Sold at the 2018 Foundation Party + Auction, Series # 1 was a collaboration between Grower Kent Waliser of Dionysus Vineyard in the Columbia Valley AVA. Kent selected Sparkman Cellars, Winemaker, Chris Sparkman to partner with for this one of a kind collaboration. Only one barrel (25 cases) were produced of the Cabernet Sauvignon. Case purchasers enjoyed a Release Party in the Sagemoor, Bacchus and Dionysus Vineyard in the fall of 2018.
Thank you Kent Wailser and Sagemoore Vineyards
Thank you Chris Sparkman and Sparkman Cellars
Collaboration Series #2 was a success and was sold at the 2019 Party + Auction! A collaboration between Grower, Mike Sauer of Red Willow Vineyard and Delille Cellars, Winemaker, Jason Gorski. The single barrel was 54% Cab Franc | 33% Merlot | 13% Cabernet Sauvignon.
A release party for case purchasers will be October 2019 at Red Willow Vineyard.
Thank you Jason and Delille Cellars
Thank you Sauer Family and Red Willow Vineyard
Series #3 will be sold at the 2020 Party + Auction !
Collaboration Series #3 is between Jim and Richard Holmes of Ciel Du Cheval Vineyard in Red Mountain and Ben Smith of Cadence Winery in Seattle. The single barrel will be Cadence Winery 2018 100% Cabernet Franc Clone 214 designated from Ciel Du Cheval Vineyard.
Thank you Ciel Du Cheval and Jim and Richard Holmes
Thank you Cadence Winery and Ben Smith