Harvest 2009: David Family Wines Event, An Evening of Provincial Decadence (Yup, That's What They Call It)
Harvest 2009, billed as "An Evening of Provincial Decadence," is a celebration of food and wine to be held this Saturday to launch David Family Wines; the event benefits two California causes, Habitat for Humanity and Learning Rights. David Family Wines has built their four year-old company around master winemakers, using grapes from the best California vineyards--and helping to build homes.
The company has set up a partnership with Habitat for Humanity San Francisco (they are working on finalizing a similar partnership with Habitat Los Angeles), where "Every Bottle Matters." Each bottle is labeled with a number, which can be entered on the David Family website, so that wine purchasers can "meet" the family and home project benefited by the purchase of that specific bottle.
Invitation to a juicy event--"An evening of provincial decadence"
David Family Wines
Harvest 2009 celebrates the release of David Family Wines first two wines, a 2005 Merlot from Napa Valley, and a 2006 Pinot Noir from the Santa Lucia Highlands. Chef Eric Kelley, of the Cheese Store of Beverly Hills, will prepare a wine-paired 3-course dinner for the event, which will be held at the (not usually open to the public) historic Gilmore Adobe in the Grove. The event also includes live music and a silent auction.
More information about Davis Family Wines at davidfamily.com. Click here to get details & purchase tickets for Harvest 2009, which is this Saturday, August 22, at 7 p.m.