2013 l’Eté du Vin Details Announced!

34th Annual l’Eté du Vin

Featuring Taittinger Champagne and the French Wines of Martine Saunier

with special guests Pierre Emmanuel Taittinger and Martine Saunier
Saturday, July 17-20, 2013
Jim and Lisa Fitzsimmons and Doug and Denise McMillan, Co-Chairs

Grand Cru Evening
Thursday, June 20, 2013
A Private Home TBA, 6:00pm – 8:00pm
Exclusive Cocktail Party for the Ladies’ and Gentlemen’s Underwriting Committee
Auction Preview

A Year in Burgundy
Wednesday, July 17, 2013
The Franklin Theater, 6:30pm – 9:00pm
Nashville Premiere of the documentary A Year in Burgundy
Hosted by Martine Saunier
Wine Sampling and Hors d’Oeuvres

l’Eté du Vin Vintners’ Tasting
Thursday, July 18, 2013
Hillwood Country Club, 6:00pm – 9:00pm
A seated structured tasting featuring
French Wines from Champagne, Burgundy, Bordeaux and the Rhone Valley
Special Guest Martine Saunier and Pierre-Emmanuel Taittinger, President, Taittinger Champagne

l’Eté du Vin Patrons’ Dinner
Friday, July 19, 2013
The Hermitage Hotel, 7:00pm – 10:00pm
Four-Course Gourmet Meal
Prepared by James Beard Award Winner, Chef Sean Brock, Husk, Charleston, SC

l’Eté du Vin
Saturday, July 20, 2013

5:00pm Silent Auction and Reception
100 Lots of Fine Wine, Luxury Items
Wine Sampling and Hors d’oeuvres

7:00pm Live Auction and Seated Dinner
70 Lots of Rare and Fine Wines, Gourmet Dinners, World-class Wine Tastings,
Luxury Wine Trips, Art, Jewelry, Cars, Celebrity Experiences

10:00pm After Party
Dessert Buffets and Live Music, Auction Item Pick Up

*Nashville Wine Auction reserves the right to adjust the details of these events as we get closer to July 2013.