2014 Silent Auction

PREMIERE ITEMS

wine bottles

Taste of the Taste

Take home a taste of each of the day’s participating wineries! This package includes one bottle from each of the wineries. A must have package for the ultimate wine lover!
Starting Bid: $400

Fleury

Fleury Estate Winery

Fleury Estate Winery is an elegantly rustic boutique winery in Napa Valley. Be the proud owner of this custom 6.0 liter bottle of wine featuring the USD logo!
Starting Bid: $500

Rancho Sante Fe villas

Relaxing Escape to the The Villas at Rancho Valencia

Enjoy a two-night getaway to the Villas at Rancho Valencia set in the heart of beautiful Rancho Santa Fe. Their luxury three bedroom Villa can accommodate up to six people. Also included is a day of golf and lunch for six at The Bridges at Rancho Santa Fe. Pairing Spanish charm with resort living, The Villas is the perfect escape from the everyday!
Starting Bid: $1,500

TASTINGS, EXPERIENCES & MORE

Item Name
Min. Bid
Stehleon Vineyards
San Diego Urban Wineries Passport – Tastings at 11 San Diego Urban Wineries
$20
The University Club
Lunch for two at the University Club Atop Symphony Towers (San Diego, CA)
$25
Orfila Vineyards & Winery
Wine Tasting Experience for Eight (Escondido, CA)
$30
For the Foodies – So Diego Tours
Brothels, Bites and Booze Culinary Tour of the Gaslamp Quarter for Two
$35
Mone De Oro Winery and Vineyards
Traditional and Black Label Reserve Wine Tasting for Six (Temecula, CA)
$50
Moonlight Stage Productions
Two Lawn Seating Tickets to Live Theatre Performances of Mary Poppins, My Fair Lady and Catch Me If You Can (Vista, CA)
$50
Rutherford Hill Winery
Tour and Tasting for Two (Napa Valley, CA)
$60
Danza del Sol Winery
Tour and Tasting for Two (Temecula, CA)
$65
Fontanella Family Winery
Magnum of 2012 Mt. Veeder Chardonnay and a Tour and Tasting for Four (Napa Valley, CA)
$70
Willamette Valley Vineyards & Meritage Wine Market
Magnum of 2010 Tualatin Estate Pinor Noir Signed by the Founder and Winemaker and a Wine Tasting for Four at Meritage Wine Market (Encinitas, CA)
$70
St. Francis Winery & Vineyards
VIP Seated “#1 in America” Wine and Food Pairing for Four (Sonoma, CA)
$80
Date Night in Del Mar
VIP Admission for Four at the San Diego Polo Club and $100 gift card to Casa Sol y Mar (Del Mar, CA)
$80
Leoness Cellars
Leoness Cellars Selection Wine Club Membership
$95
San Diego Adventures
Segway Tour for Two and Four Races at K1 Speed
$75
Whitehall Lane Winery
VIP Reserve Tasting for Four (Napa Valley, CA)
$100
101 Things to Do San Diego
2-Hour Go Car Tour for Two, Four Tickets to the Reuben H. Fleet Science Center and Four Belmont Park Unlimited Ride Bands
$100
Fontanella Family Winery
Magnum of 2011 Mt. Veeder Cabernet and a Tour and Tasting for Four (Napa Valley, CA)
$110
Family Fun Days!
Four Tickets to the Birch Aquarium, Four Tickets to the New Children’s Museum, Four Tickets to the San Diego Maritime Museum and Four 1-Hour Bike Rentals
$110
Experience Balboa Park
Four Tickets to Each of the Following: San Diego Natural History Museum, San Diego History Center, San Diego Museum of Art, Japanese Friendship Gardens, San Diego Air and Space Museum and San Diego Museum of Man
$110
Be a VIP Where the Surf Meets the Turf!
Four Turf Club Tickets to the Del Mar Races and a $50 Uber Credit
$115
Clif Family Winery
Intimate Wine Tasting Experience and Lunch for Four (Napa Valley, CA)
$120
Sunday Funday at Herringbone
VIP Sunday Brunch for Six at Herringbone (La Jolla, CA)
$120
Vincent Arroyo Winery
Three Bottles of 2010 Cabernet Winemakers Reserve and a Private Tasting for Four with the Winemaker (Napa Valley, CA)
$120
2Plank Vineyards & the Del Mar Races
Gift Basket Featuring Two Bottles of 2Plank Wine, a Private Tasting for Six and Box Seats for Six at the Del Mar Race Track
$120
Stay at Humphreys on Shelter Island
Two-Night Stay for Two at Humphreys Hotel and a Wine Flight for Two at the Wine Vault & Bistro
$130
Sailing San Diego
Private Sail for Four aboard Green Flash, a 30’ Catalina Sailboat
$160
Sonoma Wine Tasting Getaway!
Two-Night Stay for Two at the Sonoma Renaissance Resort and Spa and a Private Tour and Tasting for Four at Gundlach Bundschu and Buena Vista Wineries
$300
Langara Fishing Adventures
All-Inclusive Trip for Two to Langara Fishing Lodge in BC's remote Haida Gwaii – Queen Charlotte Islands
$5,000

FOR THE WINE LOVER

Peachy Canyon Winery
Magnum of 2011 Westside
$20
“The New California Wine”
Bottle of Vesper Vineyards Carignan and “The New California Wine” Book
$20
2Plank Vineyards
Magnum of 2011 Petite Sirah
$30
Danza del Sol Winery
Two Bottles of 2011 Cabernet Franc in a Branded Wooden Box
$30
Josh Cellars
Magnum of 2012 California Cabernet
$30
Joseph Carr
Magnum of 2011 Cabernet
$30
Clos LaChance
Bottle of 2007 JoLi Meritage and 2013 Hadley’s Cuvee White Wine
$35
Whitehall Lane Winery & Vineyards
Magnum of 2011 Napa Valley Cabernet
$35
Bon Affair
Six Bottles of Sauvignon Blanc Wine Spritzer
$35
Bon Affair
Six Bottles of Syrah Wine Spritzer
$35
Vincent Arroyo Winery
Three Bottles of 2012 Chardonnay Signed by the Winemaker
$40
Orfila Vineyards & Winery
Taste of Orfila Box Set Featuring Today’s Pouring Wines
$40
Ferrari-Carano Vineyards and Winery
Magnum of 2001 Siena
$40
Willamette Valley Vineyards
Magnum of 2010 Tualatin Estate Pinot Noir Signed by the Founder and Winemaker
$40
Husch Vineyards
Magnum of 2011 Anderson Valley Pinot Noir Signed by the Winemaker
$45
Husch Vineyards
Magnum of 2010 Reserved Mendocino Cabernet Sauvignon Signed by the Winemaker
$45
Mountain View Vintners
Two Bottles of 2011 DryHole Vineyard Chalone Pinot Noir Signed by the Winemaker and Owner
$50
Mountain View Vintners
Two Bottles of 2010 Napa Cabernet Sauvignon Signed by the Winemaker and Owner
$50
HandCraft Artisan Wine
Magnum of 2012 Cabernet Sauvignon
$55
Peltier Station
“The Gala” Sparkling Wine Basket
$60
Peltier Station
Six Bottles of Award Winning Wines in a Wooden Case Signed by the Winemaker
$60
Kimmel Vineyards
Mendocino Merlot Vertical in a Wooden Box: 2009, 2010, 2011
$60
Scribe Winery
A Flight of Carneros Chardonnay: 2010, 2011, 2012, 2013
$60
Scribe Winery
Magnum of 2010 Atlas Peak Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon
$60
Clif Family Winery
Magnum of 2011 Kit’s Killer Cab, Napa Valley Cabernet Sauvignon
$65
Leoness Cellars
Magnum of 2011 Cellar Selection Zinfandel
$65
Gen 7 Wines
Hand Etched Magnum of 2008 Road to Zanzibar “Reserve” Zinfandel Blend
$70
Black Stallion Estate Winery
Magnum of 2009 Cabernet Sauvignon
$70
Cade Winery
Magnum of 2010 Cade Howell Mountain Cabernet Sauvignon Signed by the Winemaker
$70
C. Mondavi and Family
Magnum of 2008 Charles Krug Cabernet Sauvignon
$80
Ferrari-Carano Vineyards and Winery
Double Magnum of 2012 Sonoma County Chardonnay
$80
Gen 7 Wines
Three Bottles of 2009 “Reserve” Cabernet Sauvignon
$80
Kimmel Vineyards
Case of 2012 Four Blocks Chardonnay
$90
Paratus Vineyards
Mt. Veeder Cabernet Sauvignon Vertical: 2004, 2005, 2006
$110
Fleury Estate Winery
Three Bottle Piano Box Set: 2012 Sauvignon Blanc, 2011 Pinot Noir, 2009 Passionne
$260

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Address and Directions

University of San Diego
Joan B. Kroc Institute for Peace & Justice
5998 Alcalá Park San Diego, CA 92110
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From the North:
Use I-5 South, exit Sea World Dr. & Tecolote Rd. and proceed left at stoplight toward Morena Blvd. Turn right on Morena, left on Napa, and left on Linda Vista Rd. Travel to the first stoplight to USD's West entrance, turn left and enter campus. Follow the signs for parking for the USD Wine Classic.

From the South (or the airport):
Use I-5 North, exit Morena Blvd (signs will say: Morena Blvd. use I-8 East). Stay to the right and follow the signs for Morena Blvd. Take the first right onto Linda Vista Rd. Travel to the second stoplight to USD's West entrance, turn left and enter campus. Follow the signs for parking for the USD Wine Classic.

From the East:
Use I-8 West, exit at Morena Blvd., go right onto Linda Vista Rd. and travel to the second stoplight to USD's West entrance, turn left and enter campus. Follow the signs for parking for the USD Wine Classic.