March 5th - 7th, 2015
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  • Celebrating 25 Years of Giving Back

    Celebrating 25 Years of Giving Back

  • The Main Event

    The Main Event

    More than 700 wines from over 100 wineries

  • Celebrate Responsibly

    Celebrate Responsibly

    Hotels within walking distance of the Grand Tasting Events held at the Duke Energy Convention Center.

  • Join our 2015 Honorary Chairs

    Join our 2015 Honorary Chairs

    Gina Gallo of Gallo Signature Series and Jean-Charles Boisset, of Boisset Family Estates

  • Experience

    Experience

    Join the area's finest chefs in their own restaurants.

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  • Winery Dinners

    Like cooking winemaking is an art, experience the finest of both in one special evening! Visiting wine personalities from around the globe team up with the area's finest chefs in their restaurants and create incredible multi-course dining experiences. Meet these artists, learn the story of their wines, and experience the skillful harmony of fine wine and masterful cuisine. 

    Grand Tastings

    More than 700 wines from over 100 wineries are available to sample, while guests enjoy delicious food and a silent auction. New, rare, and exciting wines from around the world are available for tasting. Whether you're a seasoned expert or an intrigued beginner, winemakers and winery representatives welcome you as they mix useful knowledge with exquisite samples of their art.

    Charity Auction & Luncheon

    Enjoy a Silent and Live Auction with a phenomenal catalog of limited-release bottles, winemaker-signed large format bottles, rare wines coaxed from the cellars of notable Cincinnatians, chef's table dining opportunities at exclusive Cincinnati homes, fantastic trips, wine cellar tours, and more. A gourmet luncheon with savory cuisine from the Hilton Netherland's Chef Todd Kelly follows the Auction.

  • Hilton Cincinnati Netherland Plaza

    Official Hotel of the Cincinnati International Wine Festival

    35 West Fifth Street Cincinnati, OH 45202 Phone: 513.421.9100

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    Other Hotels

    Hyatt Regency Cincinnati
    151 West Fifth Street
    Cincinnati, OH 45202
    Phone: 1.888.421.1442

    Book by February 27, 2015

    Millennium Hotel
    150 West Fifth Street
    Cincinnati, OH 45202
    Phone: 513.352.2100

    The Westin Cincinnati
    21 East Fifth Street
    Cincinnati, OH 45202
    Phone: 513.621-7700

    The Cincinnatian Hotel
    601 Vine Street
    Cincinnati, OH 45202
    Phone: 513-381-3000

    21c Museum Hotel Cincinnati
    609 Walnut Street
    Cincinnati, OH 45202
    Phone: 513-578-6600

    Renaissance Cincinnati
    36 W.4th Street
    Cincinnati, OH 45202
    Phone: 513-333-0000

    * In order to receive these special rates, please identify yourself with the Cincinnati International Wine Festival and make your hotel reservations prior to the specified cut-off dates.

    Note: All Hotels are within walking distance of the Grand Tasting Events held at the Duke Energy Convention Center.

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  • Gina Gallo

    Gina is the granddaughter of the late Julio Gallo, co-founder with Ernest of E. & J. Gallo, America's largest wine producer by volume. She has been a winemaker with Gallo Signature Series for more than two decades.

    Meet Gina Gallo

    Jean-Charles Boisset

    Jean Charles is the son of Jean-Claude and Claudine Boisset, founders of Boisset Family Estates. He is the president of the company, which is Burgundy's largest wine producer and owner of Buena Vista Winery, DeLoach Winery, and Raymond Vineyards in California.

    Meet Jean-Charles
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MUST BE 21 TO ATTEND. TICKETS ARE NON-REFUNDABLE AND CAN ONLY BE USED ONCE. Tickets available online December 1 - March 4