The 25th Annual Vintage Bouquet Food and Wine Extravaganza in Beverly Hills

Proving that good food and wine never go out of style or demand, the Beverly Hills Bar Association’s ever- popular Vintage Bouquet celebrates its 25th anniversary with a very special “edition” of the al fresco food and wine tasting event on Sunday, April 28, 2013, from noon to 4 pm, at the Greystone Mansion in Beverly Hills. Unlimited tastings of exceptional wines and mouth-watering dishes from some of the most renowned restaurants in the area, paired with live and silent auctions and exceptional musical entertainment, are the cornerstone of this signature event described as “enticing” (CBS) “fabulous” (Glass of Win), “serious fun” (Westside Today), and “not to be missed” (Lux Life). Proceeds benefit the Beverly Hills Bar Foundation’s Pro Bono Legal Services Programs including free Wills for Fire Fighters and Emergency Responders, preparing meals once a month for the homeless at Samoshel, free legal monthly legal clinics, free programs for victims of domestic violence and free programs to elementary students about tolerance and to high school students about the law.

“We are pulling out all the stops for the Vintage Bouquet’s 25th Anniversary thanks to the generosity of the restaurants and wineries that partner with the BHBA,” says Leigh Leshner, Barristers Past President and event chair for the ninth year. “There will be innovative dishes prepared with fresh locally-sourced food, award- winning wines, the opportunity to meet top chefs and winemakers and much more. We have expanded the ever popular V.I.P. Martini Bar to include a variety of specialty cocktails and fabulous tastings.”

Featured restaurants providing sweet and savory tastings are Bistrot Bagatelle, Brix Chocolate, Cookie Casa Bakery, Crustacean Beverly Hills, Dandy Don's HomeMade Ice Cream, Fleming's Prime Steakhouse & Wine Bar, Il Fornaio- Beverly Hills, Lawry's The Prime Rib, Lazy Ox Canteen, Lexington Social House, Livello @ L'Ermitage, Momed, Napa Valley Grille, Palomino Restaurant, Ruth's Chris Steak House, STK, The Palm Restaurant and Wood & Vine.

  • Wineries, Spirits and Beverages pouring include: Asahi Shuzo Sake, Astrale e Terra Vineyards, Beekeeper Cellars, DRY Soda Co., Grassini Family Vineyards, Hubert's Lemonade, Lewelling Vineyards, Miner Family Winery, Moreno BHLV, Peju, Palazzo Wine, Quady Winery, Spring Mountain Vineyard, Stella Artois, The Switch, VOSS Water, Whetstone Wine Cellars, Wind Gap, Wines and Wicker Vineyards.
  • The V.I. P. Martini Bar participants include: Bedford & Burns, Bow & Truss, Cooper Spirits, Fever Tree Mixers, Mixology 101, Plan Check Kitchen + Bar, Planet Dailies, Nekter Juice Bar, OMG Chicken and Waffle, Tequila Partida and Wasted Cupcakes.
  • Sponsors include: Wine Glass Sponsor: Elkins Jones Insurance Agency, Inc.; Digital Sponsor:, A Media Temple Company; Jeroboam Sponsor: Beverly Hills Chamber of Commerce; V.I.P. Martini Lounge Sponsors: Nemecek & Cole; Law Offices of Jonathan Franklin; Mercedes-Benz of Beverly Hills: Oldman, Cooley, Sallus, Gold, Birnberg & Coleman LLP; Cask Sponsor: Rosen Saba LLP; Media Sponsor: 100.3 FM The Sound; Magnum Sponsors: Reuben Raucher & Blum; Strategic Valuation Group, LLC; US Bank; Champagne Sponsors: A Treasured Nurse, Inc.; AKA Beverly Hills; Danning, Gill, Diamond & Kollitz, LLP; Navigant Consulting, Inc.; Mehry Ziai—Keller Williams; PMA Dispute Resolution, Variety; Official Airline Sponsor: American Airlines 

The 55-room Greystone Mansion nestled in a 16-acre part was built by the Doheny family in 1928 and is the largest family estate in the history of Beverly Hills. It has been featured in such blockbuster films as There Will Be Blood, Nixon, X-Men, Ghostbusters, Spiderman III, Rush Hour, Air Force One, and many others.

Tickets to the 25th Annual Vintage Bouquet are $150 per person if purchased by April 15 and $175 per person after April 15. A limited number of VIP tickets ($225) are also available and include entree to the V.I.P. private martini bar. Sponsorships are available. Greystone Mansion is located at 905 Loma Vista Drive in Beverly Hills, CA 90210.

For tickets and information, please call Knock Out Productions at (818) 610-0300, or visit

Views: 112


You need to be a member of OC foodies to add comments!

Join OC foodies

Foodies in the NEWS!!

© 2019   Created by OCfoodies.   Powered by

Badges  |  Report an Issue  |  Terms of Service