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
Collaboration Series #3 was created by Jim & Richard Holmes of Ciel Du Cheval Vineyard in Red Mountain and Ben Smith of Cadence Winery in Seattle. The single barrel is a 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
Series #4 will be sold at the 2021 Party + Auction Wednesday, February 10, 2021 !
Collaboration Series #4 is between Norm McKibben of Seven Hills Vineyard in Walla Walla and Marty Clubb of L’Ecole No.41 Winery in Lowden.
Thank you Seven Hills Vineyard and Norm McKibben.
Thank you L’Ecole No. 41 and Marty Clubb.