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Thursday, March 31, 2011

The Robert Mondavi Discover Wine Tour Brings California Wine Country to Scottsdale

Robert Mondavi Family of Wines Brings Nationwide Tour to Great Arizona Picnic

WHAT/WHO:
California wine country is heading to Phoenix with the fifth annual Robert Mondavi Discover Wine tour. Guests are invited
to join Robert Mondavi wine experts at Great Arizona Picnic to learn anything and everything – from winemaking to wine
pairing. Great Arizona Picnic is the first stop on the nationwide Robert Mondavi Discover Wine tour bringing an interactive
and educational wine experience to consumers. Great Arizona Picnic will be held at the Scottsdale Civic Center and is one ofthe city’s premier food and wine tasting events.

WHY:
The Robert Mondavi Discover Wine Tour fulfills Robert Mondavi’s vision of enriching life by embracing wine, food and
the arts as an integral part of gracious living. Great Arizona Picnic will also feature a feast of delectable food and musical
entertainment.

WHERE/WHEN:

Great Arizona Picnic
Scottsdale Civic Center Plaza
7380 E. 2nd St.
Scottsdale, AZ 85251

INTERVIEW/PHOTOGRAPH OPPORTUNITIES:
• Educational experts from Robert Mondavi Wines will be available for both onsite and in-studio interviews
• Talk to wine enthusiasts and novice consumers attending the event for their perspective

ROBERT MONDAVI DISCOVER WINE ATTRACTIONS:
• The Robert Mondavi Wine and Cooking Stage – Guests can participate in wine tasting and cooking demonstrations
with some of the best local chefs and wine experts
• Essence Station: Before wine sampling, guests will be encouraged to stimulate their senses and become acquainted
with essences – the subtle aromas and flavors found in every glass of wine
• Interactive iPad station-For guests to learn more about the tour, the interactive iPad station will provide access to
email recipes and wine pairings, see photos of past events and view tasting notes from the wines tasted at on the
tour
• Guests will be able to watch exclusive video footage on the set, giving a look into how Robert Mondavi
revolutionized the American wine industry and winemaking
• Wine Tasting Seminars featuring wines from Robert Mondavi Winery and Robert Mondavi Private Selection

Robert Mondavi Discover Wine
Saturday, 4/9: 12 p.m. – 9 p.m.
Sunday, 4/10: 12 p.m. – 6 p.m.

Tickets
On or Before March 4th: $7.50
After March 4th: $10
(additional $5 for Discover Wine
ticket and $1 for tastings)
The Winos' said...

Thanks for sharing this post! Wish we didn't have plans for that weekend...we love AZ!!!'

Great blog by the way :-)

 
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