150th anniversary of the Vinos de los Herederos del Marqués de Riscal winery in Rioja

To celebrate the 150th anniversary of the Vinos de los Herederos del Marqués de Riscal winery in Rioja, Spain a super vinatge weekend is being hosted by The Luxury Collection and Christie’s auction house.

The weekends highlights will be a gala dinner and live charity auction, conducted by Christie’s, featuring wines and exclusive Luxury Collection experiences from around the globe. The estimated proceeds of between € 80,000 and € 130,000 will be donated to charity.

The Super Vintage Weekend begins Friday, October 24th until Sunday 26th October.

The weekend will feature:
· culinary delights prepared under the guidance of Michelin-starred Chef Francis Paniego,
· the chance to sample a range of vintage Marqués de Riscal wines
· a range of Vinotherapie treatments available throughout the weekend in the hotel’s own Caudalie Vinothérapie Spa
· the opportunity to attend a series of lectures on wine, regional art, design and architecture.

The two night weekend costs €2,495 per person or a special package is available for €250.00 per person to attend the gala dinner and Superlot Live Auction only.

Posted by Rachel Webb on August 22, 2008 in Wine, Spirits & Liquids

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