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A Good Thing Growing - February 12, 2011 - Charles Krug Winery



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1. Pour Some Sugar On Me                       14. Fund a Need

2. Half a Dozen…..                             15. Hot Shot

3. Cindy, Cindy, Cindy!                        16. Let Me Count The Ways

4. I ♥ L.A.                                    17. Que Luxurioso

5. Family Jewels                               18. Super Cabolicious Magnorama

6. C’est Si Bon                                19. Top Chef

7. Napa Valley Escapade                        20. Access: Napa Valley

8. Macho, Macho Men!                           21.   Plan Birthday Party….Check

9. That’s Amore, Bottega Style                 22. Keep on Rockin

10. Tasty Juice                                23. Above It All

11. All I Want For Christmas…..                24. School’s Out for Summer

12. An Apple a Day                             25. Recline at Incline

13. Behind-the-Scenes                          26. Rocky Mountain High




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1. Pour Some Sugar On Me
Have a homemade dessert delivered to you once a month for an entire year. Co-op
teachers Maureen and Christie will make the tasty treats and deliver them to your home.
You will also get a commemorative pie plate and a set of eight dessert plates decorated by
Co-op kids with the help of local artist Nikki Ballere Callnan.

Donors: Maureen Kelly, Christie Molinari, Nikki Ballere Callnan

Opening bid: $150




2. Half a Dozen…..
Take home a six-pack from each of these prestigious wineries.

2000   Abreu Madrona Ranch Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon, six bottles, 750 ml
2006   Kristine Ashe Vineyards Entre Nous Cabernet Sauvignon, six bottles, 750 ml
2007   Bartz-Allen Winery Sonoma Coast Pinot Noir, six bottles, 750 ml
2005   Clark-Claudon Vineyards Estate Cabernet Sauvignon, two bottles, 750 ml
2006   Clark-Claudon Vineyards Estate Cabernet Sauvignon, two bottles, 750 ml
2007   Clark-Claudon Vineyards Estate Cabernet Sauvignon, two bottles, 750 ml
2007   Orin Swift Papillon, six bottles, 750 ml
2005   Tournesol Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon and Proprietary Blend, six bottles, 750 ml

Donors: Abreu Vineyards, Kristine Ashe Vineyards, Bartz-Allen Winery, Clark-Claudon
Vineyards, Orin Swift, Tournesol Vineyards

Opening bid: $1,000




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3. Cindy, Cindy, Cindy!
The ultimate Napa Valley progressive dinner for 6! After you and your 5 guests are picked
up at your Napa Valley locations in a chauffeur-driven car, enjoy a glass of wine as you
head out to begin the evening’s culinary adventure. First stop, Go Fish, where you will
enjoy oysters and Rivers-Marie Chardonnay along with sushi and Jones Family Sauvignon
Blanc. Then up the road to Cindy’s Backstreet Kitchen for comfort food bites, such as
rabbit tostada and stuffed piquillo peppers paired with Aston Estate Pinot Noir and Rivers-
Marie Pinot Noir. Finally, you’ll head south to Mustards Grill to enjoy some Truck Stop
Deluxe paired with Outpost Zinfandel and Casa Piena Cabernet Sauvignon. Don’t forget
to save room for a ridiculously tall and scrumptious lemon-lime tart for dessert – Bon
Appétit!

One 750 ml bottle of each wine to be included with dinner:
2009 Jones Family Vineyards Sauvignon Blanc
2009 Rivers-Marie Chardonnay
2009 Aston Estate Pinot Noir
2009 Rivers-Marie Pinot Noir
2008 Outpost Howell Mountain Zinfandels
2008 Casa Piena Estate Cabernet Sauvignon

To commemorate this special evening, you take home a collection of cookbooks
autographed by Cindy Pawlcyn.
Luxury transportation for the evening provided by Holme Grown Tours, an eco-friendly
tour company sporting a Mercedes BlueTEC SUV powered by bio-diesel.
Restrictions: Must be scheduled on a mutually agreeable date by February 12, 2012. Additional beverages
and gratuities not included. Menu is pre set. Car and driver limited to si hours.

Donors: Thomas Brown & Genevieve Welsh, Cindy’s Backstreet Kitchen, Go Fish,
Mustards Grill, Holme Grown Tours

Opening bid: $1,000




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4. I   ♥ L.A.
Spend two nights in Los Angeles and experience LA as you never have before!
      Two-night stay at the Mondrian Hotel
      $300 gift card to Skybar at the Mondrian Hotel
      $500 gift card to Agua Spa at the Mondrian Hotel
      $350 gift card toward dinner at Mozza
      Exclusive access and member-only tickets for dinner and a show at The Magic Castle
      $300 gift card towards dinner at The Magic Castle
      Roman Coppola’s retro limousine and driver for the evening
      Hair color session with Louis Licari

You will stay at the luxurious and hip Mondrian Hotel in the heart of West Hollywood.
Recently rejuvenated, the Mondrian is one of the original luxury boutique hotels and
captures everything the Sunset Strip stands for – excitement, sophistication, and glamour.
While you are here, relax and enjoy two spa treatments at the hotel’s Agua Spa.
Your stay wouldn’t be complete without experiencing the true Hollywood scene at Skybar.
Boasting some of the finest views of Los Angeles, Skybar, an open-air, ivy-covered pavilion
perched above the Mondrian’s pool and outdoor living room, has been the spot for the
hottest Los Angeles nightlife from the day it opened.
One evening, Roman Coppola (yes, that Coppola), will send his 1968 Lincoln limousine to
pick you up and take you to The Magic Castle. At this private magic club, where you will
enjoy exclusive, member-only access, you will have dinner and witness one of the best
magic shows in the country. The Magic Castle is the world’s most famous magic club and
the showplace for some of the greatest magicians.
Your LA experience isn’t over yet! One day you will have an exclusive hair color session
with Sofia Coppola’s hair colorist – Louis Licari, also known as the ―King of Color‖ and
The Today Show’s makeover expert. That night dine at Mario Batali and Nancy Silverton’s
Osteria Mozza, definitely one of the hottest restaurant’s in Los Angeles.
Restrictions: Louis Licari session must be scheduled by August 30, 2011 on a mutually agreeable date.
Mondrian Hotel stay must be redeemed by February 12, 2012. Tax, additional hotel
expenses/services and gratuities not included. Does not include airfare.
Donors: Louis Licari, Mondrian Hotel, Roman Coppola, Sofia Coppola, Safe Harbor
Winery
Opening bid: $2,000

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5. Family Jewels
A collection of magnums produced by Co-op families past and present.

2007   Arietta Quartet
2008   Black Sears Estate Zinfandel
2007   Boeschen Vineyards Estate Cabernet Sauvignon
2006   Charles Krug Vintage Selection Cabernet Sauvignon
2007   Chiarello Family Vineyard Felicia Old Vine Zinfandel
2007   D-Cubed Cellars Napa Valley Zinfandel
2006   Guilliams Vineyards Estate Cabernet Sauvignon
2006   Ilsley Vineyards Seis Primas
2006   Judd’s Hill Cabernet Sauvignon
2007   Lewelling Ranch Cabernet Sauvignon
2008   Moffett Vineyards Screenplay
2006   Olabisi Petite Sirah
2006   O’Shaughnessey Estate Winery Howell Mountain Cabernet Sauvignon
2009   Orin Swift Prisoner
2009   Robert Sinskey Vineyards Los Carneros Pinot Blanc
2005   Robert Sinskey Vineyards ―SLD‖ Cabernet Sauvignon
2007   Saunter Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon
2007   Stanton Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon
2005   Terra Valentine Cabernet Sauvignon, signed

Donors: Arietta, Black Sears Estate, Boeschen Vineyards, Charles Krug Winery, Chiarello
Family Vineyards, D-Cubed Cellars, Guilliams Vineyards, Ilsley Vineyards, Judd’s Hill,
Lewlling Vineyards, Moffett Vineyards, Olabisi Wines, O’Shaughnessey Estate Winery,
Orin Swift, Robert Sinskey Vineyards, Saunter Wines, Stanton Vineyards, Terra Valentine

Opening bid: $1,000




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6. C’est Si Bon
You are invited to dine at Ma(i)sonry’s beautifully restored Burgundy House, full of wine,
art, and antique furniture. You and nine of your guests will dine al fresco at the huge
redwood table. Relax by the fire pit in a comfortable chair with a knockout glass of wine
before and after dinner. Your senses will soar as you experience dinner prepared by Chef
Patrick Kelly of Angèle Restaurant. Wines for dinner to include Blackbird Vineyards,
Ma(i)sonry, and Lail Vineyards. Take home a magnum of 2008 Pott Wine ―Actaeo‖ Stag’s
Leap Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon.

Restrictions: Dinner to be held on a mutually agreeable date in Spring or Summer of 2011, excluding
Friday and Saturday nights.

Donors: Aaron Pott Wines, Angèle Restaurant & Bar, Blackbird Vineyards, Lail Vineyards,
Ma(i)sonry

Opening bid: $2,000




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7. Napa Valley Escapade
Two couples will escape to the Napa Valley for the ultimate wine country weekend.

Lot details include:
    Two nights at Terra Valentine for two couples
    Dinner for four people at REDD Napa Valley
    Tour, tasting, and lunch at Behrens Family Winery + 3L bottle of 2007 Erna Schein
      ―Blender Boy‖ Red Wine
    Tour and tasting at Buehler Vineyards
    Lunch and four, 60-minute massages at Meadowood Napa Valley
    Four hours of transportation in a Pure Luxury sedan

Terra Valentine is a magical spot, 2,000 feet above the Napa Valley floor. The winery
features native-stonewalls, stained glass windows, and wood paneling imported from
London for Hearst Castle. Two couples will spend two nights in the private guest rooms
on this beautiful estate.

One day you will visit the Behrens Family Winery for an exclusive tour, tasting, and lunch.
To commemorate your visit, take home a 3 liter bottle of Erna Schein ―Blender Boy‖ Red
Wine. That afternoon you will have exclusive access to one of the most beautiful estates in
the Napa Valley with a private tour and tasting at Buehler Vineyards.

The next day head over to Meadowood Napa Valley for lunch and four, 60-minute
massages. End the perfect day with dinner at one of Napa Valley’s hottest restaurants,
REDD Napa Valley.
Restrictions: Must book on a mutually agreeable date and time by February 2012, subject to availability.
Dinner at REDD does not include beverages, tax or gratuities. Pure Luxury sedan does not include
chauffeur fee.

Donors: Behrens Family Winery, Buehler Vineyards, Meadowood Napa Valley, Pure
Luxury, REDD Napa Valley, Terra Valentine

Opening bid: $3,200




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8. Macho, Macho Men!
Five handy Tuesday/Thursday Co-op Dads who know their tools would be happy to
provide a weekend’s worth of help with projects in the home. Whether it’s building a small
chicken coop, dog run, or just general work around the house, these men are armed with
tool belts and the desire to get things done.

Restrictions: Must be scheduled on mutually agreeable dates.

Donors: Josh Clark, Judd Finkelstein, Brian Forgie, Jon Jones, Brandt Wilson

Opening bid: $500




9. That’s Amore, Bottega Style
Travel the regions of Italy in a specially designed wine-pairing dinner created by Chef
Michael Chiarello. Experience the perfect pairings of this Chef's Tasting Menu with
exciting wines from around Italy. You're sure to discover little known gems as well as
encounter some famous wines during this one-of-a-kind experience.

Restrictions: To be scheduled on a mutually agreeable date by December 9, 2011. Michael Chiarello’s
participation is not guaranteed.

Donors: Michael & Eileen Chiarello, Bottega Restaurant

Opening bid: $900




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10.    Tasty Juice
2007   Anomaly Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon, 1.5L
2005   Araujo Estate Wines Cabernet Sauvignon Eisele Vineyard, 1.5L
2007   Blankiet Estate Proprietary Red Wine, 1.5L
2007   Dalla Valle Vineyards ―Maya‖, 1.5L
2005   Dana Estate Helms Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon, 1.5L
2007   Futo Oakville Red Wine, 1.5L
2008   Grace Family Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon, 1000 ml, etched and hand-painted
2006   Jones Family Vineyards Estate Cabernet Sauvignon, 1.5L
2008   Kongsgaard Winery ―The Judge‖ Chardonnay, 1.5L
2006   Revana Family Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon, 1.5L
2006   Sloan Estate, 1.5L
2006   Venge Vineyards Family Reserve Oakville Estate Cabernet Sauvignon, 1.5L

Donors: Anomaly Vineyards, Araujo Estate Wines, Blankiet Estate, Dalla Valle Vineyards,
Dana Estate, Futo, Grace Family Vineyards, Jones Family Vineyards, Kongsgaard Winery,
Revana Family Vineyard, Sloan Estate, Venge Vineyards

Opening bid: $3,000



11. All I Want For Christmas…..

Celebrate the holidays with a special experience at the Cameo Cinema! Your little ones will
visit with Santa Claus and then enjoy a special film screening of Dr. Seuss’ How the Grinch
Stole Christmas and the original classic Frosty the Snowman. Coffee, hot chocolate and treats
provided by Knickerbockers’ Catering. This event date is set for Saturday, December 10,
2011 from 10:00 am – 12:00 pm. Mark your calendars!

Restrictions: Event scheduled for Saturday, December 10, 2011 from 10:00 am – 12:00 pm.

Donors: Cameo Cinema, Cathy Buck, Knickerbockers’ Catering

Buy-a-spot: $45.00 per child, limit 50 children (includes access for one child and one adult).




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12.     An Apple a Day
Experience the original farm-to-table lifestyle! You and one guest will spend a relaxing
weekend at the Schmitt’s Philo Apple Farm. After settling into your cottage, you will enjoy
dinner for two at The Boonville Hotel – also owned by the Schmitt Family. Saturday
morning’s simple repast is followed by a 9 am farm tour. Then you will gather in the
kitchen for a cooking class during which you will prepare your evening meal and a light
lunch. There will be an afternoon break of a couple of hours, then you will reconvene in
the kitchen to finish the dinner preparations. They provide recipes, ingredients and
guidance, and at the end of the day you sit down together and enjoy the fruits of your
labor. Wake up Sunday morning to a simple breakfast and a leisurely day. There is plenty of
time to take a walk or explore the Anderson Valley.

Restrictions: Must be scheduled on mutually agreeable dates by January 2012. Beverages not included at
The Boonville Hotel dinner.

Donors: The Apple Farm, The Boonville Hotel

Opening bid: $800




13.     Behind-the-Scenes
You and 11 of your lucky friends will get an exclusive tour of the Rubicon Estate, one of
the most spectacular and historical properties in the Napa Valley. This lot includes a one-
night stay in the Cow Barn, a private retreat on the Estate. You will have your choice of a
family-style, drop off dinner at the Cow Barn or in the Estate’s Daniel Cellar, prepared by
their winery chef. To top it off, you will experience a private movie screening in Francis
Coppola’s Carriage House screening room.

Restrictions: Event to take place on a mutually agreeable time and must be scheduled by November 15,
2011. The movie will be pre-determined from the Coppola Family library of available films.

Donors: Francis & Eleanor Coppola, Rubicon Estate Winery

Opening bid: $2,500


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14.    Fund a Need
Over the years, the Fund a Need lot has enabled us to complete a number of ambitious
projects to update our school facilities and improve our children’s educational experiences.

This year we are focusing on the heart of the Co-op—the families who make up our
membership. To ensure that our doors are open to all families who want to be a part of
our school, we ask you to raise your paddles to contribute to our scholarship program,
named in honor of Taylor, Ava, and Jude Jacobson.




15.    Hot Shot

A collection of wines all made by Thomas Brown rated 95 – 100 points by Robert Parker!

2008   Casa Piena Estate Cabernet Sauvignon, 750 ml – 95 points
2007   Maybach Materium Weitz Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon, 750 ml – 99 points
2008   Outpost True Vineyard Howell Mountain Cabernet Sauvignon, 750 ml – 96 points
2008   Schrader Georges III Cabernet Sauvignon, 750 ml – 97 points
2008   Schrader Beckstoffer To Kalon Cabernet Sauvignon, 750 ml – 98 points
2008   Schrader CCS Cabernet Sauvignon, 750 ml – 100 points

Donors: Thomas Brown & Genevieve Welsh

Opening bid: $900




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16.     Let Me Count The Ways
What is better than a romantic trip to the Napa Valley? Two romantic trips to the Napa
Valley!

Lot details include:
    One-night stay at The Calistoga Ranch
    Lunch for two and a couple’s Mudslide Spa Treatment at Solage
    Private tour & tasting at Schramsberg Vineyard and a Schramsberg blanc de blanc,
      1.5L bottle
    Two nights at Bardessono Hotel
    $100 gift card towards a dinner for two at Bottega Restaurant and gift basket from
      Napa Style
    Two, 60-minute massages by Co-op parent Emily Guigni (therapist at Calistoga
      Ranch)

Enjoy two fabulous getaways in the Napa Valley. On your first trip, you will stay at the
private and exclusive Calistoga Ranch, an Auberge Resort. Relax at their sister property,
Solage, where you will enjoy lunch and a couple’s ―Mudslide‖ spa treatment. Finish your
day with a tour and tasting at Schramsberg and take home a magnum of Schramsberg blanc
de blanc.

On your second escape, stay two nights at the contemporary and luxurious Bardessono
Hotel in Yountville. Enjoy two, 60-minute massages by massage therapist and Co-op
parent Emily Guigni. Finish your evening with dinner at Michael Chiarello’s Bottega
Restaurant.

Restrictions: Must be scheduled on mutually agreeable dates by February 2012. Bardessono limited to
Sunday – Wednesday only. Calistoga Ranch accommodation valid Sunday – Thursday only. Solage lunch
and spa treatment does not include tax, gratuities, or alcohol.

Donors: Bardessono, Bottega Restaurant, Calistoga Ranch, Emily Giugni, Napa Style,
Solage Resort, Schramsberg Vineyards

Opening bid: $1,800




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17.      Que Luxurioso
Get ready to experience a week of luxurious relaxation at the Capella Pedregal Resort in Cabo San
Lucas.

Lot details include:
     One week stay at the Capella Pedregal Resort in Cabo San Lucas
     Stay in a four bedroom, 4,637 sq ft, villa residence that sleeps eight people
     Private residence includes:
             o Two private plunge pools with ocean views
             o Master Suite with king bed and private terrace
             o Guest Suite with king bed
             o Third & fourth bedrooms each with two queen beds
             o Fully equipped kitchen featuring professional Viking appliances

Capella Pedregal, the premier resort in Cabo San Lucas, sits on the southernmost tip of Mexico's Baja
California Peninsula. Encompassing 24 spectacular mountainside and oceanfront acres, the luxury beach
resort rests at the very point where the Pacific Ocean meets the Sea of Cortez, near the legendary rock
formations known as Land's End.

The Four Bedroom Villa Residence is a single level accommodation featuring an open sitting, living and
dining area that leads onto a large entertainment terrace with private plunge pool. Outfitted with beautiful
interior design, the residence features unique woodwork, murals from local artisans, and color palettes that
mimic the arid beauty of the Cabo San Lucas setting. The large kitchen is fully equipped with Professional
Viking kitchen appliances.

This Villa’s master bedroom suite features a king size bed, fireplace, walk-in closet and bathroom with tub
and a separate walk-in rain shower. This room also has a private plunge pool on the terrace. There is
second king-bedded room which features a fireplace and bathroom with soaking tub and a separate walk-
in rain shower. The third and fourth bedrooms both offer two queen beds and private baths with
showers. All bathrooms feature gorgeous granite countertops and limestone tile mosaic floors.

Although you may never want to leave your villa, the resort offers many luxury amenities such as a state-
of-the-art gym and fitness center. Discover the 12,000 square foot Auriga spa featuring outdoor treatment
rooms, celebrating the beauty of the climate while you renew and relax. Everything you want to pamper
and delight is at Capella Pedregal, but if you feel the need to explore your surroundings, you are only
minutes away from the excitement of downtown Cabo.

Restrictions: Must be scheduled on mutually agreeable dates by March 2012. Does not include airfare, meals or
any additional room charges.

Donors: Capella Pedregal Resort

Opening bid: $6,000

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18.    Super Cabolicious Magnorama
A collection of Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon magnums.

2007   Barbour Vineyards
2008   Black Sears Estate
2006   Bressler Vineyards
2008   Caymus Special Selection
2007   Dalla Valle Vineyards
2007   Herb Lamb Vineyards
2007   Karl Lawrence Cellars
2005   Lamborn Family Vineyards
2006   Miner Family Vineyards Oracle
2006   Neyers
2008   Robert Foley Vineyards Claret
2005   Rubicon Estate Cask
2006   Staglin Family Vineyards Salus

Donors: Barbour Vineyards, Black Sears Estate, Bressler Vineyards, Caymus Vineyards,
Dalla Valle Vineyards, Herb Lamb Vineyards, Karl Lawrence Cellars, Lamborn Family
Vineyards, Miner Family Vineyards, Neyers, Robert Foley Vineyards, Rubicon Estate
Winery, Staglin Family Vineyards

Opening bid: $1,400




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19.     Top Chef
You and nine guests will be invited into Hugh Carpenter’s home in Napa where he will
create a spectacular menu and walk you through the steps of preparing it.

Lot details include:
    Cooking demo and dinner for 10 people
    Wines from the cellar of Kim & George David
    A bottle of 2002 Sine Qua Non Heart Chorea--a Rhone-style wine rated a 99 by
      Robert M. Parker Jr., valued at over $1,500

Hugh Carpenter is one of the most popular and entertaining cooking teachers in America.
In April 2010, Hugh received the ―Cooking Teacher of the Year‖ award from the
International Association of Culinary Professionals. In 36 years of teaching, more than
100,000 students have attended his classes in cooking schools across North America. In
collaboration with his wife, photographer Teri Sandison, Hugh is the author of 15 award-
winning cookbooks.

Hugh will pair his food with wine selections from the cellar of Kim & George David. And
just to take things over the top….George is pulling out a 2002 Sine Qua Non Heart
Chorea--a Rhone-style wine rated a 99 by Robert M. Parker Jr., valued at over $1,500--for
the winning bidder to take home!

Restrictions: Must be scheduled on a mutually agreeable date by June 15, 2011.

Donors: Hugh Carpenter, Kim & George David

Opening bid: $2,000




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20.     Access: Napa Valley
Pamper yourself, Napa Valley style.

Lot details include:
    Two nights at the Auberge du Soleil resort
    Dinner for two at the Auberge du Soleil restaurant
    Two, 60-minute massages at the Auberge du Soleil spa
    Lunch at The French Laundry restaurant
    Private tour and tasting at the Wolf Family Estate + one 750 ml bottle each 2007
      Estate Cabernet Sauvignon and 2007 Estate Cabernet Franc in a wooden box
    Private tour and tasting at Gargiulo Winery
The winning bidder will enjoy two fabulous nights at Auberge du Soleil, the world-
renowned Relais & Châteaux resort honored in
Travel + Leisure’s ―500 World’s Best Hotels.‖
Start off with a rare visit to the Wolf Family Vineyards Estate in St. Helena for a private
tour and tasting, and take home one 750 ml bottle each 2007 Estate Cabernet Sauvignon
and 2007 Estate Cabernet Franc in a wooden box. Continue on your journey of excellence
and experience lunch for two at the legendary French Laundry restaurant.

The next day visit the highly acclaimed Gargiulo Winery in Oakville for a private tour and
tasting. That evening enjoy dinner for two at the romantic Auberge du Soleil restaurant,
awarded one star by the Michelin Guide San Francisco, Bay Area & Wine Country 2007.

During your stay, indulge yourself with two, 60-minute massages in the luxurious and
exclusive Auberge du Soleil spa.

Restrictions: Must be scheduled on mutually agreeable dates by March 2012. Auberge du Soleil stay,
dinner and spa services valid Sunday – Thursday, August – October and holidays excluded. Dinners do
not include beverages, tax and gratuity. Spa service does not include gratuities. French Laundry reservations
not included.

Donors: Auberge du Soleil, The French Laundry, Gargiulo Winery, Claude & Alexandrine
Rouas, Wolf Family Vineyards Estate

Opening bid: $1,800



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21.     Plan Birthday Party….Check!
Throwing the perfect birthday party has never been easier! Just invite 10 kids to the St.
Helena Fire Department (or anywhere you choose up Valley). They will be entertained by
rides on the antique fire truck and a fire hose experience. Gott’s Roadside will provide the
lunch, guaranteed to please even the pickiest eaters. Each child will take home a goodie
bag provided by the St. Helena Fire Department. All you have to do is bring the cake!

Restrictions: Must be scheduled on a mutually agreeable date and time.

Donors: St. Helena Fire Department, Gott’s Roadside

Opening bid: $400




22.     Keep on Rockin

Bring your dancing shoes for the best party of the year! The annual rock concert benefit,
held at the Smith Ranch on September 24, 2011, will be as rowdy as ever this year and all
for a great cause. Support the St. Helena Co-op and the St. Helena Public Schools at the
same time by attending this memorable event featuring the ever-popular Wristrocket.
Listen to our local rockers play up a storm while you enjoy wines from Hourglass, Realm,
Switchback and more!

Donors: Carolyn Duryea and Jeff Smith, Hourglass, Realm Cellars, Switchback Ridge

Buy-a-spot $300 per couple, $150 per person




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23.     Above It All

Terra Valentine Winery welcomes you and 11 guests for a dinner prepared by Chef
Brandon Sharp of Solbar at Solage Calistoga. The best ingredients. The appropriate
technique. The perfect seasoning. These are the guiding principals of the Solbar kitchen.
Chef Brandon Sharp will create a menu to remember paired with Terra Valentine wines.

Located on Spring Mountain, 2,000 feet above the Napa Valley Floor, Terra Valentine is a
magical spot. The winery features native-stone walls, stained glass windows, and wood
paneling imported from London for Hearst Castle. It is THE perfect setting for this
spectacular evening.

Restrictions: Must be scheduled on a mutually agreeable date and time.

Donors: Brandon Sharp, Solbar at Solage Calistoga, Terra Valentine Winery

Opening bid: $2,000




24.     School’s Out for Summer

What better way to kick off summer than with a BBQ and swim party at the beautiful Ashe
property in Oakville? This party on May 22, 2011, will include a lifeguarded swim,
traditional BBQ fare, kids’ activities, and music provided by DJ Rivelino dos Santos Silva.
The only thing you need to bring are towels!

Restrictions: This date is set for Sunday, May 22, 2011 from 12 – 4 pm. $100 per family (limited to
two adults, two kids).

Donors: Kristine Ashe, Rivelino dos Santos Silva

Buy-a-spot: $100 per family




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25.     Recline at Incline

Take your family to the lake for a few days. Incredible views are the prime focus of this
casual family vacation home. On a clear day, you can see the slopes at Heavenly. Perched
1,000 feet above Lake Tahoe in Incline Village, this home is adjacent to 5,000 acres of
national forest land and is very private. The open floor plan and large deck make this home
a great place for family and friends to gather any season of the year. It has a fully equipped
kitchen, fireplace, pool table, gas and charcoal bbq, three bedrooms, and two bathrooms.
Home is privately owned and not rented out. Get away from it all in Tahoe.

Restrictions: Based upon availability, nights must be booked consecutively by February 29, 2012.

Donors: Betty and Paul Woolls

Opening bid: $1,500




26.     Rocky Mountain High
2007   Arkenstone Obsidian Howell Mountain, 1.5L
2007   Barnett Vineyards Spring Mountain District Cabernet Sauvignon, 1.5L
2001   Black Sears Howell Mountain Vineyards Cabernet Sauvignon, 3L
2006   Clark-Claudon Vineyards Estate Cabernet Sauvignon, 1.5L
2002   Diamond Terrace Diamond Mountain Cabernet Sauvignon 1.5L
2008   Lail Vineyards John Daniel Cuvee, 1.5L
2006   O’Shaughnessy Estate Winery Mt. Veeder Cabernet Sauvignon, 1.5L
2006   Retro Cellars Petite Sirah, 1.5L
2005   Rutherford Grove Estate Reserve Cabernet Sauvignon. 1.5L

Donors: Arkenstone, Barnett Vineyards, Black Sears Vineyards, Clark-Claudon Vineyards, Diamond
Terrace Winery, Lail Vineyards, O’Shaughnessy Estate Winery, Retro Cellars, Rutherford Grove Winery

Opening bid: $800




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