Greetings from Aspen! We wanted to share with you our press release for this exciting trip. Off now to day one of the three day festival. If you like food porn, wine porn and 5 very excited staff members, follow our tweets and photos all weekend on Twitter, Facebook and Instagram.
Popping the Bubbly for a Good Cause
ONEHOPE to Unveil the Newest Wine in their Collection at the
30th Anniversary of the Food & Wine Classic in Aspen
Los Angeles, CA (June 12, 2012)-ONEHOPE, the cause driven wine brand who recently celebrated their 5 year anniversary on June 1, is heading to the Rockies to partake the Nation’s premier culinary event, the Food & Wine Classic in Aspen, June 14-17, 2012. Among a sea of celebrity chefs, industry authorities and thousand of food and wine enthusiasts, ONEHOPE will showcase their reputable lineup of charitable fine California wines during the Grand Tasting events.
“We feel very fortunate and extremely excited to be part of such a renowned event, it’s truly an honor to be a featured exhibitor along-side some of the best tastemakers in the industry and top wineries in the world. Since we just had our 5th anniversary and the Classic is hitting its 30th, we feel we are celebrating our special accomplishments together this year!” Says Jake Kloberdanz,ONEHOPE CEO.
In Aspen, ONEHOPE will debut a California Sparkling Wine in which 50% of profits will be donated to help stop childhood hunger. Guests of the festival can taste all the ONEHOPE wines and meet the ONEHOPE team at the Grand Tasting events in the main tents during the weekend festivities. In addition, ONEHOPE wines will be featured throughout the weekend at the Paragon Showroom in Aspen, 601 Rio Grande Place, Suite 101.
About ONEHOPE Wines:
ONEHOPE Wine, started in June 2007 by 7 philanthropic, like-minded friends in California, creating a business model structured around the notion of giving back. ONEHOPE donates half of all profits to charity, where each varietal of wine produced, supports a different cause. ONEHOPE works hand-in-hand with national non-profit organizations helping to build the brand from a grassroots level. ONEHOPE’s mission is to create a high-quality wines that will raise awareness and give back to noteworthy causes year around. To date, ONEHOPE has been able to donate over $750,000 back to their partner charities. All ONEHOPE wine is made in partnership with Winemaker Rob Mondavi Jr. in Napa Valley.
ONEHOPE Produces 6 varietals, each supporting a different cause:
Sparkling: Childhood Hunger, Being Released June 2012
Sauvignon Blanc: Environment, Gold Medal Long Beach Grand Cru
Chardonnay: Breast Cancer, Gold medal OC Wine Competition
Cabernet: Autism, Gold medal OC Wine Competition
Merlot: AIDS, Gold Medal Long Beach Grand Cru
Zinfandel: Our Troops, Silver Medal National Tasters Guild
For more information, including photos, please visit www.onehopewine.com