St.Vincent’s Meals on Wheels Charity Benefit

Wednesday, July 21, 2010 7:13:08 PM America/New_York

St.Vincent’s Meals on Wheels Charity Benefit to celebrate the birthday  of Sister Alice Marie Quinn – took place at Vibana 210 S Main Street,  Los Angeles.

What was the purpose of the event? To raise money  for Meals on Wheels and to celebrate the contributions and birthday of  Sister Alice Marie Quinn.

What were the highlights of the event?  Awesome Silent auction which included Riedel in almost every wine auction lot.

How  were the attendees’ reactions to Riedel (initial impressions, quotes  etc.)?  The raffle ticket box for a chance to win a bounty of Riedel was  fuller than any of the other raffle boxes.



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THE AMADEO DECANTERS

Monday, July 12, 2010 9:10:00 PM America/New_York

The original clear, lyre-shaped Amadeo decanter ($395) was introduced in 2006 to commemorate Riedel’s 250th anniversary, the name a nod to fellow Austrian, Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart, whose 250th birthday was also celebrated that year. This hand blown, lead crystal decanter is shaped like a lyre and pours like a dream. Wine is simply decanted into the vessel’s wider opening and poured into the glass through its slender mouth. Effortless and pleasurable to use, the Amadeo decanter is a reminder that functional objects can be works of art.

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