In October, 12 European wine families, Sotheby’s Wine and Le Bernardin are teaming up in New York for a gala dinner, and an auction of some very rare wines, to benefit No Kid Hungry, the campaign from Share Our Strength devoted to ending childhood hunger.
Following the dinner, Sotheby’s Wine will auction off one ultra-limited-edition case of one wine from each estate, from vintages between 1953 and 1989, including a 1953 Vega Sicilia Único, 1963 Graham’s Vintage Port, and a 1989 Château de Beaucastel Hommage à Jacques Perrin. The auction winner will also receive a passport to visit, and be hosted at, each of the 12 estates.
Tickets for the October 16 dinner begin at $5,000 per seat. All proceeds from both the dinner and the auction will go to No Kid Hungry.
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