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Long Shadows 20th Anniversary Riedel Event

June 7, 2023 @ 4:30 pm - 8:00 pm

$175 – $190

YOU ARE INVITED! – Wednesday, June 7

This year marks Long Shadows 20th vintage, and to celebrate they are offering a tasting of all of their top-rated current releases (see below) along with a special tasting demonstration of a take-home, 4-stem set of Riedel’s most distinctive and elegant ‘Veloce’ varietal-specific wine glasses (Reg retail $158). This event is being held at Beacon Hill Catering & Events in northwest Spokane – address below.


TICKETS: tasting and glassware included

 $175.00 ‘Early Bird’ price (tax included) 

$190.00 after May 26 (tax included)



At its inception, Long Shadows brought seven highly acclaimed vintners from the major wine regions of the world to Washington State. Each vintner committed to crafting wines from Washington fruit into a style reflective of their own history and tradition that have continued to maintain world-class status. Under the steady hand of resident winemaker Gilles Nicault, Long Shadows continues producing those unique wines inspired by this laudatory team of highly acclaimed winemakers.


Additional sets available for $100 (for attendees only).



With each ticket purchased you’ll receive: a presentation and sensory demonstration of the effects of this personal set of Riedel’s NEW ‘Veloce’ varietal-specific Tasting Glassware (Retail Value $158.00). One stem each for Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay, Pinot Noir, and Cabernet Sauvignon.



  • The stemware presentation and demonstration begins precisely at 5:00PM. (Please arrive by 4:45 latest) Does your glass really affect your wine experience? Join us as we partner with Riedel Crystal for a fascinating sensory experience, demonstrating how the size and shape of your wine glass significantly impacts how different varietals taste. Featuring wines from Long Shadows, Riedel Ambassador MariBeth Baumberger will lead you through this unique seminar and discuss the design and engineering that goes into every glass. PLUS, You’ll Take Home a 4-Glass Set!


  • Long Shadows Winery President & CEO Dane Narbaitz will taste with you through four Long Shadows wines to demonstrate how your Riedel ‘Veloce’ Glassware will enhance your wine tasting experience. After the glassware demonstration join Dane and Vino! downstairs to mix & mingle while tasting the entire Long Shadows line up including a few library selections, and enjoying heavy hors d’oeuvres.


  • Gourmet food and heavy appetizers by Beacon Hill Catering.

Beacon Hill Catering & Events

4848 E Valley Springs Rd, Spokane, WA 99217



Riedel’s revolutionary glassware sets the standard for fine wine stemware. Riedel’s world-class technicians were asked by George Riedel to create a series that was visually stunning, a delight to hold, and priced competitively. They accomplished their task with excellence, creating a wine glass collection for the 21st century. A machine-blown crystal glass of unsurpassed thinness and lightness was manufactured utilizing the very latest manufacturing techniques developed by the Weiden factory team.  These glasses are dishwasher safe, break resistant, and are suitable for long-term daily use at home.



2022 Dazzle Rosé – $19.95 / *cc 16.96

(90 Points for 2021, Wine Enthusiast)

2018 Sequel Syrah – $65.00 / *cc 55.25

98 Points Int’l Wine Report

2019 Pirouette Red – $76.00 / *cc 64.60

95 points Wine Advocate

2018 Pedestal Merlot – $70.00 / *cc 59.50

96 Points Decanter

2021 Poet’s Leap Riesling – $21.95 / *cc 18.66

94 Points Wine Enthusiast

2020 Dance Chardonnay – $43.00 / *cc 36.55

93 Points Wine Advocate

2018 Chester Kidder Red – $70.00 / *cc 59.50

94+ Points Jeb Dunnuck

2021 Cymbal Sauvignon Blanc – $37.00 / *cc 31.45

90 Points Wine Advocate

2019 Feather Cabernet Sauvignon – $81.00 / *cc 68.85

96 Points Int’l Wine Report

Wednesday, June 7

Beacon Hill Catering & Events

4848 E Valley Springs Rd, Spokane, WA 99217

Riedel Demonstration lasts from 4:50 pm-5:50 pm, please be prompt

Downstairs Tasting Event immediately following.


Buy your ticket now till May 26th to get the Early Bird $175 per ticket (tax Included)

After May 27th Regular tickets are $190  (tax Included)

Your own set of 4 Veloce Reidel stemware included.

Additional stemware sets available for $100 (for attendees this evening).


To ORDER YOUR TICKETS to this outstanding event:

> REPLY to this email with the number of tickets you would like to purchase.

> CALL our store – Vino! 509-838-1229 for questions about this offer.

> POP into Vino! We can make your reservation on the spot!

Thank You for Supporting Our Small Local Company


June 7, 2023
4:30 pm - 8:00 pm
$175 – $190
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Beacon Hill
4848 E. Valley Springs Road
Spokane, WA 99217 United States
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