10th Cabernet Shootout Registration Form

Christian O’Kuinghttons, Competition Director is Sommelier d’Hotel, Cellar Master, and Mixologist at the Atlantis Casino Resort Spa in Reno, Nevada.

Dave Preston, Chief Judge is known as the Guru of the Good Life, Co-Host/Chef on Wake-Up Call, and Host Weekend Magazine on KOH AM. Dave is a journalist, fine wine consultant, food and wine educator in northern Nevada, Chaine des Rotisseurs, Board of Directors of the Northern Nevada Wine Association; and in the last twelve years, has hosted more than 300 wine dinners in Nevada and California.
Barbara Drady is CEO & Chief Wine Evangelist, Affairs of the Vine

Christian, Dave & Barbara invite you to submit your Bordeaux-style wines:
Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc and Cabernet Blends to the
10th Anniversary Cabernet Shootout
Celebrating 10 Years of Cabernet Winemaking Excellence

Fill out the form below to register and submit your wines

We respectfully request that your wines be received by January 24th
Preliminary Tastings Began December 16th and will continue through the end of January
Cabernet Shootout Finals, Atlantis Casino Resort Spa, February 3rd 2016

10th Anniversary Cabernet Shootout Challenge
Atlantis Casino Resort Spa
March 13th – March 14th 2016

*Denotes mandatory entries.


We taste and assess Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc and Cabernet Blends.


*First Name:

*Last Name:




Web site:

Contact Address:




Wines may be entered by the producing winery, custom-crush winery, growers, négociants, distributors, marketing companies, or appropriately designated importers or wholesalers..

Register by January 21, 2016.
Please ship all wine entries prepaid.

Send 4 bottles of each wine entered to:
Affairs of the Vine
696 Elliott Lane
Sebastopol, CA 95472
Wines should be received no later than January 24, 2016.

Wineries must prepay custom fees and transportation charges to Sebastopol, California. We are not a broker and we do not hold an import license.

Wine to be submitted


*Brand Name:(the name of the wine that appears on the label, i.e. Smith Brothers)

We taste and assess Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc and Cabernet Blends.

Vineyard Designation (applicable if the designation appears on the label, i.e. John's Vineyard):


Special Designation (Reserve, Estate, Proprietary Name, etc. – applicable if the designation appears on the label, i.e. Sarah's Blend)

*Vintage: "Vintage" field must contain 4 digits or lower case nv if non vintage.

*Cases Produced:
"Cases Produced" field must contain only digits (with no commas) or lower case na if not available.

*Retail Price USD$:
Please fill in the "Retail Price" field in this format: xxx.xx or xx.xx (with no $ sign symbol)

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