3 Blind Wines…3 Blind Wines…see how much Fun!

CHATTANOOGA, TN – What has become the hottest ticket in town is celebrating its third year of success on Thursday, October 27, 2011 from 6-9 p.m. at The Mill. Three Blind Wines is the FIRST wine tasting of its kind in Chattanooga with all proceeds going directly to the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation. From wine novices to fine wine aficionados, Three Blind Wines gives all guests the opportunity to taste different brands of wine while benefiting a great cause. Guests will have the opportunity to compete and vote in the “blind wine” contest. The team with the most popular wine will take home a cellar full of wine. Light appetizers will be provided by several local caterers and restaurants and will be treated to lively entertainment. Back again by popular demand is the ‘silent auction’. Auction items include a weekend stay along Florida’s Emerald Coast, Comedy Catch tickets, a gift basket and membership to the RUSH, and other fabulous items from our generous local businesses and individual contributors.

Three Blind WinesEvent check-in will begin at 6 p.m. Come as a team of 1-2 people and each team must bring three bottles wine, (one Red, one White, and one ‘repeat’ of the two). Upon arrival at 6 p.m., each team will register their wine; two bottles are placed in a bag to cover the label and assigned a voting number. The third bottle is unopened and put aside for the winner of the event. Tasting & voting will take place from 7-8:30 p.m. A Silent auction will also take place during this time. At 8:45 p.m. the first place winner is announced and the silent auction check out will open.

Generous local sponsors for this event include the Service Electric Company, First Tennessee Bank, Chattanooga Allergy Clinic, Gilead, and Nova Copy.

Cost is $60 per TEAM (OR $30 Per person) plus three bottles of wine (1 white, 1 red and 1 “repeat” of the two). Admission includes local entertainment, light appetizers from favorite area restaurants. wine sampling, and a chance to bid on silent auction items. A cleansing bottle of water will be provided for each person during tasting.

What: Three Blind Wines to benefit Cystic Fibrosis
When: 6:00 to 9:00 pm – Thursday, October 27 , 2011
Where: The Mill, 1601 Gulf Street, Chattanooga
To purchase tickets, contact : Lesley McMahan at (615) 255-1167
Or on-line at: http://www.cff.org/Chapters/tennessee/index.cfm?ID=18831&blnShowBack=True&idContentType=1513&Event=18831

Three Blind Wines is hosted by the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation and presented by local sponsors. The attendance draw is 30, 40, and 50 something professionals but is open to everyone 21 years of age and older. A fantastic networking opportunity with over 300 socials and business professionals are expected to attend.

Your participation helps a great cause!

Every day, approximately three babies are born with CF in this country; and every day at least one person with CF dies. Your help is urgently needed to ensure that the rapid pace of CF research continues. The cost of this research escalates, as sophisticated, new technology must be developed to save precious lives.

For more information on cystic fibrosis and the Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, please call (615) 255-1167 or visit our website at www.cff.org