TASTING FOR FUN

Noon: bite #1 Goat cheese sprinkled with a pinch of GC Napa Valley Lavender Sugar & Tarragon Pink Peppercorn (wine: Pietro Family Cellars Sauvignon Blanc)

2pm: bite #2 Parmesan Cheese -stack 2 slices 1” x 1 ½”  (wine: Gabrielle Collection Vertex Red Cuvée Blend 621)

4 pm bite # 3 GC Napa Valley Basil Salted Almonds (wine: Pietro Family Cellars Tusca Red Wine (Super Tuscan)

6 pm bite #4 Smoked Gouda cheese-stack 2 slices 1” x 1 ½”  (wine: Gabrielle Collection Juxtaposition Cabernet Sauvignon)

bite #5 Separate tablespoon: GC Napa Valley Lemon Olive oil with a piece of1/2” white chocolate sprinkled with a pinch of GC Napa Valley Lavender Sea Salt and Tellicherry. (wine: Pietro Family Cellars Chardonnay). Pass to each participant when Chardonnay is served. Put tablespoon on a cocktail napkin. To Serve: Sip chardonnay, savor the olive oil and chocolate all at once, then sip the Chardonnay and see the wine transformation.

8-10 pm 5 cracker stack (plain- Carr's Table Water Crackers Original)

PORTFOLIO TASTING

Noon: bite #1 Goat cheese sprinkled with a pinch of GC Napa Valley Lavender Sugar & Tarragon Pink Peppercorn (wine: Pietro Family Cellars Sauvignon Blanc)

2 pm bite #2 Smoked Gouda cheese-stack 2 slices 1” x 1 ½”  (wine: Gabrielle Collection Juxtaposition Cabernet Sauvignon)

4pm: bite #3 Manchego cheese-stack 2 slices 1” x 1 ½”  (wine: Gabrielle Collection Equilateral Cabernet Sauvignon)

6 pm bite # 4 Dark Chocolate-68-72%) with a pinch of GC Napa Valley Cabernet Sea on top of chocolate (wine: Gabrielle Limited Cask 321 Cabernet Sauvignon)

bite #5 Separate tablespoon: GC Napa Valley Lemon Olive oil with a piece of1/2” white chocolate sprinkled with a pinch of GC Napa Valley Lavender Sea Salt and Tellicherry. (wine: Pietro Family Cellars Chardonnay). Pass to each participant when Chardonnay is served. Put tablespoon on a cocktail napkin. To Serve: Sip chardonnay, savor the olive oil and chocolate all at once, then sip the Chardonnay and see the wine transformation.

8-10 pm 5 cracker stack (plain- Carr's Table Water Crackers Original)

CONNOISSEUR + Connoisseur Ultimate

Noon: bite #1 Brie cheese sprinkled with a pinch of GC Napa Valley Lavender Sugar and Lavender Sea Salt & Tellicherry Pepper Blend (wine: Pietro Family Cellars My Angelina)

2 pm: bite #2 Manchego cheese-stack 2 slices 1” x 1 ½”  (wine: Gabrielle Collection Equilateral Cabernet Sauvignon)

4 pm bite # 3 GC Napa Valley Rosemary Salted Almonds (wine: Gabrielle Limited ELLE Red Wine -Meritage)

6 pm bite #4 Gruyere cheese (wine: OCFV Cabernet Sauvignon Estate Grown)

NO Bite: wine only: OCFV Inte+Gra+Tion I Cabernet Sauvignon Estate Grown

8 pm- bite #5 Dark Chocolate-68-72%) with a pinch of GC Napa Valley Cabernet Sea on top of chocolate (wine: Gabrielle Limited Cask 321 Cabernet Sauvignon)

bite #6 Separate tablespoon: GC Napa Valley Lemon Olive oil with a piece of 1/2” white chocolate sprinkled with a pinch of GC Napa Valley Lavender Sea Salt and Tellicherry. (wine: Pietro Family Cellars Chardonnay). Pass to each participant when Chardonnay is served. Put tablespoon on a cocktail napkin. To Serve: Sip chardonnay, savor the olive oil and chocolate all at once, then sip the Chardonnay and see the wine transformation.

10 pm 6 cracker stack (plain- Carr's Table Water Crackers Original)

Separate tablespoon: Olive oil & white chocolate. Best passed to each participant when Chardonnay is served, then put down on a cocktail napkin. It is sip chardonnay, savor the olive oil and chocolate all at once, then sip the Chardonnay and see the wine transformation.

3 Wines +3 Popcorns TASTING

Noon: #1 Lemon Popcorn  (wine: Pietro Family Cellars Sauvignon Blanc)

4 pm: #2 Savory Popcorn (wine:  Gabrielle Collection Vertex Red Cuvée Blend 621)

8 pm #3 Basil Popcorn (wine: Pietro Family Cellars Chardonnay)

General Instructions: Pop popcorn kernels using  your favorite method. Mix with olive oil and popcorn seasoning provided. Start with a small amount and add more to your taste. Place a pile at each position as noted above.