22nd Annual

Educational Taste of Excellence

Educational Taste of Excellence:
Wine Tasting, Spirits & Jazz

22nd Annual Scholarship Fundraiser: Save The Date

The 22nd Annual Educational Taste of Excellence: Wine Tasting, Spirits & Jazz event will be held on Saturday, March 11, 2017 from 6 pm -10 pm at the SLS Las Vegas.

The event is sponsored by Lee’s Discount Liquor, and Southern Glazer’s Wine & Spirits. Tickets are $70.00 in advance, $80.00 at the door. Tickets can be purchased online in January 2017 and will be available at Lee’s Discount Liquor. Call CDF at (702) 646-2615 for more info or email info@cdfnv.org

Fundraiser Highlights

Champagne Toast: An Educational “Toast” to Excellence will take place at the beginning of the event.

Wine Tasting: Guests will be dressed in understated elegant, evening attire while sampling over 110 domestic and imported wines from over 25 wineries.

Featuring: Altos De San Isidro, Torrontes, Argentina; Riesling – Germany; Cabernet Sauvignon – California, Sangiovese – Italy, Sauvignon Blanc –  New Zealand; and Centanany Hill, Shiraz; Conundrum, White Blend;  Groth, Sauvignon Blanc; Primus Red Blend,  Chile;   Meiomi,  Pinot Noir; Mer Soleil, Unoaked Chardonnay; Evolution White Blend; Daou Cabernet Sauvignon; Coppola, Cabernet Sauvignon; Chateau Bonnet, Bordeaux; Joseph Drouhin; and Stags Leap

Food Tasting: Sample foods prepared by restaurants and catering businesses; and pair with selected wines.

Live and Silent Auction: Guests will have the opportunity  to bid on items donated by various hotels & casinos, airlines, restaurants, golf, and ski resorts, etc.

Live Jazz: Saxophonist Darren Motamedy www.darrenmotamedy.com

Scholarship Recipients: Scholarship recipients will be introduced and recognized for their academic achievement.