World of Pinot Noir “Hollywood & Wine Seminar”
February 28 - March 1, 2014Time:
Various - please see website for details
Address & LocationBacara Resort
8301 Hollister Ave, Goleta, 93117
/ DetailsIt’s Sideways vs. SOMM in a blind tasting seminar throw down that includes a lunch prepared by Hitching Post II restaurant owner, Frank Ostini. Sunset Magazine Wine Editor Sara Schneider moderates, and includes panelists Brian McClintic MS and DLynn Proctor representing the movie SOMM, and Chris Burroughs (Chris from Sanford in Sideways) and Gray Hartley (Hitching Post winemaker) representing the movie Sideways, (celebrating its 10th Anniversary). Each panelist provides 1 wine of their choice to be blind tasted by everyone on the panel as well as audience members, who are competing against each other to correctly identify the wines. Ms. Schneider will lead a discussion on what these two movies tell us about the position and power of wine in our culture based on the panelists’ experiences being in the films.