Pairings 2021 Auction Preview

Item 1 – Wine candle threesome

Sit back and enjoy the smell of these three wine candles: Montepulciano, Chablis and Chardonnay, donated by our Sommelier Jerry Siegel

Item 2 – Look and taste of

Uptown Westerville

2 framed 5×7 prints of paintings done by Kellyn Donnely, Blessings Moments Studio, of Uptown Westerville buildings, $20 Espresso Terminal Coffee Shop Uptown Westerville, $50 Northstar gift card, A vintage glow Apple Orchard soy candle created by Ellyn Flynn, Gift cards donated by board members Megan Rand and Barbara Weaver

Item 3 – Relax by the fire

Two handmade Chelsea Park mugs, handmade Chelsea Park butter/cheese server with lid, Stoneware sugar and creamer set, rectangular white glass plate with gold trim and gold feathers, hot cocoa mix, tea, coffee, assorted cookies, honey sticks, orange peel and dark chocolate bar, milk chocolate and dark chocolate Hot Cocoa bombs from Fat Girl Bakery

Item 4 – Let’s talk wine

Marramiero – Inferi Montepulciano D’Abruzzo Riserva 2008 1.5 Liter bottle, Reviews: full body ruby color peppery on the nose and develop in time aromas and black currant and sweet spices. On the palate is round and rich with a well balanced acidity and tannicity. Plum fruit with a smokey raisin later on the palate. Handmade wine stopper in a wooden block

Item 5 – I’ll bring the appetizer

Handmade charcuterie board made from Hackberry wood by Molly Lucien from Logs and Dogs Woodworks, cheese knives set, assortment of crackers, truffle salami nuggets, prosciutto, olives, cheese, red pepper and artichoke bruschetta, sun dried tomatoes with spices, fig and olive tapenade, printed tea towel and grape napkins, Herb Trio soy candles from A Vintage Glow

Item 6 – You bring the salad

Black wood salad bowl, round wood branch handle tray with five cutouts, great for additional toppings for your salad, birch and silver salad servers, oil and vinegar bottles, assortment of toppings, bottle of olive oil and balsamic vinegar from Twist on Olives, Floral Trio soy candles from A Vintage Glow

Item 7 – Dinner for 8

Imagine hosting a dinner and being your own guest, Jerry Siegel our Sommelier will prepare a feast for you and 7 of your guests at your home, Jerry will provide the place settings, glassware, dishes, wine, prepare the meal, discuss the wines and clean up. The higher the bid the better the wines. Due to Covid 19 all guidelines of social distancing and safety will be followed depending on when you decide to claim your certificate.

Item 8 – Wine art

12×24 piece of art depicting a wine scene painted by local artist Don Wilkins. Reverse painting on glass – acrylic paint on the back of a glass pane. The window frame and two layers of glass provide depth with a distinct foreground and scenic background. donated by board member Beth Weinhardt

Item 9 – Not soon enough!

Imagine a stay for 6 at the Marriott Grande Vista, Orlando, relax by the pool, enjoy dining, golf and the various activities in close proximity. There are some stipulations since this is a timeshare. Details provided by George Pilcher. Travel needs to be taken by the end of December 2021. This package does not include airfare.

Item 10 – Can’t have enough wine

Be adventurous and try some different wines donated by George Pilcher and David Cocuzzi
1- Las Barracas 2011 Gran Reserva, Tempranillo Cabernet Sauvignon, deep dark taste, oaky, blackberry, leather/smokey notes
2 – Ermita de San Lorenzo 2010 Red Wine Campo de Borja oaky, earthy, black fruit notes
3 – Dolcetto d’Alba 2017 Italian red, black fruit, earthy, red fruit notes notes
4 – Château Peyrat Graves Rouge 2016 (France) Blend of Merlot, Cabernet Sauvignon, Cabernet Franc bold fruit, light on tanin, nice after decanting earthy, oaky black cherry notes

Item 11 – Buckeyes and Snacks

Growler from Temperance Brewing in Uptown Deli, two OSU pilsner glasses, buckeye coasters, block O wood cheese board, Buckeye fleece neck/face mask, Buckeye fleece scarf donated by Jerry Siegel, popcorn from Shirley’s popcorn shop and box of buckeyes. $30 Uptown Deli and Brew gift certificate donated by board member Barbara Weaver, $10 Roots gift certificate Uptown Westerville