Live Wine Auction with Christie’s Charles Curtis
Fine and Rare Wines, Unique Vacations on the block
A Live Wine Auction with very special surprises will punctuate Saturday’s seven-course Winemakers Dinner. Some $75,000 worth of fine and rare wines from private cellars in the region and special acquisitions will be sold to the highest bidder by Charles Curtis, MW, Head of Wine for Christie’s, Asia. Other auction items will include:
• A vacation in South Africa at the Morukuru Lodges in the Madikwe Game Reserve. You’ll stay in the luxurious Owner’s Home and will create your daily itineraries as you choose among game drives, bush walks, bird watching, fishing, and viewing local dances. www.morukuru.com.
• Eight days and seven nights at Sunset Watch in Virgin Gorda, the British Virgin Islands home of Dr. Sarah E. Brown and Ajit Mathew George, overlooking Sir Francis Drake Channel on a beachfront lot. Luxuriate in a two-bedroom home with a well-equipped kitchen and private pool among a beautiful garden.