Saturday, March 9, 2019

Bordeaux Master Class & Grand Tasting

Saturday begins with a virtual tour of Bordeaux, including a unique wine tasting of the 2016 vintage. The adventure continues with exciting seminars and food prepared by some of the nation’s top chefs, making Heart’s Delight the place to discover the latest in epicurean trends and new talent. Guests will also enjoy wine from the world’s best vineyards as well as the opportunity to bid on exclusive travel packages, dining experiences and rare and exceptional wines during the spirited silent and live auctions.

The Ritz-Carlton
1150 22nd Street NW
Washington, DC

Dress ranges from cocktail to business casual – it is your Saturday night so wear what you want.

Bordeaux Master Class
4:00 – 6:30 p.m.

A seated tasting of the 2016 vintage and an older vintage of the winemaker’s choosing.  Château owners and directors will also be on hand to discuss their wines.


2019 Participating Châteaux 

Château Beychevelle Château Clerc Milon Château du Tertre
Château Giscours  Château Lascombes Château Léoville Poyferré
Château Lynch-Bages Château Pontet-Canet

2019 Seminars (4:30 – 5:15 PM and 5:30 PM – 6:15 PM)

To be announced.


Grand Tasting

6:30 – 11:00 p.m.

Silent auction reception with Celebrity Chef Stations, Wine Stations and 200 lot silent auction. Also includes a live auction of dining experiences featuring our participating chefs and exciting trips.


Jamie Ritchie, Sotheby’s Wine



2019 Participating Wineries 

CADE Estate Winery Oceano Wines Odette Estate Winery
Peay Vineyards  PlumpJack Estate Winery Primrose


2019 Participating Chefs

Amy Brandwein
Daniel Alvarez
Union Square Cafe
Danny Grant
Maple & Ash
Douglas Ruley
Eunji Lee
Jamie Leeds
Hank’s Oyster Bar
L’Osage Caviar Inc.
Miro Uskokovic
Gramercy Tavern
Nathan Beauchamp
Nicholas Stefanelli
Masseria and Officina
Riccardo Rinaldi
Zac Young
Craveable Hospitality Group


Event Time Price
Bordeaux Master Class & Grand Tasting 4:00 – 11:00 p.m. $500
Seminars 4:30 – 5:15 p.m. &
5:30 – 6:15 p.m.
$50 per session
Grand Tasting 6:30 – 11:00 p.m. $250
Table of 8 for Grand Tasting + Seminars 4:30 – 11:00 p.m. $5,000


If you would like information on event sponsorship or purchasing tickets please contact Heidi Arnold at the American Heart Association office (703) 248-1720 or