Open that bottle of wine you have been saving for a special occasion and enjoy the excitement of the High Museum Atlanta Wine Auction from your own home! The museum has partnered with online bidding site OneCause to hold a virtual version of the auction from Monday, April 13 through Saturday, April 18.
After the countdown to 2020 the countdown to the High Museum Atlanta Wine Auction is on! The four days of events feature top-rated sips and the best in Atlanta’s food scene, to benefit the High Museum of Art.
Now in its 27th year, the wine auction is the can’t-miss event of the season. It’s the largest charity wine auction benefiting the arts in the United States, and has raised more than $30 million for the High Museum.
A lot has changed since I launched The Amateur Gastronomer in 2008. Back then I was working as a news producer at CBS in Miami and blogging about my gastronomic adventures, starting with a memorable trip to Istanbul.
With the High Museum Wine Auction coming up, top wineries and winemakers will be coming to Atlanta in March. One of my favorites, Domaine Della, returns to the event for their third time and will be featured at an exclusive wine dinner at the Four Seasons hotel. Domaine Della owner and winemaker David Hejl produces […]
How best to enjoy rosé when it’s cold outside? Just add bubbles! For a great sparkling rosé try Gérard Bertrand Cuvee Thomas Jefferson Cremant de Limoux Brut Rosé 2014. For the taste and price, it can be served at a special occasion like Valentine’s Day, or add excitement to any night of the week. Cremant […]
As if you need an excuse to drink sparkling wine, it’s the holiday season! Whether it is to celebrate with friends and family or just to brighten up a weeknight, you should always have a bottle (or several) ready to drink. One new sparkling wine I discovered recently is the Balletto Brut Rosé 2013. It […]
The winter holidays might be on your mind but I’m already looking forward to the High Museum Atlanta Wine Auction. The 26th annual event will be held March 21 through 24, 2018. The fete returns to Atlantic Station after two years at the lot at Turner Field. This year’s theme is “The Art of Collecting: […]
Plus scroll down for information on Thanksgiving Day dining, Black Friday Happy Hour and a Gingerbread House Workshop. With the holiday shopping season kicking off, there’s a good chance you’re going to be spending some time at the mall. Whether it’s Lenox Square or Phipps Plaza in Atlanta, the good news is that good food […]