12th Annual Celebration of Syrah
Friday and Saturday,
April 12 & 13, 2013
Schedule of Events
Viognier Reception & Gourmet Syrah Dinner
Friday, April 12, 2013 | 6:30 p.m. reception; 7:30 p.m. dinner
Kick off the weekend with a pre-dinner reception featuring Viogniers, followed by an elegant feast and Syrah pairing, hosted by the winemakers themselves. Edgefield's Black Rabbit Restaurant will prepare a multicourse menu to complement the wines.
Next, the celebration continues onto the dinner, held in the Edgefield Ballroom. Here we showcase locally produced Syrahs, giving our guests the opportunity to enjoy the Northwest's finest wines, paired with delicious fare.
$75 per person · Reservations required · 21 & over (Sold out!)
Syrah Barrel Sampling & Lunch with the Winemaker
Saturday, April 13, 2012 | 12 noon–2 p.m.
On Saturday we begin with a Barrel Tasting and Lunch with the Winemaker. Sample 2012 wines from the barrel, along with other unreleased gems. Chat and network with the winemakers themselves – learn about their process, production, varietals and more. Lunch is an outdoor affair with live music, barbecue and a casual atmosphere. You won't leave hungry or thirsty.
$25 per person · Reservations required · 21 and over
Reserve online now. Vegetarian options may be available; please e-mail email@example.com or call the hotel at (503) 669-8610 for information.
Grand Syrah Tasting & Benefit Silent Auction
Saturday, April 13, 2012 | 4 p.m.–7 p.m.
The final event of the celebration on Saturday afternoon is the Grand Syrah Tasting & Benefit Silent Auction. This highly-anticipated affair features over 40 producers. There is sampling of Syrah and Rhône-style wines, along with a generous spread of Syrah-friendly appetizers. We look forward to expanding tent space to allow for even more wineries to participate.
The ¡SALUD! silent auction is also be held at this time, in conjunction with the Grand Syrah Tasting; past donations have included wine verticals, special winery tours, overnight packages and more.
$40 person, online or in the Edgefield Giftshop · 21 & over
The Edgefield Hotel also offers special overnight packages both nights, for those who just don't want to leave the party early, starting at $275 per couple, that include lodging in a cozy guestroom, tickets to the Syrah events, breakfast the following morning at the Black Rabbit Restaurant and more.