Violet Grgich - Bottle Signing & Wine Tasting - Pavilions (Carmel Vly)

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December 7, 2019 (Sat)
1:00 PM - 3:45 PM

Pavilions
3850 Valley Centre Drive
San Diego, CA 92130

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Cost: free

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Christmas     Wine     Educational    

Join VIOLET GRGICH of GRGICH HILLS ESTATE  Winery from Napa.  Violet will be in San Diego for one day only for this one-time Estate tasting opportunity.  She'll be available for signing bottles and special wood wine box purchases (limited quantities.)

TASTE THE LEGACY!!  Wines in this special tasting:  

  • 2016 Napa Valley Estate Chardonnay 
  • 2015 Napa Valley Estate Cabernet Sauvignon  
  • Library 2007 or 2009 Napa Valley Estate Cabernet Sauvignon

 

Mike Grgich was originally sought after for his Cabernet Sauvignon winemaking expertise and was the winemaker of the 1969 Cabernet Sauvignon that put Robert Mondavi on the map.  It was several years later when Mike gained international recognition at the celebrated "Paris Tasting" of 1976 in which a panel of eminent French judges swirled, sniffed, and sipped an array of renowned wines of France and a small sampling of upstarts from the Napa Valley.  When the results were in, the French judges were shocked: they had chosen Mike’s 1973 Cth Montelena Chardonnay as the finest white wine in the world!  The results stunned the international wine establishment and immediately earned Mike Grgich a reputation as one of the greatest winemakers in the world.

 

 

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