A Taste of Sonoma: November 2012

Arts Umbrella proudly hosted two back-to-back wine events as part of Wine Arts 2012: A Taste of Sonoma, together raising over $70,000 in net proceeds for the kids of Arts Umbrella.

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On November 13, nearly 100 guests gathered for two simultaneous winemakers’ dinners at Brix Restaurant and Wine Bar hosted by Mike and Tara of the Mike and Tara in the Morning Show on QM/FM. Between the two dinners, guests enjoyed wines from nine esteemed Sonoma wineries expertly paired with four elegant courses by Brix Executive Chef, Chris Bisaro.

On November 14, Arts Umbrella welcomed 300 guests to enjoy a selection of extraordinary Sonoma wines at Sutton Place Hotel hosted by CTV News Anchor Coleen Christie.

2012 Committee Members
Co-chairs: Richard Deacon and Deborah Louvier
Committee Members: Diane Ball, Stephanie Brown, Julie Catlin, Helen Chester, Martine Cunliffe, Gurjit Dhillon, Tim Engelbert, Erin Gawne, Tia Moras, Rory O’Connor, Jim Parrett, Colin Simpson, Beverley Steinhoff


A Taste of Sonoma: $65
Sonoma Winemakers Dinner: $150

Thank you for your interest in Arts Umbrella’s Wine Arts. Online ticket sales are now closed. Tickets for A Taste of Sonoma will be available at the door. See you there!

2012 Participating Wineries

Sonoma Winemakers Dinner Featured Wineries:

Pre-Dinner Reception: Davis Bynum

Option A: Brix Courtyard
Dry Creek Vineyard, J Vineyards & Winery, Kunde Family Estate, Rodney Strong

Option B: Brix Dining Room
Dutcher Crossing Winery, Foppiano Vineyards, Laurel Glen Vineyard, Siduri Wines

A Taste of Sonoma Participating wineries:
Benovia Winery, Davis Bynum, Dry Creek Vineyard, Dutcher Crossing Winery, Ehret Family Winery, Ferrari-Carano Vineyards and Winery, Folie a Deux Winery, Foppiano Vineyards, J Vineyards & Winery, Kendall-Jackson, Kosta Browne Winery, Kunde Family Estate, Laurel Glen Vineyard, MacRostie Winery and Vineyards, Pedroncelli Winery, Pezzi King Vineyards, Rodney Strong Vineyards, Schug Carneros Estate Winery, Seghesio Family Vineyards, Siduri Wines / Novy Family Winery


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Date & Time: Location: Event Information:
November 13
Winemakers' dinners
Brix Restaurant and Wine Bar
November 14
A Taste of Sonoma
Sutton Place Hotel