Dallas, Texas Aug. 22, 2017/Best of Life PR/–Invitations are being sent out to wine lovers around the country who want to put their wine tasting skills to the test at the third annual Heritage Auctions Blind Wine Challenge. The challenge will travel across the country with the first event being held in New York on Sept. 16 and the last event in Hong Kong on Oct. 13, 2017.
The Blind Wine Challenge allows people who claim to be wine connoisseurs to put their tastes to the test along side other blind tasters.
The challenge is a simple one, taste eight world-class wines over a course of 40 minutes with points merited for correctly answering the country, region, grape, vintage and more as they pertain to each wine. Participants who score high enough during the event will earn a trip to the grand finale.
“We are excited to offer this unique challenge to some of the nation’s top collectors,” said Frank Martell, Director of Fine & Rare Wines at Heritage Auctions. “Our specialists spend so much time working on building catalogs and selling our auctions, but these tastings bring us back to the joy of consuming wine-and the blind format invites participants of every level to come out and enjoy the grape in its purest form.”
The passionate people of Heritage’s community are invited along with the most enthusiastic blind tasters in the world. There is no fee to participate but space is limited, Email [email protected] to reserve a spot.
Event locations and dates:
New York | Sept. 16
San Francisco | Sept. 30
Chicago | Oct. 7
Los Angeles | Oct. 7
Hong Kong | Oct. 13
About Heritage Auctions
Heritage Auctions is the largest fine art and collectibles auction house founded in the United States and the world’s largest collectibles auctioneer. Heritage maintains offices in New York, Dallas, Beverly Hills, San Francisco, Chicago, Palm Beach, Paris, Geneva, Amsterdam and Hong Kong. The Internet’s most popular auction-house website, HA.com, has over one million registered bidder-members, and searchable free archives of four million past auction records with prices realized, descriptions and enlargeable photos. Reproduction rights routinely granted to media for photo credit.