Shuttle 22 20 Cork
A celebration of fine art and fine wine. PR ES E NT E D BY
Dear Friends, I could not be more thrilled that we are together, under the big tent, for ShuttleCork 2022!
Thank you for being part of the most essential and largest fundraiser of the year for The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art! Thank you for
supporting our mission to keep the doors open to all people and to
continue offering free admission to this cultural jewel. Thank you, as
well, for helping us welcome schoolchildren to our museum, because that’s where the love of art is so often sparked for a lifetime.
I am especially grateful to Mary Bloch, our longstanding co-chair of the event, and to our new co-chair, Mark O’Connell, who is also a member
of our Board of Trustees. Together with their amazing committee, they
have made this an unforgettable fundraiser that is two nights of fun and celebration.
Last year’s event showed me just how supportive and creative our
community truly is. ShuttleCork 2021 was a virtual gathering, a year
when we brought the party to your doorstep and counted on you to join
the fun from the comfort of your home. Even though we were not together in person, you contributed more than $1 million to the museum and made it the top multiday fundraiser in
Kansas City in 2021. I am deeply touched by your generosity! This year, we can experience the joy of being together, in person, watching each other bid for fabulous items, fine
wines, and one-of-a-kind adventures that will make long-
lasting, shared memories. I ask you to raise your paddles high and bid often! İSaludos!
Welcome to With great pleasure, we welcome you back in person to ShuttleCork, an event that celebrates connoisseurship in many forms – fine wine, exceptional food, and world-class art. We are honored to co-chair this special benefit supporting The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, and are delighted that it has evolved into one of the premier fundraisers in Kansas City. As in past years, the event begins with six “Winemaker Dinners” in lovely private homes, and we are most grateful to each of our hosts. This evening brings us to the Nelson-Atkins, an unparalleled setting, where guests are invited to connect with other wine enthusiasts and take part in our lively auction. We invite you to spend time looking over the details on the following pages, guaranteed to capture your own sense of connoisseurship with exciting possibilities. We express our deep appreciation to each of our fabulous Corporate Sponsors, especially Bank of America, which graciously agreed to be our Presenting Sponsor for the ninth year in a row. We extend our heartfelt thanks to the ShuttleCork committee members, along with numerous others who have contributed to these memorable evenings. Finally, we thank each of you for your passionate support of the Nelson-Atkins, our crown jewel of Kansas City and the focus of ShuttleCork.
Co-Chair ShuttleCork 2022
Co-Chair ShuttleCork 2022 5
Taste the difference. Make a difference.
Evening Two Program APRIL 29, 2022 5:30 - 7:30 PM
Grand Tasting BLISSFUL BITES & WONDROUS WINES
Welcome Remarks 8:00 - 9:00 PM
BID HIGH. BID OFTEN.
A DELICIOUS WAY TO END THE EVENING 7
Swirl. Sip. Support. T H A NK YO U TO O UR PRESE NTI NG SPONSOR
T H A NK YO U TO O UR GR A ND SPO NSOR S
T H A NK YO U TO O UR PRE MI E R SPO NSOR S
To Our Benefactors
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M ARY & TO M B LO C H / B LO C H FA MI LY FO UN DATI O N DAVI D B O OTH
L I NDA & PAU L D E B R U C E S AR A & B I LL M O RG A N
NAN CY & R I C K G R E E N
BARN E T T & S H I R LE Y H E L Z B E RG
PHYL I S S & R O B E RT B E R N S TE I N HEAT H E R & J O N B O R T N I C K
EVELY N C R A F T B E LG E R & R I C H A R D B EL GER
CHRI S T Y & B I LL G A U TR EA U X
T ERE S A M E A G H E R & B R A D M A N S O N
K AT E & J O H N M I T C HE LL
LYN N E & M A R K O ’ CO N N E LL P L AT F O R M V E N TU R E
DEBB I E S O S LA N D - ED E LM A N & A L A N ED EL MA N T ERE S A & T O M WA LS H
MO L LY & T E D WI E DE M A N
Evening One Winemaker Dinners Thursday, April 28
NIKKI & WES CHRISTIAN Kansas City, MO
MICHAEL & CHRISTINA CORVINO
JH WHEELER TOR
Corvino Supper Club & Tasting Room
GAYE & MARK COHEN Mission Hills, KS
WINERIES: BOOKER DUMOL
The Restaurant at 1900
NICKI & JEREMY FRY Olathe, KS
COLBY & MEGAN GARRELTS
WINERIES: DARIOUSH PEAY
BETHANY & TREY HUMPHREY Mission Hills, KS
JOHNNY & HELEN JO LEACH
WINERIES: AXR VÉRITÉ
The Town Company
GRETCHEN & NEIL KARBANK Mission Hills, KS
RYAN BRAZEAL & JESSICA ARMSTRONG
WINERIES: LARKMEAD SENSES
TERESA & TOM WALSH
Mission Hills, KS
BRANDON BRUMBACK The Savoy Kansas City
APERTURE CELLARS JONATA
Grand Tasting & Auction Friday, April 29 THANK YOU TO THE FOLLOWING VINTNERS FOR THEIR GENEROSITY.
Grand Tasting & Auction Friday, April 29 THANK YOU TO THE FOLLOWING RESTAURANTS FOR THEIR GENEROSITY.
Committee MARY BLOCH
Co-Founder ShuttleCork Co-Chair ShuttleCork 2022
Co-Chair ShuttleCork 2022
RYA N A N D E R S O N
R O B E R T A S C H E N TRO P C OU R T N E Y B A S H
LU C Y & F R E D C O U LS O N
K AT H LE E N & B R E WS TE R E LL I S TO M F R E E M A N
B I LL G A U TR E A U X R OS S J A C K S O N
C O U R T N E Y O ’ F A R R E LL J O A N N A P O S TE N K ATE S A C H S E
M A R Y PAT S H E LLE D Y
COURTNEY SPRAGUE N A N C Y VA LE N T I N E
Raise a glass
& your paddle.
Meet Our Auctioneer Greg Quiroga Stellar Fundraising Auctions Greg Quiroga is our auctioneer tonight, and he is excited to see you!
After two years of virtual events, Greg is fired up to be back in-person with a live crowd.
San Francisco’s premiere fundraising auctioneer, Greg has been
conducting fundraising auctions for non-profit organizations across the United States since 2004. He works with over 50 non-profits, schools, foundations, arts organizations, and charities to help raise over $15 million a year.
He also works with wine auctions nationwide, including the Sun Valley Wine Auction, the Santa Fe Wine and Chile Fiesta, TumTum Tree Foundation, MUST! Charities, the Manhattan Wine Auction, and the Guadalupe Center in Naples, Florida.
Greg always brings a fiery combination of passion, humor, and heartfelt engagement to the stage, but especially now as we all are returning to
in-person events. “It is so rewarding to be able to engage people face-toface to support a great cause,” Greg says, “and to remember that it is the human connection that brings us all together.”
The founder of Stellar Fundraising Auctions (www.StellarSF.com), Greg
and his wife live in San Francisco with their son, Ryder, who sold his first auction lot when he was just four.
Conditions of Purchase AUCTION PROCEDURES
1. N either the Nelson Gallery Foundation wine auction nor Greg Quiroga (“The
Auctioneer”) are responsible for the accuracy of the descriptions of auction lots contained in the catalog. The descriptions incorporate, in some
instances, materials or descriptions furnished by donors. In particular,
prospective bidders should inspect wines prior to bidding and make their
own judgment with reference to the quality and value of such wines.
2. Any trips or events comprising all or part of an auction lot shall, unless
otherwise specified in the catalog description, be subject to convenient
scheduling by the lot donors and the successful bidder. In addition, unless
otherwise specified, purchasers of events are expected to schedule the
event to occur within twelve months of the Auction. Attention: Some trips
and events are date specific and cannot be rescheduled. Purchasers may not transfer or resell events or trip lots.
3. All wine is sold on an “as-is” basis, and neither the Nelson Gallery
Foundation wine auction nor The Auctioneer make any express or implied
warranty or representation of any kind or nature with respect to any
property included in an auction lot.
4. The Auctioneer shall have the absolute right to withdraw any auction lot,
reject any auction bid, resolve any dispute with reference to any auction lot
or any bid on any auction lot at any time before the fall of the hammer. No bid is valid unless acknowledged as such by The Auctioneer.
5. All wines sold at the Nelson Gallery Foundation wine auction are subject to the provisions of Missouri law and the regulations of the Missouri Department of Revenue.
6. Any property may be withdrawn by The Auctioneer or the Nelson Gallery Foundation wine auction at any time before the actual sale without any liability therefore.
7. The Auctioneer and the Nelson Gallery Foundation Wine Auction reserve the right to reject a bid from any bidder. The highest bidder acknowledged by
The Auctioneer shall be the purchaser. In the event of any dispute between bidders, The Auctioneer shall have sole and final discretion either to
determine the successful bidder and resell the item in dispute. If any dispute arises after the sale, the Nelson Gallery Foundation wine auction’s records
shall be conclusive in all respects.
Purchasers shall be required to pay all state and local retail sales taxes
applicable on the date of sale. As a general rule, the Missouri sales tax shall apply to the full purchase price of all items included in auction lots but not
to prices paid for trips or private events. All payments for auction lots shall
be made to the Nelson Gallery Foundation. The Nelson Gallery Foundation is
classified as a tax-exempt corporation under Internal Revenue Code Section 501(c)(3). Bidders may be entitled to deduct a portion of their payments for auction lots as a charitable contribution, but each bidder should consult
her or his attorney or tax advisor regarding such deductibility for state or federal income tax purposes. The Nelson Gallery Foundation will provide documentation as required by law following the auction
PAYMENT AND PICKUP
1. P ayment for all auction lots shall be made following the conclusion of the Live Auction and Online auction.
2. F ull payment must be made prior to pick-up of any auction lot. 3. A ll payments must be made by cashier’s or certified check, or by Visa,
MasterCard or American Express. Company or personal checks will be
accepted only upon submittal of identification and credit responsibility
satisfactory to the representative of the Nelson Gallery Foundation wine auction responsible for accepting payment.
4. Payment for separate lots under one bidder number may be combined. 5. T he Nelson Gallery Foundation shall not be responsible for any lots left at the auction site.
6. P ayments will be processed to the card registered with Greater Giving on the Monday following the auction. For any special circumstances please email Emily Sanger at email@example.com.
Lots purchased at the auction must be picked up and removed by successful
bidders, following payment. Please contact Emily Sanger to arrange pick-up at firstname.lastname@example.org.
“An empty wine bottle is filled with happy memories.” - Anonymous
Bid High and Bid Often B E CAU S E T HE TO P BI DDER O F T H E AUCTIO N G E T S T WO T I C K E T S TO THE COV E T ED C LO I ST ER D I N N E R . DE TAILS O N PAG ES 4 4 – 4 5 .
This takes the cake Local baker JC Gregg, who has appeared on the Great
American Baking Show and is known for his stunning and
delicious French macarons, has prepared a gorgeous cake for
one lucky bidder and his or her table mates to enjoy during the auction. This fun and playful dessert is composed of several layers and flavors which include spongy, creamy, bubbly,
crunchy and wobbly layers, all covered with a mirror glaze. It’s a true mixed-media masterpiece, and you can work off the
calories raising your paddle for other treasures this evening. Accompanying this masterpiece with be a bottle of MOD
Selection Rosé Champagne, debuted by rapper Drake, also
known as Champagne Papi. The bottle’s sleek, warm metallic exterior is embellished with French floral accents, which is
hand-designed by artisans in Champagne to ensure no two bottles are identical. This package, to quote Drake himself, “Last name Ever, first name Greatest’.
Donated by Mary and Tom Bloch, and JC Gregg
DuMOL Dinner at your place DuMOL Winery Partner, Tom Pillsbury will come to your town, your home, in fact, and host an intimate, private wine dinner
for 10 featuring current and library Chardonnay and Pinot Noir. These acclaimed wines are paired with dishes by Nicholas Goellner and Leslie Newsam Goellner of the Antler Room.
Treat yourself and your friends, as up to 10 people indulge in
this showcase event. DuMOL looks forward to raising a glass with you in celebration of their 25 vintages of winegrowing in the Russian River Valley and Sonoma Coast! Date and time must be mutually agreed upon in advance.
Donated by DuMOL and Tom Pillsbury
California Cult Wine Cellar Collection The Napa Valley may be too young to have developed a
classification system, but the area’s greatest wines rival those of any region in the world. These top bottlings are often
tagged as the “Cult Wines of California,” and this lot contains rare and coveted offerings from superstars such as Harlan Estate, Bryant Family, Lokoya, and Hundred Acre.
Wine Spectator’s Robert Parker has rated one of the included wines as a 99 on his 100-point scale – a score well into the
upper echelons of his ‘Extraordinary’ category. Which wine?
We humbly suggest you try them all and see how your palate matches up.
Donated by Annie and Ryan Anderson, Sarah and Jon Baum, Christy and Bill Gautreaux, Peggy and Bill Lyons, and Liz and Greg Maday
Bond Quella Napa Valley
Bond Quella Napa Valley
Bond Vecina Napa Valley
Bryant Family Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley
Bryant Family Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon Napa Valley
Bryant Family Vineyard ‘Bettina’ Propriety Red
Dalla Valle Maya Napa Valley
Dalla Valle Maya Napa Valley
Dalla Valle Maya Napa Valley
Hundred Acre Few and Far Between Napa Valley
Hundred Acre Kayli Morgan Vinyard Napa Valley
Hundred Acre the Ark Vineyard Napa Valley
Lokoya Howell Mountain Cabernet Sauvignon
Lokoya Howell Mountain Cabernet Sauvignon
Lokoya Howell Mountain Cabernet Sauvignon
Promontory Napa Valley Red Wine, Magnum
Promontory Napa Valley Red Wine
Promontory Napa Valley Red Wine
Promontory Napa Valley Red Wine 27
Opus One: Once-in-a-Lifetime Experience
Actually, make that 40 lifetimes, as this offering is packaged as a lot for 20 couples. A joint venture between the Baron Philippe de Rothschild
of Château Mouton Rothschild and California legend Robert Mondavi, Opus One is the international standard bearer for Napa Valley. Tempt
your palate by tapping into an Opus One Tasting with vintages from ‘79,
‘89, ‘99, and ’09 – all 6 L bottles. A highlight of the tasting will be the 1979
vintage which was the first year it was produced, and has never been sold in the large format that you will be experiencing. As if that weren’t enough, you’ll also be served delectable small plates created by Chefs Johnny
and Helen Jo Leach. Oh, and did we mention that all this revelry will take place on the rarely-accessed rooftop of Hotel Kansas City?
Linda and Paul DeBruce donated these special bottles from part of an auction lot they bought at Auction Napa Valley and now they want to share them with ShuttleCork!
This will be a wonderful evening to enjoy and compare each vintage in an exclusive setting.
BUY IN LOT FOR 20 COUPLES · Starting bid is $3,000/couple
· Date: Thursday, September 29
The museum reserves the right to cancel the event
if the reserve is not met, in which case refunds will be issued.
Donated by Linda and Paul DeBruce, and MFH Holdings 28
Go West! On a magical journey to the majestic West Sonoma Coast
Make your way West to the to the scenic ridges high above the
Pacific Ocean for an adventure you will not soon forget. Your party will take a walk through Peay Vineyard to the knoll with a stunning view overlooking the river valley and the coast.
Upon return, take a seat on the porch and bathe in one of the most
gorgeous views in any wine country while tasting six wines and noshing on local cheeses and salumi. That evening, Andy Peay will be your host
for a private dinner paired with library wines from their cellar. Your bed is not far away, as you will stay in the renovated Barn House that evening.
Wondering just how special this experience is? Just ask the Andersons, who visited Peay the last time the Royals were in the World Series.
After you leave Peay Vineyards, your party of 6 will head to Healdsburg, where you will enjoy a wonderful experience at one of Healdsburg’s newest and most sought-after treasures, The Matheson restaurant
(created and helmed by famed Chef, Dustin Valette). Your party will be treated to a one-of-a-kind winemaker dinner where each course will
be paired with the special and limited wines from Lando. Additionally,
your hosts and dinner companions, Sam and Jen Lando, will guide you through this joyous Pinot Noir and Chardonnay-soaked evening.
The trip also includes highly sought after tastings from DuMOL, Vérité, Senses, and CHEV Browne Family Wines.
LOT INCLUDES · Trip for 6 people · One night stay at Peay Vineyard including private dinner and Peay library wines
· Peay Vineyards Chardonnay, Magnum · Peay Vineyards Estate Pinot Noir, Magnum · Dinner at Matheson Restaurant with Lando wines · Private 100-point tasting at the Vérité Estate · Five-course lunch or dinner with the winemaker in the Vérité Château · 2018 Vérité Three-Bottle Set, Magnums · 2009 Vérité Three-Bottle Set, 750 ml · Senses Wines tasting and tour with Founder Christopher Strieter, including front row access to mailing list
· Private DuMOL tasting · CHEV Browne Family Wines tasting and tour · Certificate for Hotel H2 in Healdsburg for 3 rooms, 2 nights
Donated by Peay Vineyards, Lando Wines, DuMOL,
Vérité, Senses, CIRQ Estate, and Platform Ventures
Gautreaux Gastronomique Immerse yourself in world-class contemporary art at the home of Bill and Christy Gautreaux, and enjoy an ultra-exclusive
dinner for eight in their private cellar featuring a menu from James Beard Award Nominee, Chef Michael Corvino.
The spectacular Gautreaux home is aptly named The Artery Residence. The design firm used the couple’s extensive art
collection as the inspiration for the project. The main gallery
space is the conceptual heart of the home. The hallways and dramatic vertical atriums create arteries that feature other
works of contemporary art. ARTnews (2014–2018) named Christy and Bill among the world’s top 200 art collectors.
This is a true celebration for all the senses, as you start the
evening with cocktails and tour the art gallery followed by dinner in the cellar with wines personally pulled by Bill Gautreaux.
Donated by Christy and Bill Gautreaux
Louis Roederer Cristal (2 bottles)
2015 Louis Latour Corton-Charlemagne Controlee Grand Cru (2 bottles) 1998
Château Pavie (2 bottles)
Hundred Acre the Ark Vineyard (2 bottles)
Going Once, Going Twice, with FIRST and SUPER SECOND growth Bordeaux Ahead of the 1855 Universal Exposition in Paris, Napoleon III ranked the most storied Château of Bordeaux from First through Fifth Growth, with First Growth being the five best
estates in the region. While there is still no single producer
that tops those original five, there are several Second Growth and Right Bank Château that have reached a quality that is every bit on their level. Those wines are often referred to
as “Super Seconds.” With this lot of both First and Super
Second bottlings, you can find out for yourself who did it best.
Personally, we believe that honor goes to the winning bidder for this prized collection of world-class Bordeaux.
Donated by Christy and Bill Gautreaux,
Mark Gautreaux, Kavi Gupta, Christine and Sandy Kemper, and Jane and Josh Sosland
Château Lafite Rothschild
Château Cos D’Estournel
Château Leoville Las Cases
Château Pichon Lalande
Château Pichon Lalande
Château Pavie Saint-Emilion Grand Cru
Château La Mission Haut-Brion 35
Italy. And a villa to call home. Set on 135 acres, this expansive six-bed (all kings), 6,5 bath San Giovanni, Tuscan Villa is surrounded by 26 acres of vineyards and seven acres of
olive groves. The sprawling residence is home to a restored, centuries-
old agricultural estate with sweeping views over the Tuscan hillsides and hilltop town of Casole d’Elsa.
The villa consists of a four-bedroom main house, a two-bedroom annex, and a wine tasting room totaling 7,450 square feet. La Caccia di San
Giovanni wine is made from the grapes on-site and you can schedule a tasting with the Italian wine team while you’re at the property.
With touches of modern design and exposed brick and stone, this
stunning space is fitting for special events, family reunions or large
groups. A central courtyard featuring a pergola, infinity pool, fire pit and
bocce court draws guests outside any time of the day for al fresco dining, sunning, exploring and relaxation.
This lot includes a tasting and lunch at Dan and Diane Hesse’s vineyard, Cerbaiona, and a Jackson Family wine tasting.
Guests will also have a special tour of the Marinelli Foundry, where the casts of the Gates of Paradise were created for Il Duomo in Florence. Best-in-class Concierge services are included to plan all excursions,
groceries, meals, local hunting, cooking classes, or a dinner cooked in the villa by your own private chef. San Giovanni captures the essence of all
that is Tuscany and is truly one of the most idyllic settings. So, rally your family or round up a group of your closest friends as you won’t want to miss this once in a lifetime vacation.
About La Caccia di San Giovanni:
La Caccia di San Giovanni was founded by Dean Macfarlan producing its first vintage
in 2017. For our 2018 vintage and beyond, Dean partnered with Michael Kennedy and
Marc Gagnon who now oversee all winemaking and vineyard operations. Together Dean, Michael and Marc want to express this site uniquely and purely to produce an authentic, organic wine reflective of the incredible land that surrounds it. www.sangiovannivilla.com
Location: 40 minutes from Siena, 1 hour from Florence, 3 hours from Rome
LOT INCLUDES · Trip for 8 people · Dates: Sunday to Sunday in 2023. Subject to availability.
Donated by Mara and Dave Christie, MacFarlan Family
Partners, Diane and Dan Hesse, and Jackson Family Vineyards
The galleries of The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art will soon be filled with the chatter of schoolchildren as the museum resumes normal activity in this post-pandemic world.
Classrooms will be activated with curious students, eager to allow art to widen and transform their world. Energy,
excitement, and enthusiasm inform the Education division,
hard at work on lesson plans, activities, and tours for children of all ages.
Your generous support allows the museum to hire educators who provide high-quality instruction, and art materials that become the tools tiny hands use to create whatever their imaginations can conjure. Each year, the Nelson-Atkins
engages with nearly 55,000 students in the Kansas City metropolitan area.
Your support of Fund-a-Need helps pay for field trip expenses,
such as buses and substitute teachers, as well as art materials and high-quality instruction. Our children are our future. Be a part of the solution. Give generously.
ESTIMATED EDUCATION IMPACT AT A GLANCE:
· MORE THAN 17,000 STUDENTS may be served through
tours, workshops, incentive grants, and other programs at a cost of $15 per person.
· 2,000 EDUCATORS may be served through teacher programs at a cost of $76 per person.
· NEARLY 42,000 VISITORS may attend festivals and family programs at a cost of $7 per person.
· MORE THAN 1550 YOUTH may be served through Teen
Council, Teen Guides, and Teen programs at a cost of $64 per person.
LVMH (Moët & Hennessy Private)
Louis Vuitton. The name conjures up visions of the finest
craftsmanship and luxury. One of the most iconic and soughtafter fashion brands in the world. But did you know that the company which owns Louis Vuitton, LVMH, also owns the
largest portfolio of luxury wine brands in the world? Thanks to the generosity of their Moët & Hennessy Private Client
Group we are offering you some of the rarest tete de cuvée
champagnes, the rarest and arguably greatest sweet wine in
the world, Château d’Yquem, an impossible-to-find Burgundy
Grand Cru along with one of the most super premium cognacs made today, Hennessy Paradis.
These are the wines of legend. And, in the case of Château d’Yquem, wines featured in the Showtime series, Billions.
And now they can be yours. Indulge in the lush history of Louis Vuitton and LVMH.
Donated by LVMH, Christy and Bill Gautreaux, and Lynne and Mark O’Connell
Château d ‘Yquem Y Bordeaux Superieur
Clos Des Lambrays Grand Cru
Krug Clos Du Mensil
Krug Grand Cuvee
Veuve Clicquot La Grande Dame Hennessy Paradis (over 100 years old)
Make a Run for The Roses May 7, 2022 Pack your finest chapeau and six of your closest racing fan
friends, as you fly via private jet to and from Louisville for the
2022 Kentucky Derby. Enjoy that first perfect sip of your mint julep, the final sentimental chills of singing My Old Kentucky
Home, and the race itself, all from your private box at the finish
line. No matter how you place your bets, everyone in your party wins on this Derby Day. · 6 tickets
· Ground transportation from Carey Limousine · Box on the finish line
· Food and beverages included in the box · Row 4, Box 116C
· R ound-trip private jet transportation, flying out and back on May 7, 2022
Donated by the Curran Family, Julie and Tyler Oliver, Kansas City Transportation Group, and Platform Ventures
Cloister Gallery Dinner Ten couples will enjoy dinner prepared by James Beard
Award Winning Chef Kevin Nashan of Sydney Street Café and Peacemaker Lobster and Crab in St. Louis and Peacemaker
Tulsa, in one of the Nelson-Atkins’ most revered galleries, the 14th century French Cloister, paired with exquisite and highly acclaimed wines from Bryant Family.
Don and Bettina Bryant have established one of California’s premier First Growth wines, the Bryant Family Vineyard Cabernet Sauvignon, now among Napa Valley’s most
acclaimed labels. Bryant Estate wines are currently harvested, blended, and produced entirely by hand from grapes planted and grown on the original 13-acre estate, as well as on
neighboring vineyards on Howell Mountain, Las Posadas,
and Madrona. Bettina Bryant will be in attendance to lead the
group through the vintages that will be poured throughout the course of the evening.
Chef Nashan seamlessly incorporates his wide variety of
culinary experiences and influences into seasonal, locally sourced creations. His French training shines through his
food while his time in Spain shows its lasting impact in soulful sofrito-based dishes and the innumerable cured products in the pantry. Nashan believes that sourcing locally should be
expected, not celebrated. Nashan won a James Beard Award for Best Chef: Midwest in 2017, after being a finalist in the
category in 2014 and 2016 and a five-time semifinalist. He
has even cooked for President Barack Obama, which puts our winning bidders in lofty company. · Date: Saturday, August 27 · Buy in for 10 couples · $7,500/couple
Donated by Bryant Family Vineyard
Wine Lot — Grand Cru Burgundy The vineyards of Burgundy were delimited by Cistercian monks during the 14th century and remain vastly unchanged to this day. The greatest of those vineyards were given the title of
Grand Cru and comprise only 1% of the total land under vine.
This selection of Grand Cru wines, vinified by iconic producers, will age gracefully in your cellar for decades to come!
Donated by Linda and Paul DeBruce, Christy
and Bill Gautreax, Nancy and Rick Green, Steve Karbank, Mark and Lynne O’Connell, Jane and Josh Sosland, and Wine Exchange/Jim Walker
Romanée St. Vivant—Vincent Girardin
Chambertin Clos de Bèze—Vincent Girardin
Clos de Vougeot—Joseph Drouhin, Magnum
Latricières-Chambertin—Domaine Simon Bize et Fils (4 bottles)
Clos de Vougeot—Domaine Drouhin-Laroze (2 bottles)
Clos de Vougeot—Domaine Francois Lamarche (8 bottles)
Clos de Vougeot—André Ziltener
Corton Rognet—Domaine Clos de la Chapelle
Chambertin Clos de Bèze—Domaine Perrot-Minot
2010 Charmes Chambertin très vieilles vignes— Domaine Joseph Roty, Magnum 2016
Clos de Vougeot—Domaine Méo-Camuzet
Clos de Tart—monopole
Mazi Chambertin—Frédéric Esmonin
Wine in Cyberspace: A very cool evening out Visit the home of FishTech, KC’s coolest office, enjoy
incredible wines, and watch on as a talented local chef
prepares your dinner on-site. Fishtech founder, Gary Fish, is
a wine connoisseur and car enthusiast, and this breathtaking facility reflects both passions. Your visit includes a tour of his
world-class Security Operations Center (think NASA Mission Control), playing a replica of Augusta’s Golden Bell Par 3
(weather permitting), and dining in an expansive entertainment space featuring both new and classic cars. Gary and Ann Fish welcome you to enjoy this unique evening in KC’s cybersecurity center.
· Experience for 10 people
· Mutually agreed upon date
Donated by Ann and Gary Fish
Make your cellar stellar
Instantly create one of Kansas City’s most coveted cellars
with approximately 70 bottles of incredible wine. This unique signed bottle collection comes donated from our Thursday Winemaker Dinner attendees. Share with friends or store in your cellar.
Donated by ShuttleCork Benefactors
Online Auction Lots Online lots will open for bidding the week of ShuttleCork.
The auction will run Friday, April 22 – Saturday, April 30 at 12 p.m. CST. Greater Giving is the online auction platform to preview Live Auction lots, bid on Online Auction items, and donate to ShuttleCork’s Fund-a-Need. Go to shuttlecork2022.ggo.bid to create an account and get started!
Make it a Magnum
One lucky bidder will win more than a dozen magnums from ShuttleCork 2022 Winemakers. Perfect for your next dinner party or wine tasting, this package will include a variety of tasty treasures.
Donated by ShuttleCork 2022 Winemakers
Tivoli Under the Stars Movie Party Package Celebrate with family, friends, or coworkers with an outdoor movie party
experience like no other on the beautiful grounds of The Nelson-Atkins
Museum of Art! You’ll be treated to an instant party with a luxury picnic for 16
styled by Wonder & Whimsy Events, Good Stuff China, and Solstice Florals.
Tivoli Under the Stars private movie screening party package includes a premovie party, wine, fabulous wood fired pizza, entertainment, and fun!
· Wine from the ShuttleCork Cellar
· Pizza from Devoured Pizza Food Truck
· Movie of choice (subject to availability) · Party to begin 1 hr. prior to sunset
· Movie to start 10-15 minutes past sunset
· Mutually agreed upon date by October 1, 2022 (subject to availability)
Donated by Wonder & Whimsy Events, Good Stuff China,
Solstice Florals, and The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art
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A classy cooking experience Feast Magazine 2021 Chef of the Year, Pam Liberda of Waldo
Thai, will lead a unique cooking class for your group of 12. The class will take place at Billie’s Grocery, a restaurant concept near the Union Hill neighborhood in Midtown Kansas City,
bringing mostly organic, nutrient-dense whole eats and treats to the community’s ever-growing health food scene. Chef
Liberda’s private cooking class is designed for lots of handson participation and fun, and at the end of class, you’ll share
the family-style meal you made together. All while sipping wine from the ShuttleCork Cellar!
Donated by Billie’s Grocery and Pam Liberda
Bubbles and Bulbs with Chuck Matney Your opportunity to learn from the best, Chuck Matney of
The Little Flower Shop. Grab some friends for an event of intoxicating blooms, delicious sips, and savory bites.
Exclusions: Mutually agreeable dates, excluding November and December.
Donated by Chuck Matney,
and The Little Flower Shop
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A Laotian Feast for 12 at Strang Hall Private Dinner for 12 at Strang Hall Gather 12 of your closest friends and go whole hog with
Chef Anourom Thomson. Literally. A whole roasted hog is the
centerpiece served in the Private Dining Room Space at Strang Hall. Chef brings his unique mix of American fare and culinary inspiration from his home country of Laos right to your table for a magical culinary vacation and an unforgettable taste
experience. To keep the conversation lively, your feast also
comes with two complimentary complimentary cocktails per guest and wine from the ShuttleCork Cellar.
Making the evening even more memorable, Chef Anourom will
present each dish, discussing their creation and the inspiration behind them.
Donated by Tim Barton and Shawn Craft of Strang Hall
Apps · Chicken Laab · Spring Rolls
· 3 Cheese Dill Spread
Entrées/sides · Whole Roasted Hog · Papaya Salad
· Sticky Rice, White Rice · Chef’s Veggies
Dessert · Rice Pudding
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Art Course Package This ultimate party experience for up to 25 people includes access to the art-inspired miniature golf course, nestled
within the terraces in The Donald J. Hall Sculpture Park of
The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art, plus snacks and drinks from the concession cart. Art Course is a nine-hole putt-
putt experience that presents dynamic interpretations of
masterpieces from the Nelson-Atkins collection. This year Evelyn Hofer’s “Girl with Bicycle, Dublin” will be returning to
· Art Course Package for 25
· One round of art course
· Includes concession snacks and drinks
· Complimentary garage parking for attendees
· A vailable any day and time during open museum hours, Thursday–Monday
· M utually agreed upon date by October 24, 2022 (subject to availability)
Donated by The Nelson-Atkins Museum of Art
In-Kind Donations DMH A DVE RT I S I N G
F I O RE L L A’S JAC K STAC K J C GREGG
K A NS AS CI T Y T R A N S PO RTATI O N G RO U P THE R A PHAE L H OTE L
“If food is the body of good living, wine is its soul.” - Clifton Fadiman
Cheers to next year! S AV E T H E DAT E M AY 4–5 , 2 0 2 3
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