DESTIN, FL, Feb. 14 /CNW/ - Maximilian J. Riedel is scheduled to lead a
unique wine seminar at The Palms of Destin Resort and Conference Center
on February 28.
Riedel is an 11th generation glassmaker and the CEO of Riedel Crystal of America. He is
the designer of the globally successful "O" Line and two of the best
selling decanter designs. His visit to Florida's Emerald Coast is part
of a series of events for the Destin Charity Wine Auction Foundation
(DCWAF) and will benefit local children's charities.
"Riedel is the Rolls Royce of stemware and to have Maximilian Riedel
participate is a rare experience. This is the first time a member of
the Riedel family has visited northwest Florida and hosted a seminar,"
DCWAF Executive Director Todd Vucovich said.
Riedel will demonstrate the relationship between the shape of a glass
and its impact on the consumer's wine experience. The seminar will
feature wines from Husic Vineyards, Domaine Serene, Jarvis Winery, Justin Vineyards & Winery & Trimbach.
The seminar will run from 5:30- 7:30 p.m., is $100 per person and
includes a four piece Vinum XL Tasting Set. Additional tasting sets
and the wines featured at the seminar may be purchased for special
rates at the event through Chan's Wine World. Tickets may be purchased
by calling 850-650-3732.
The seminar is presented by Destin Charity Wine Auction Foundation, Riedel Crystal of America, Chan's Wine World and The Palms of Destin Resort and Conference Center in Destin, Florida.
About Destin Charity Wine Auction Foundation:
Since 2005, the Destin Charity Wine Auction Foundation has worked to
incorporate the best elements of the Emerald Coast's culture into the
act of raising money for children in need through superb wine and food
events. After only five years of fundraising the organization has
raised nearly $4 million impacting the lives of countless children and
solidifying its place on the map as one of the most successful
non-profit organizations in the Southeast. For more information, visit DCWAF.org and facebook.com/DCWAF.
SOURCE Destin Charity Wine Auction Foundation
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