Posted on August 09, 2017
March 20, 2017 (Los Angeles) – The mavericks of the American wine scene – the Rhone Rangers – are pleased to announce their upcoming tasting on Saturday, March 25 in Downtown LA’s Civic Center Studios.
The one-day wine celebration will begin with a popular rosé tasting seminar with six award-winning winemakers.
The event continues with a VIP Tasting and a General Admission Grand Tasting, showcasing more than 40 different wineries – as well as a silent auction featuring rare large-format wines.
“This is one of our favorite venues in our 20-year history,” says Barbara Smith, president of the Rhone Rangers. “DTLA’s cultural scene and our cutting-edge approach to winemaking is a perfect pairing.”
Rosé Seminar – 12-1pm Called Rhone -n- Pink, this popular tasting seminar will feature six Rhone Ranger winemakers who will guide guests through their rosés. The wineries include: Andrew Murray Vineyards, Bonny Doon Vineyard, Lone Madrone, Ranchero Cellars, tercero wines, and Vines on the Marycrest.
VIP Grand Tasting – 2-5:30pm
VIP ticket holders can leisurely taste among hundreds of wines – and begin bidding on silent auction lots – an hour before the general admission begins. The private VIP space offers a lounge area with hors 'd oeuvres, special wines and seating.
Grand Tasting General Admission – 3-5:30pm
The Rhone Rangers main event will feature 40 Rhone Rangers wineries and hundreds of wines. A silent auction featuring hard-to-find large-format wines will be taking place throughout the event. Proceeds benefit the Rhone Rangers Scholarship Fund.
Saturday Pass: Rosé seminar and VIP Grand Tasting - $125
VIP Pass: Early admission to the Grand Tasting and the VIP area - $90
Grand Tasting: General Admission to the Grand Tasting - $60