• Live Auction

The Live and Silent Auctions this year are FANTASTIC!  The Live Auction consists of 20 lots of Rare and Fine Wine, Exciting Wine Dinners and Tastings, as well as a few quick Getaway Trips. We know you will find the Live Auction irresistible. You will also enjoy bidding on the 135+ wine lots in the Silent Auction.

The auction is now live. Registered bidders received a text with a link to the mobile bidding platform at noon on October 1. If you are registered and did not receive a personalized bidding link via text, you may call the office (615) 329-1760 to get your mobile number in the system.

Unlike in years past, bids may be placed on the LIVE LOTS as well as the Silent. The live lots will be closed one at a time by our fabulous auctioneers during the Live-Stream from 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm CST on Saturday, October 10.  The Silent Auction will close at 7:00 pm CST on Monday, October 12.

View and Download a PDF of the Full Auction Catalog Here

Live Stream Link:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=IVA5Q2NJR5g 

Our Auctioneers

Fritz Hatton

Advisor and Principal Auctioneer, Zachys Wine Auction

Fritz Hatton and his immediate family own Arietta, one of Napa’s top producers of Bordeaux-style blended wines. He is also the nation’s most experienced wine auctioneer, having begun his career in Christie’s Wine Department in 1980. After a twelve year management career for Christie’s in North America and the Far East, Fritz took a musical sabbatical in the 1990s. He remained with Christie’s before joining Zachys Wine Auctions in 2002. He continues to conduct all commercial wine auctions for Zachys, as well as numerous charity wine auctions nationwide, in addition to overseeing the production and sales of Arietta.

Charles Antin

Senior Wine Specialist and Auctioneer, Zachys Wine Auction

Charles Antin is currently an international benefit auctioneer and fundraising consultant, performing over 75 auctions internationally in 2019 alone! He is also a Senior Wine Specialist and Auctioneer at Zachys Wine Auctions where in 2019 he was responsible for the consignment of over $3.5m of fine wine in New York and Hong Kong. Prior to Zachys he was both a commercial auctioneer and charity auctioneer at Christie’s for nearly a decade. He has auctioneered hundreds of benefits over the past decade including The Clinton Foundation, the TJ Martell Foundation, GenYOUth, and more.

Live Auction Flight 1
Presented on Live-Stream Auction at approximately 7:04 pm
LOT 101 | Elevate Your Celebration with Vintage Champagne

Is there such a thing as too much Champagne? We think not. Who can resist vintage Salon, Dom Pérignon, Krug, and more!

LOT 102 | Rare Harlan Three-Liter

There are certain names that elicit feelings of admiration, reverence, and giddiness. Certain producers that make your heart pound and toes tingle. Just the thought of smelling, tasting, or experiencing their wine is enough to illuminate the senses. If you’re like us, one of those names is Harlan

LOT 103 | Getting to Know Pisoni Wines, A Rare Vertical Tasting with Mark Pisoni

Mark Pisoni is coming to Nashville to showcase some of his best juice on Saturday, May 1, 2021. Don't let this chance pass you by!

LOT 104 | Sea Island Resort, A Luxury Golf Getaway for Two

Sure, wine is a beverage, but it is also a lifestyle. And while this lot doesn’t include any wine, it does send you to the perfect place to drink it.

LOT 105 | Coming in Hot! Fried Chicken from Party Fowl

That's right! We are bringing this l'Eté du Vin tradition to our Virtual Auction. As the high bidder of this auction lot, piping hot chicken will be delivered right to your door.*

Live Auction Flight 2
Presented on Live-Stream Auction at approximately 7:17 pm
LOT 106 | The Ann Eaden Collection of Favorites

In loving memory of our dear friend and Board Member Emeritus, Ann Eaden, her friends have assembled this fabulous collection of Ann’s favorite wines.

LOT 107 | Bringing the Best of Tuscany to Your Door

We could lie to ourselves and say we’ll be able to visit Italy soon... Or we could help you do the next best thing: bring Italy to your door!

LOT 108 | Once-in-a-Lifetime Evening with Château Figeac

The winner of this lot will get to bring nine of their closest friends to a once in a lifetime dinner featuring an impressive vertical of Château Figeac.

LOT 109 | The Great Vintages of Latour

This lot gives one lucky bidder the opportunity to sample some of the best vintages Château Latour has to offer, painting a picture of how much has (and hasn’t) changed in the nearly-six decades covered in this collection.

LOT 110 | Sneak Away to Dakota Shy; An Exclusive Escape for Four Couples

If there’s a winemaking region that’s near and dear to our hearts, it’s Napa Valley. From the wines to the stunning views to the people and hospitality… Napa is a destination and a cherished experience. This lot offers four couples not only a VIP visit to some of Napa’s finest estates but also the opportunity to give back to a region that’s currently fighting ravaging fires. 20% of the proceeds from the sale of this lot will go directly to Napa Valley Community Disaster Relief Fund.

Live Auction Flight 3
Presented on Live-Stream Auction at approximately 7:30 pm
LOT 111 | A Treasure Trove of Grand Cru Burgundy

We’re bringing Grand Cru to our grand crew. With high roller names like Leflaive, Faiveley, Ponsot, Clos de Tart, and Jadot, just to name a few, this is yet another legendary lot with some of the biggest names in Burgundy.

LOT 112 | Super-Huge Magnum Collection of Serious California Cabs

Yes, you read the title correctly. This lot is so huge, it is comprised of 54,000 milliliters of some of California’s finest Cabernet Sauvignon.

Lot 113 | Vintage 2005: Another Monumental Tasting of Bordeaux

This soon-to-be-legendary event will be one of the biggest in Nashville Wine Auction history.

LOT 114 | You Be the Judge at The Judgment of Napa

On March 3, 2021, YOU are invited to make history and judge Napa's finest wines against the world in a blind tasting at the Judgment of Napa. 20% of the proceeds from the sale of this lot will go directly to Napa Valley Community Disaster Relief Fund, so bid accordingly!

LOT 115 | First Growth Investment; Eleven of Bordeaux’s Best

Haut-Brion, Latour, Margaux, Mouton, Lafite . . . You will find them all in this lot.

Raise Your Paddle
Presented on Live-Stream Auction at approximately 7:42 pm
Live Auction Flight 4
Presented on Live-Stream Auction at approximately 7:52 pm
LOT 117 | Weekday of Wines, 52 Favorites for You to Explore

From Cabs, to Chards, to Pinots, to Sauv Blancs, and way more, our generous donors hand selected some of their favorite weekday bottles for you.

LOT 118 | The Future of Bordeaux

Experience the dream-like state only found in this Old-World region and see why we keep going back.

LOT 119 | Dinner in your Home with William or Cole

This special dinner with Bill Ballentine or Cole Ballentine is ready to accept the highest bidder with open arms.

LOT 120 | Sonoma Superstar, Kosta Browne

Quite possibly the biggest name in California Pinot Noir, sipping this delectable liquid is pure opulence and wildly pleasurable. One lucky bidder gets to bypass the wait and take home two cases of Kosta Browne from a variety of their vineyards.

LOT 121 | A Salute to Our Board of Directors

Just like our Board, this lot has a bit of everything! This one stop shop collection brings together wines from across the world, making our most diverse lot.