44th Annual Friends of the Sierra Madre Library Wine and Cuisine Tasting this Friday

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Press Release posted 2/17/14 – For an evening of fine wine and cuisine and lively entertainment join us at the 44th annual Friends of the Sierra Madre Library Wine and Cuisine Tasting.   This elegant affair is being held on Friday evening, February 21, 2014, at Alverno Villa, 675 West Highland Avenue, Sierra Madre,  CA. (parking entrance on Michillinda Avenue).

Such vintners as Manzanita Creek, Berringer/Treasury, Coppola, Wild Horse, and Maddalena Vineyards will be providing superb wines for your tasting pleasure.   The fine local restaurants offering delectable hors d’oeuvres and desserts include Trattorria Neapolis,  El Cholo,  Green Street,  Sierra Brigante,  The Only Place in Town, and Pie ‘N Burger.

Tickets to the premier event are $80 and allow you early admission at 6:00PM.  You will be treated to a wine tasting with a local sommelier, specially selected hors d’oeuvres, and a unique raffle.   Tickets to the premier event are limited to 100 guests and are going fast so act quickly to enjoy these exceptional activities.  Tickets to the main event are $60 and provide admission at 7:00PM.  You will enjoy quality wines from a number of award winning wineries and tastings from many fine local restaurants.  We are limiting the number of tickets sold to 400 to add to your enjoyment.  Tickets to both the premier event and main event are on sale at the Sierra Madre Library, the Bottle Shop, Savor the Flavor, and Arnold’s Frontier Hardware.

Throughout the evening you will enjoy live music as you stroll about the lovely grounds of Alverno sampling the wonderful wines and appetizers.   Magic Castle magicians will add to your entertainment and pleasure.  A silent auction will again be offering lovely artwork, services, tickets to special events, restaurant vouchers, and many other tempting items.

For a delightful evening of enjoying fine wines, tasty food, and lively entertainment amidst the company of friends, joins us at Alverno Villa on February 21, 2014.  The Friends of the Sierra Madre Library is a non-profit organization and all proceeds benefit the Sierra Madre Library.   For more information visit our website at www.sierramadrelibraryfriends.org, or call the library at 626 355-7186.