Celebrity Chef Dinner & Big Bottle Live Auction
San Diego , California, USA
Join nationally acclaimed Celebrity Chefs and 15 legendary wineries in an unforgettable dining experience. Your evening begins at the events reception where you will collect your bidder paddles, sample a few fresh oysters from Carlsbad Aquafarm and indulge at the Bubble Bar alongside a vast display of tray passed hors doeuvres.
At 6:00, the Live Auction begins where upwards of 25 magnificent wine lots will be sold. The auction is moderated by Master Sommelier Joseph Spellman. Auction proceeds benefit culinary and enology scholarships awarded by the American Institute of Wine & Food and the Chaîne des Rôtisseurs.
At 7:30, guests are invited into the main dining area where you will be hosted by one of 15 prestigous wineries, each course expertly prepared by one of our Celebrity Chefs and paired with one of the wineries flagship vintages and varietals.
Celebrity Chefs: Gale Gand, Suzette Gresham, Bernard Guillas, Peng S. Looi, Alex Stupak, Robert Wiedmaier, & Roy Yamaguchi Venue
Marriott Marquis & Marina Times
5:30 pm – 10:00 pm Admission & Parking
Attire: Upscale Chic
Ticket Price: $250/seat or 3,000 for VIP Table for Ten