The Auction

BID HIGH AND BID OFTEN!

Pairings offers Live and Silent Auctions with fine wines, exquisite trips, luxury items, exclusive dinners, tastings, and parties.

 

The Silent and Super Silent Auction are now open!

All the bidding takes place via mobile devices. If you cannot attend one of our Pairings events but wish to bid in the Silent Auction,
please register your cell phone and credit card HERE to receive a bidding link or call the office for assistance.

 

You may browse the Silent Auction lots at Wined Up! on Friday, February 23. The Silent Auction closes at 8:00 pm Friday evening. Pick-up begins at 8:30 pm.
You may browse the Super Silent lots at Pairings on Saturday, February 24. The Super Silent Auction closes at 8:45 pm on Saturday evening.

 

The excitement of the Live Auction takes place on Saturday evening featuring one of our favorite auctioneers, Charles Antin.

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Auction Catalog

The Auction Catalog provides all event and auction details for
Pairings.

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Live Auction Lots

Gather your friends and plan your bidding strategy for the Live Auction.

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Silent Auction Lots

Preview the Silent Auction lots and mark your favorites before mobile bidding opens!

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Absentee Bidder Form

Found something you like but cannot attend the Auction? Submit a bid with this form.

LIVE AUCTION PREVIEW

The Live Auction Preview highlights just a few of the exclusive lots to be sold at Pairings on Saturday, February 24.
Download the Pairings Auction Catalog above to view the full Auction.

Best of Both Worlds!
Sonoma & Napa Wine Adventure for 2 Couples

Do you find yourself unable to choose whether Napa or Sonoma is your favorite?  There is no need to pick sides with this trip that offers a four-night wine adventure for two couples. With stays at two guest houses, one in Napa, the other in Sonoma, plus tastings at Bricoleur Vineyards, Peay Vineyards, Knights Bridge Winery, CADE Estate, Dunn Vineyards and more, you’ll get the best of both worlds… and a driver to boot!

An Unparalleled Experience: Pahlmeyer Retreat at Blackberry Farm

This all-inclusive luxury escape for one couple includes curated culinary, spa, artisan, and outdoor activities along with plenty of opportunity to simply relax, sip Pahlmeyer wines, and soak in the majestic surroundings. This weekend event is set for March 10 – 13, 2024, which is coming up on the calendar quickly and will sell even faster. To take part in this exciting escape, you have to win the unparalleled and anticipated bidding war!

Infinite Paso-bilities; 4 Adventurous Days in Paso Robles for 2 Couples

Here is an opportunity for two couples to spend four nights at two very special locations, embark on a whirlwind of wine adventures that include tasting and experiences at Linne Calodo, L’Aventure Winery, DAOU, Patrimony, Booker Vineyards and more!

Cheers to a Bubbly Launch with Roederer Estate

We are delighted to open this year’s auction with something new, something vintage, something we’ve never sold before: A sparkling lot from the esteemed Roederer Estate! So, raise your glasses high and your paddles enthusiastically…

Vive La REEVE-olution!
Sonoma for 3 couples!

This 4-night journey to Sonoma is packed with VIP exclusive, unprecedented winemaker experiences that will blow the wine-loving minds of three lucky couples. Our beloved friends Kelly and Noah Dorrance of Reeve Wines have joined forces with Three Sticks Wines, DuMOL, Mauritson, and several other rockstar vintners to create a trip for the ages.

Join Us in Holy Patrimony

We’ve got an amazing lineup of Patrimony’s finest: Blanc, Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc, Caves de Lions Bordeaux Blend, and even their Black Label Cabernet. Not to mention two magnums! With their special collector boxes, this is a lot you don’t want to miss. Paddles high for holy Patrimony!

20 Years Under the Super Tuscan Sun

Spend your evening on Saturday, April 13, “Under the Tuscan Sun” with your Pairings Co-Chairs, sipping on marvelous 2014 vintage Tuscans while Chef Tony Galzin, a Nashville Wine Auction favorite from Nicky’s Coal Fired, whips up the perfect food accompaniment. Only 8 spots for couples are available, so raise your paddle fast!

Progression to Debauchery: The Sequel

If anyone was with us at Pairings last year, you know what’s coming… Lisa Maki, David Osborn, Scotti Stark, Rahel Klapheke Sloan, and Jim Sloan brought us the Progression to Debauchery, and the world will never be the same. This year, we’ve got the Sequel for 24 lucky bidders. Mark your calendar for Saturday, October 26, 2024, and get ready to bid your heart out for a seat at the table(s).

Oh, What a Knight: A Peter Michael Winery Dinner

We are rolling out the red carpet for this fabulous line-up of Peter Michael wines on Saturday, April 6, 2024, at the home of Loren Chumley and Scott Peterson. Peter Michael Winemaker Robert Fiore will be on hand along with Chef Joe Townsend who will provide a pairing fit for royalty as we taste through a lineup of Peter Michael’s finest bottlings.

FedExCup Golf, The Peabody, St. Jude, and You!

Pack your clubs, you’re heading to Memphis for a big-time golf weekend with St. Jude! One golfer and their guest will travel Wednesday, August 14 – Saturday, August 17, 2024, to experience the FedEx St. Jude Championship at TPC Southwind, the first stop in the 2024 FedExCup Playoffs.

Going Once… Going Twice…Buy-a-Spot Dinner with Auctioneer Charles

We love our Pairings Auctioneer! Charles has a wealth of knowledge when it comes to fine wine and spirits, and he’s graciously inviting ten lucky bidders to dinner at Hathorne on Friday, August 23, 2024! Pam and Steve Taylor have chosen a selection of French bottles, coursed out in a vintage and region-specific lineup. Raise your paddle high for what’s sure to be a most engaging evening!

Oh, What a Knight: A Peter Michael Winery Dinner

We are rolling out the red carpet for this fabulous line-up of Peter Michael wines on Saturday, April 6, 2024, at the home of Loren Chumley and Scott Peterson. Peter Michael Winemaker, Robert Fiore, will be on hand, along with Chef Joe Townsend who will provide a pairing fit for royalty as we taste through a lineup of Peter Michael’s finest bottlings.

SILENT & SUPER SILENT AUCTION PREVIEW

The Silent and Super Silent Auction are now open!

All the bidding takes place via mobile devices. Download the Silent Auction Lots.

Below is a small preview of the Silent and Super Silent Auction.

 

BID FOR A CHANCE TO WIN A CASE!

Place at least one bid via Mobile Bidding in the Silent or Super Silent Auction, and your name will be entered in a drawing for a case of wine.

See page 57 in the Auction Catalog for a list of wines included in the giveaway.

Choose Your Own Oregon Wine Country Experience

If you’ve been dreaming of heading to the Pacific Northwest to check out the wine scene, but not sure how or where to get started this lot is for you! As the winning bidder your group of four will head to the heart of it all in Willamette Valley, courtesy of world-renowned Domaine Serene!

Globetrotting in the Southern Hemisphere; Couple’s Dinner

Pack your bags, you’re headed down to the Southern Hemisphere… For a stellar wine dinner, that is! The good news is that you don’t even have to leave Nashville to do so, you’ll simply return to the point of purchase, in this case Loews Vanderbilt Hotel! On Friday, May 10, 2024, Pamela and Anthony Cmelak and their amazing wines will join you, along with Loews Executive Chef Sean Strolle!

Take on BBQ, Oysters, and Life in Low Country: Charleston Trip for 2

Located in the heart of historic downtown Charleston, Charleston Place has long been revered as the city’s iconic luxury hotel. Tuck in for a 3-night stay for two just steps from the historic City Market, renowned restaurants, and boutique shopping. Here, you can experience the unrivaled charm of the Best City in the World from its best address.

Promising Fine Fellows,

First-class Dining, and Fabulous Wine!

Here’s a Gentlemen’s Dinner to remember. Hosted by none other than Jay Erter, Brannan Atkinson, and Gary Rzucidlo… You know an evening with these fine fellows promises to be special. It gets even better with delectable cuisine at Hall’s Chophouse and fabulous wine pairings provided by Promise Winery. Bid quick before these spots sell out!

8th Annual Friday Lunch for Women who Wine

Calling all the ladies in the Pairings house, this one’s just for you!  For 25 ladies, Nashville’s crème de la crème women wine collectors have joined together to present a lengthy, luxurious lunch at the home of Marjorie Feltus Hawkins on Friday, May 17, 2024. This long-time favorite luncheon sells out every year, so don’t wait too long to secure your seat!

Chardonnay 101: A Guided Tasting

The Nashville Wine Auction and Preston Hunt, WSET III, Wine Manager of Frugal MacDoogal, have teamed up for another exciting wine tasting. This time Preston is showcasing the world’s most widely planted white grape, Chardonnay, and you’ll sample wines from all over the globe!

Pairings from the Hearts of the Wine Committee

Servin’ Up Some Yummy Chablis

Wanna Try Some Killer Cabernet?

Would Ya Look at All This Chardonnay!

Another Egg-ceptional Brunch at Urban Grub

A Case of Cornerstone Reds

A Plethora of Pinot from the Peacocks

Bottles by Booker

Perfect Pinot Noir from Peay Vineyards

AUCTION CATALOG ARCHIVE

Château Léoville Barton
2023

Bubbles & Burgundy

Bubbles & Burgundy
2022

Antinori

Marchesi Antinori
2021

40 l'Eté-du-Vin

40th Anniversary
2019

Women in Wine

Women in Wine
2018

Stars Align

Stars Align
2023

10 Anniversary Pairings

10th Anniversary
2022

Favorite Chefs

Favorite Chefs
2020

Pairings with Charleston

Charleston
2019

Pairings with the Big Easy

The Big Easy
2018