HDH Wine

A Wine Affair With Grae Verlin 

Saturday, December 1st, 2007

10:00am Auction Room
11:00am ET “Wine Affair”

W New York Union Square
Great Room
201 Park Ave South, New York

Cost: $150 

Grae Verlin will host a festive and educational wine event that will offer the opportunity to sample over 30 exciting and affordable wines as well as rare collectibles from Bordeaux, Burgundy and the Rhone Valley. Leading sommeliers, including top New York sommelier Eric Zillier, and other wine professionals will be on hand to discuss the wines and answer auction-related questions. Guests will have the chance to enjoy sampling Grae’s innovative wine pairings with the cuisine of celebrated chef Todd English. Fine cheeses from Artisanal Fromagerie and Bistro and a delicious Hershey’s chocolate station featuring Hershey’s Cacao Reserve will also be offered. QCigar Company will demonstrate the art of hand-rolled cigars. The event, held at the W Hotel Union Square New York, will take place simultaneously during the live Hart Davis Hart auction of the Verlin Collection in Chicago. Attendees in New York will have the opportunity to participate in the auction action by bidding in real-time over the Internet at www.hdhlive.com while the hammer falls in Chicago.

Auction Room
1990 J. Lassalle Brut, Cuvée Angeline
1989 Château Montrose
1996 Château Léoville-Poyferré
1999 Gevrey-Chambertin
Claude Dugat
2002 Chablis, Blanchots
François Raveneau
1990 Châteauneuf du Pape
Château Beaucastel

Rhône Valley
2004 Côte-Rôtie Le Seigneur J-M Gerin
2004 Côte-Rôtie Robert Jasmin
2005 Crozes-Hermitage
Cuvée Albéric Bouvet Gilles Robin
2003 St. Joseph Clos de Cuminaille Pierre Gaillard
2004 Châteauneuf-du-Pape Chaupin Domaine de la Janasse
2004 Châteauneuf-du-Pape
Domaine de Marcoux
2004 Rasteau Gourt de Mautens
2004 Gigondas Cuvée Valbelle Château St. Cosme

Burgundy
2004 Meursault-Charmes
Coche-Bouillot
2005 Chassagne-Montrachet Caillerets Guy Amiot
2004 Chablis Montée de Tonnerre Maison Verget
2006 Puligny-Montrachet Paul Pernot
2005 Gevrey-Chambertin Craipillot Domaine Drouhin-Laroze
2005 Nuits-St. Georges Coeur des Roches Frederic Magnien
2005 Vosne-Romanée Domaine
Gros Frères et Soeur
2005 Morey-St. Denis En la Rue de Vergy Domaine Lignier-Michelot

Bordeaux
2000 Château L’Arrosée St. Emilion
2003 Château Lascombes Margaux
2002 Château Pichon-Longueville Comtesse de Lalande Pauillac
2002 Château Pape-Clément Graves
2003 Château Langoa-Barton St. Julien
2004 Château Léoville-Barton St. Julien
2004 Pavillon Rouge du Château Margaux
2001 Château Batailley Pauillac

Dessert Wine
1988 Château Rieussec