10th Annual Cabernet Shootout ~Special Trade Session

Wine Trade & Media Only
Monday, March 14th
11:30am – 4:30pm
Atlantis Casino Resort Spa
3800 S. Virginia Street
Reno, Nevada 89502
775.825.4700

Cabernet Workshop
11:30am-1:00pm
Party of Five
The great red wines of Bordeaux are often blends of five classic grapes – Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, Cabernet Franc, Malbec, and Petit Verdot. At this workshop, we will taste some great examples of wines made from these grapes. The winemakers will then discuss their blends and why they believe they have created the best wines possible from the Bordeaux varietals.

Blind Tasting
1:00pm-2:00pm
Blind taste twelve of the top-rated wines from the 10th Annual Cabernet Shootout. Taste the selected wines and pit your palates against the expert panel of judges. Rate your preferences and vote for your favorites.

Cabernet Cabaret Grand Tasting
2:00pm-4:30pm
Taste award winning wines from the 10th Annual Cabernet Shootout and other icon wines that are important to the Reno scene. Meet winemakers and discuss one on one their approach and philosophy to winemaking.

Qualified Trade and Media ~ Please!
Call 707-874-1975 to reserve your ticket. Tickets will be available online shortly.

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