolicella Classico
    WS 93
  • 1 – 500 ml 2000 Masi Recioto della Valpolicella, Serego Alighieri
  • 1 – 750 ml 2004 Restivo, Amarone della Valpolicella Classico, DOC
  • 3 – 750 ml 2006 Dal Forno Romano Amarone della Valpolicella
  • 1 – 750 ml 2007 Fumanelli Amarone – WS 90 – “elegant…”
  • 6 – 750 ml 2010 Cesari Amarone della Valpolicella Classico “Il Bosco” DOCG
    WS 94, WA 94

Lot 18-02

PIEMONTE SMACKDOWN IN STADIUM KITCHEN AT BRICCO

Includes:

  • Tutorial tasting of the most important grape varietals of Piedmonte conducted by Bill Kohl
  • Two hour Iron Chef Competition for ten where you will prepare a four-course meal
  • Four-course dinner for ten with Piemonte wines
  • Complimentary roundtrip limousine transportation from your home (Must originate within thirty miles of Harrisburg, York or Lancaster)

Wines to include: 

  • Luca Bosio Moscato d’Asti
  • Luca Bosio Langhe Arneis DOCG
  • Luca Bosio Cortese di Gavi
  • Viberti Chardonnay
  • Viberti La Gemella Barbera
  • Viberti Dolcetto d’Alba Superiore DOC
  • Viberti Nebbiolo Langhe DOC
  • Bel Colle Barbaresco
  • Viberti Buon Padre Barolo DOCG
  • Bel Colle Barolo DOCG Simposio

Insider’s Notes:

  • Please allow 30-days’ advance notice
  • Based upon the availability of The Table at Bricco and that of the Bricco staff, and Bill Kohl
  • Must be held on a Sunday afternoon/evening
  • Cannot be redeemed for cash
  • Must be used by April 30, 2020

Lot 18-03 to 18-14

AGING GRACEFULLY IN THE HILTON’S CELLAR

Includes:

  • Hors d’oeuvres and a six course dinner with wine for twenty-four people
  • Wines to include:

Hors d’Oeuvres / Appetizer Course

  • Champagne and California Sparkling wine

First Course

  • Gewurtztraminer, Hugel Jubilee, Alsace 2007
  • Chante Alouette Blanc, Chapoutier 2004

Second Course

  • Chardonnay, Ridge “Montebello” Santa Cruz Mountains 2006
  • Rully, Girardin 2005

Third Course

  • Chorey-Les-Beaune, Tollot-Beaut 1995

Fourth Course

  • Super Tuscan, Castello Banfi “Excelsus” Sant’Antimo 1998
  • Cabernet Sauvignon, Concha y Toro “Don Melchor” 1998
  • Cabernet Sauvignon, Burgess, Napa Valley 1998
  • Red Blend, Col Solore, Red Mountain 1998

Fifth Course

  • Cabernet Sauvignon, Clark Claudon, Napa Valley 2001
  • Cabernet Sauvignon, Penfolds “Bin 707” 2001
  • Cabernet Sauvignon, Jordan, Alexander Valley 1990

Insider’s Notes:

  • This Lot is date specific and will be held on March 29, 2019.
  • This Lot is to be bid as a Dutch auction. You will be bidding for two seats.All interested bidders will stand and will remain standing until the price is more than they care to bid. The last twelve bidders standing will win. The bid price called will be the price for one seat. Winning bidders will pay for two seats.
  • Maximum of twelve winning bidders.
  • Cannot be redeemed for cash.

Lot 18-15

HARBORSIDE AT TRANQUIL PARADISE ISLAND

Includes:

  • This trip is for four people
  • This trip includes two rooms in an exclusive villa for seven nights
  • Rental car for eight days

Insider’s Notes:

  • This trip is for four people
  • Please allow 90-days’ advance notice
  • Cannot be redeemed for cash
  • Airfare not included
  • Must be Taken:
    • January 25, 2019 to February 1, 2019 or
    • November 30, 2019 to December 7, 2019

Lot 18-16

BRILLIANT BAROLO

Includes: 

  • 12 – 750ml 2010 Viberti Barolo La Volta Riserva in two OWC
    WE 93
  • 12 – 750ml 2010 Viberti Barolo Riserva San Pietro in two OWC
    WE 90

Lot 18-17

EPONYMOUSLY PEPI

Includes:

  • Hors d’ouevres and a five-course dinner with wine for ten in your home hosted by famed Napa Valley winemaker Robert Pepi
  • Complimentary roundtrip limousine transportation from your home (Must originate within thirty miles of Harrisburg, York or Lancaster) 

Insider’s Notes:

  • Please allow 30-days’ advance notice
  • Based upon the availability of Robert Pepi and 1700o Steak House staff
  • Cannot be redeemed for cash
  • Must be used by April 30, 2020

Lot 18-18

ESCAPE TO THE SOUTH OF FRANCE

Includes:

  • Two rooms for three nights at the Chateau Ferry LaCombe in the bucolic two bedroom flat above their barn.
    • Two bedrooms
    • Kitchen opening on the living room
    • Patio (for Mira Rose drinking!)
  • A behind the scenes, VIP experience of history, wine and food
  • Tour of the Chateau Ferry LaCombe with the owners, the Pinot family
  • Comprehensive tutorial tasting of the entire portfolio of the Ferry LaCombe wines hosted by the family
  • Traditional Provencale style lunch with wine hosted by the Pinot family
  • Two rooms for four nights at Les Maritonnes in Romanèche-Thorins owned and operated by Georges Blanc Group

Day One

  • Visit to Georges Duboeuf Winery with Emeric Gaucher, Chief Winemaker for Les Vins Georges Duboeuf.
  • Taste through wines with Georges Duboeuf.
  • Lunch at Le Hameau with Franck Duboeuf with wine
  • Visit Le Hameau du Vin (Museum of Wine)

Day Two

  • A guided tour of the many crus of northern Beaujolais
  • Visit Château des Capitans (Juliénas)
  • Visit Domaine des Rosiers (Moulin-A-Vent)
  • Harvester’s picnic lunch at La Madone de Fleurie (set on picnic tables).
  • Visit Domaine des Quatre Vents (Fleurie)
  • Visit Morgon Jean-Ernest Descombes, with owner Nicole Descombes

Lot 18-19 to 18-33

ENJOY “THE GREATEST FALL OF ALL”
NUMBER ONE RATED TAILGATE IN THE COUNTRY!!

Includes:

  • Two tickets to the PSU-Maryland football game on Saturday, November 24, 2018
  • Gourmet pre and post-game tailgate hosted and prepared by Bill and his “Tailgate Team”

Menu to include:

  • Bloody Mary’s, fine wine from Bill’s cellar, Beer, Vodka , Rum and Bourbon
  • Omelets, fruit, bagels, gourmet sausages, Kobe beef hot dogs, wood smoked Salmon, prime beef burgers, cheese and salumi platter, salads, grilled shrimp, Prime Tomahawk ribeye steak, appropriate accompaniments

Insider’s Notes:

  • This Lot is for 30 people
  • This Lot is date specific and will be held on Saturday, November 24, 2018.  This Lot is a Dutch auction. You will be bidding on two seats. The bid amount represents the price of one seat.The last fifteen bidders standing will win.
  • Cannot be redeemed for cash.
  • Parking and transportation not included.

Lot 18-34

Piedmonte Perfection

Includes:

  • 12 – 750 ml 2007 Attilio Ghisolfi Barolo “Fantini”

Lot 18-35

QUINTESSENTIALLY PIEDMONTE

Includes:

  • Two rooms for four nights at Villa Beccaris
  • Afternoon visit to the Bel Colle winery in the hills of the Verduno region hosted by owner Luca Bosio and his father Valter
  • Enjoy a tasting of the wines from Bel Colle as well as the wines from the Bosio family winery hosted by Luca and Valter
  • Dinner with Luca, Valter and Luca Trivellato (the original owner of Bel Colle) for a sumptuous evening accompanied by their wines (you may find some truffles included!)
  • Extensive tour of the vineyards and winery of Attilio Ghisolfi hosted by owner Gianmarco Ghisolfi
  • Two nights stay for two couples at the Cortonesi Winery Guest Cottage
  • Enjoy vineyard tours with the Cortonesi Family with a tasting of their wines
  • Dinner for four with wine with the Cortonesi Family
  • Lunch for four with wine with the Cortonesi Family
  • Private tasting of older vintages of Barolos produced at the winery.
  • Lunch and tasting of the Cortonesi Family’s portfolio of wines.
  • Rental car for seven days

 

Insider’s Notes:

  • This trip is for four people for six nights
  • Please allow 120-days’ advance notice
  • Tours based upon availability at the wineries
  • May not be redeemed for cash
  • Must be taken by April 30, 2020

Lot 18-36

TUSCAN GRAND CRU

Includes:

  • Hors d’oeuvres and five course dinner for ten with wine in your home hosted by Thomas Harrell, National Accounts Manager for Banfi Wines
  • Wines will include older vintages and large format bottles pulled from Banfi’s library
  • Complimentary roundtrip limousine transportation from your home (Must originate within thirty miles of Harrisburg, York or Lancaster)

Wines to include:

  • Principessa Perlante
  • San Angelo Pinot Grigio
  • Poggio alle Mura Rosso di Montalcino
  • Castello Banfi Brunello di Montalcino and Poggio alle Mura Brunello di Montalcino
  • Castello Banfi Cum Laude, Castello Banfi ExcelsuS and Castello Banfi SummuS
  • Rosa Regale Brachetto D’acqui

Unique Limousine and the Salinger family will ensure your complete enjoyment and safety with roundtrip luxury limousine service for you and your guests.


Lot 18-37 to 18-48

STONESTREET ESTATE VINEYARDS
UNTAMED. UNCHARTED. UNCOMMON.

Includes:

  • Hors d’oeuvres and a four course dinner for twenty-four with Stonestreet wines prepared by the acclaimed Hilton Harrisburg culinary team
  • Hosted by Craig Ellick, Stonestreet Winery Ambassador, Jackson Family Wines

Wines to include: 

  • Stonestreet Estate Sauvignon Blanc 2016
  • Stonestreet Estate Chardonnay 2016
  • Stonestreet Broken Road Vineyard Chardonnay 2013
  • Stonestreet Estate Cabernet Sauvignon 2015
  • Stonestreet Rockfall Cabernet Sauvignon 2014

Insider’s Notes:

  • This lot is date specific and will be held on Friday, May 31, 2019.
  • This lot is to be bid as a Dutch auction. You will be bidding for two seats.
    All interested bidders will stand and will remain standing until the price is more than they care to bid. The last twelve bidders standing will win.  The bid price called will be the price for one seat. Winning bidders will pay for two seats.
  • Maximum of twelve winning bidders
  • May not be redeemed for cash.

Lot 18-49

GAMBLE ON NAPA

Includes:

  • Three rooms for five nights at the boutique Archer Hotel Napa
  • VIP tour and tasting at Gamble family Vineyards hosted by winemaker Jim Close or owner Tom Gamble
  • VIP tour and tasting at Amizetta Vineyards
  • VIP tour, tasting and cheese and charcuterie at Revana Vineyards
  • VIP tour and tasting at Covert Estate
  • Rental car for six days

Lot 18-50

Premium California Cabernet Collection

Includes:

  • 1 – 750 ml 1980 Inglenook Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa Valley
    WS 89
  • 1 – 750 ml 1987 William Hill Estate Winery Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa Valley
    WS 95
  • 3 – 750 ml 1997 Beringer Cabernet Sauvignon Private Reserve
    RP 95
  • 1 – 750 ml 1997 Cabernet Sauvignon HaLo by Trefethen Family Vineyards, Napa Valley
  • 1 – 750 ml 1997 Georges de Latour Beaulieu Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon Private Reserve
  • 1 – 750 ml 1998 Robert Mondavi Cabernet Sauvignon Reserve, Napa Valley
    WS 88, RP 89
  • 1 – 750 ml 1998 Heitz Cellars Martha’s Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa Valley
  • 1 – 750 ml 2000 Napa Valley Red Wine, Dalla Valle Vineyards Maya, Napa Valley
    WS 94. RP 91
  • 1 – 750 ml 2001 Stags’ Leap Wine Cellars “Cask 23” Cabernet Sauvignon, Napa Valley
  • 1 – 750 ml 2008 Staglin Family Vineyard Estate Cabernet Sauvignon Rutherford,
    Napa Valley – WS 94, RP 91+

Lot 18-51

PALM SPRINGS RESIDENCE CLUB AT PGA WEST

Includes:

  • This trip is for six people
  • This trip includes three rooms in the exclusive Residence Club for seven nights
  • Rental car for eight days

Insider’s Notes:

  • This trip is for six people.
  • May not be redeemed for cash
  • Airfare not included
  • Must be taken:
    • December 21, 2018 to December 28, 2018
    • February 22, 2019 to March 1, 2019 or
    • May 17, 2019 to May 24, 2019

Lot 18-52

HAVE YOUR CAKE AND EAT IT TOO

Includes:

  • Hors d’oeuvres and a five course dinner for ten in your home with the wines of Cakebread Cellars hosted by Dave D’Amore of Kobrand.
  • Cakebread Cookbook for each couple
  • Wines to include:
  • Cakebread Sauvignon Blanc
  • Cakebread NV Reserve Chardonnay
  • Cakebread Two Creeks Vineyard Pinot Noir
  • Cakebread Benchland Select Cabernet Sauvignon (Rutherford and Oakville)
  • Cakebread Dancing Bear Ranch Cabernet Sauvignon (Howell Mountain)

Insider’s Notes:

  • Please allow 30-days’ advance notice
  • Based upon the availability of Dave D’Amore and 1700o Steak House staff
  • Cannot be redeemed for cash
  • Must be used by April 30, 2020

Lot 18-53

Best of Bordeaux

Includes:

  • 1 – 1.5 L 1982 Chateau Gruaud-Larose Saint-Julien
    WS 94, RP 98
  • 2 – 750 ml 1996 Chateau Pichon Longueville Comtesse de Lalande Pauillac
    WS 92, WA 96
  • 1 – 750 ml 1994 Chateau Pichon Longueville Comtesse de Lalande Pauillac
    WS 88, WA 91
  • 1 – 750 ml 1990 Chateau Leoville Barton Saint-Julien
    WS 93, RP 100
  • 1 – 750 ml 2009 Clos Fourtet Saint-Emilion
    WS 93, RP 100
    “enormously pure, and voluptuously textured”