April 30 - May 3, 2014


Rooftop 500 North Capitol Street, NW

Rooftop 101 Constitution Avenue, NW

Charlie Palmer Steak

Embassies, Residences, Restaurants

Andrew W. Mellon Auditorium

Ritz- Carlton DC West End


Nicholas E. Calio, President & CEO, Airlines for America

Special Guests

Bill Plante, CBS News

Jamie Ritchie, Sotheby's

Jane Anson, Decanter Magazine

Paul Pontallier, Château Margaux


Addax Wines

Boxwood Winery

Château Branaire-Ducru

Château Canon La Gaffelière

Château Clos Dubreuil

Château Coutet

Château Durfort-Vivens

Château Ferrière

Château Guiraud

Château Haut-Bages-Libéral

Château Lafon-Rochet

Château Lynch-Bages

Château Malartic-Lagravière

Château Margaux

Château Smith-Haut-Lafitte

Coeur de Terre Vineyard

Domaine Drouhin Oregon

Early Mountain Vineyards

Fisher Vineyards

George Wine Company

Gruet Winery

Hourglass Vineyard

Iron Horse Vineyards

Jack’s Hard Cider

Matthiason Wines

Meteor Vineyard

Parry Cellars

Thibaut-Janisson Winery

Turley Wine Cellars

Two Hands

Vino50 Selections

Young Inglewood Vineyards

Participating Chefs

Victor Albisu Del Campo Washington, DC

Sebastien Archambault Blue Duck Tavern Washington, DC

Devin Bozkaya WestEnd Bistro Washington, DC

Massimo Fabbri Ristorante Tosca and Posto Washington, DC

Graham Elliot graham elliot Chicago, IL

Gabrielle Hamilton Prune New York, NY

Brooks Headley Del Posto New York, NY

Jeffery Russell Charlie Palmer Steak Washington, DC

L’Osage Caviar, Inc., Osage Beach, Missouri

Anthony Lombardo 1789 Washington, DC

Franck Loquet Sofitel DC Washington, DC

Tiffany MacIsaac Buzz Bakery Alexandria & Arlington

Javier Romero Taberna del Alabardero Washington, DC

Jeff Tunks DC Coast Washington, DC

Zac Young David Burke Kitchen New York City, NY

Blythe Beck MouvieLounge Fort Smith, AR

Mercedes Campos Bockman Customcakebites Washington, DC

Stuart Brioza and Nicole Krasinski State Bird Provisions San Francisco, CA

Frederik De Pue Menu MBK Washington, DC

Francois Dionot L'Academie de Cuisine Bethesda, MD

Patrice Olivon L’Academie de Cuisine Bethesda, MD

Michael Friedman The Red Hen Washington, DC

Todd Gray Equinox Washington, DC

Jennifer Jasinski Rioja, Bistro Vendôme, Euclid Hall Bar & Kitchen Denver, CO

Agatha Kulaga Ovenly Brooklyn, NY

Anthony Lombardo 1789 Restaurant Washington, DC

Shawn McClain Sage Restaurant, Aria Resort & Casino Las Vegas, NV

Charmain Sithappah The Seasoned Pot New York, NY

Thursday Dinners

Residence of the Ambassador of France / His Excellency, The Ambassador of France to the United States, François Delattre / Château Margaux

Residence of the Ambassador of South Africa / His Excellency Ebrahim Rasool The Ambassador of South Africa / Charmain Sitappah, The Seasoned Pot, Inc.

Sofitel Washington DC Lafayette Square / Franck Loquet, Ici Urban Bistro / Château Clos Dubreuil & Château Lafon-Rochet

1789 Restaurant / Anthony Lombardo / Château Durfort-Vivens, Château Ferrière & Château Haut-Bâges-Libéral

Home of Dennis Yee / Massimo Fabbri, Ristorante Tosca and Posto / Turley Wine Cellars

Blue Duck Tavern, Park Hyatt Washington / Sebastien Archambault, Blue Duck Tavern / Matthiasson Wines

The Embassy of Singapore / His Excellency, Ashok Mirpuri, The Ambassador of Singapore and Mrs. Gouri Mirpuri / Château Malartic-Lagravière & Château Guiraud

WestEnd Bistro, The Ritz-Carlton DC / Devin Bozkaya, WestEnd Bistro / Château Coutet & the Collection of Charles and Sharon Bates, with focus on 1990 Bordeaux

Residence of the Ambassador of The Netherlands / His Excellency Rudolf Bekink, The Ambassador of The Netherlands / Château Giscours and Château du Tertre

Residence of the Ambassador of India / His Excellency, S. Jaishankar, The Ambassador of India

Residence of the Ambassador of the Philippines / His Excellency, Jose Cuisia, Jr., The Ambassador of the Philippines

Del Campo / Victor Albisu / Château Léoville-Poyferré

Corcoran Gallery of Art / Todd Gray, Equinox Restaurant / Château Beychevelle & Château Smith Haut Lafitte

Hay-Adams Hotel / Peter Schaffrath, Hay-Adams Hotel / Château Lynch-Bages

Top Sponsors

General Dynamics

American Airlines



Airlines for America







Riea and Steve Lainoff

Mullenholz Family

Mr. and Mrs. JD Murphy

Dennis Yee/Abacus Technology

Rick and Myrna Toren

Addy Bassin's MacArthur Beverages

Atlas Air

BGR Group

Capitol Counsel, LLC

Corstone Capitol

Deloitte & Touche, LLP

Exelon Corporation

Ford Motor Company

JetBlue Airways

Kearney & Company

National Air Traffic Controllers Association

PEPCO Holdings and Chain Bridge Bank/Mr. and Mrs. Samuel Schreiber

Ernst & Young, LLP - National Tax

Greenberg, Wexler & Eig, LLC


Air Line Pilots Association International

Chicago Board Options Exchange

CH2M Hill

The Coca-Cola Company

Dean F. Morehouse, MTM Builder/Developer, Inc.

Elmendorf Ryan





John Garr

Mr. Richard P. Nespola Jr., Nespola Family Foundation