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DATE + TIME

Thursday, November 12, 2020

7:00pm ET | 6:00pm CT | 4:00pm PT

 

VIRTUAL EVENT

The 75-minute event will be presented via YouTube.

 

 

 

 

 

 

HOSTED BY

Tanji Patton
Emmy Award Winning Journalist and
Host & Producer of Goodtaste with Tanji

 

EVENT DETAILS

Our 11th Annual Vintner Dinner is going virtual! For the first time, no matter where you are in the world, you can join us for an uplifting evening filled with fine wine and friendship! Whether you join alone or host a watch party with your friends or family, we are looking forward to coming together to support the continued legacy of President George H.W. Bush and former First Lady Barbara Bush.

 

Tax and Donation Information

The George & Barbara Bush Foundation is recognized as a tax-exempt, non-profit organization as defined under section 501(c)(3) by the U.S. Internal Revenue Service. A receipt for your table sponsorship and/or donation, which includes the Internal Revenue Service disclosure requirements, will be mailed closer to the date of the event.

We have several ways for you to get involved with our 11th Annual Vintner Dinner! Due to popular demand, electronic registration deadline extended to Monday, October 12. You must register to participate. To learn more about wine package pricing or to help support this event, click the link below.

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Not able to sip and savor at home, but still interested in supporting this event?

 

Please note in comments this gift is in support of the 2020 Vintner Dinner & Wine Auction.

We would be grateful if you would consider supporting this year’s auction by making a contribution of wine or other wine-related items. Your donation(s) will be auctioned alongside other fine wines, wine country experiences, unique specialty items, and one-of-a-kind Bush Family memorabilia.

If you are interested in donating auction items to the 2020 Vintner Dinner & Wine Auction, please follow the instructions below. Your donation(s) will be recognized on the 2020 Vintner Dinner & Wine Auction website.

Wine Donation Information

To print the Wine Donation form, click here:

To submit an electronic form, click here:

 

Print and Return Donation Form:

George & Barbara Bush Foundation
Attn: Sarah Farrell
Post Office Box 14141
College Station, Texas 77841-4141
(979) 862-2251 | sarah.farrell@Bush41.org

 

Shipping and Delivery of Wines:

Vintage Select Wines
c/o Sarah Farrell
4448 West 12th Street
Houston, Texas 77055
(713) 426-5800

 

Please include a copy of your donation form when your donation is shipped to Vintage Select Wines.

Due to strict TABC regulations, we must have your form by October 16, 2020.

 

Specialty Item Donation Information

To print the Specialty Item Donation form, click here:

To submit an electronic form, click here:

 

Print and Return Donation Form: 

George & Barbara Bush Foundation
Attn: Sarah Farrell
Post Office Box 14141
College Station, Texas 77841-4141
(979) 862-2251 | sarah.farrell@Bush41.org

Please include your donation items, a copy of your donation form and any promotional materials for the auction in your shipment.  Please return by October 16, 2020.

Prepared Dinner Options

The George & Barbara Bush Foundation’s 11th Annual Vintner Dinner & Wine Auction: AT HOME EDITION has proudly partnered with two Texas gourmet chefs and an outstanding restaurateur who have collaborated on our wine tasting pairings and will be offering the following menu at their respective restaurants:

First Pairing

Charcuterie Plate

Second Pairing

Atlantic Halibut with Beurre Blanc Sauce and Pencil Asparagus

Third Pairing

Pan-Roasted Duck with Red Wine Cherry Reduction, Fingerling Potatoes, Pearl Onions and Baby Spinach

Fourth Pairing

Rack of Lamb Paradiso with Chimichurri Sauce, Baby Potatoes and Heirloom Carrots

The George & Barbara Bush Foundation will not be handling the reservations or pre-orders. You will need to reach out to the restaurants directly for pricing, meal options, and dietary restrictions.

HOUSTON GUESTS:

Chef Jonathan Levine, Jonathan’s the Rub-Houston, Texas

  • Please email Jonathanscatering@att.net and reference the 2020 Vintner Dinner to make your reservation to dine at The Original Jonathan’s the Rub at 9061 Gaylord (77024).
    • Dinner may also be ordered for pick up.
    • Delivery, if desired, is complimentary to zip codes 77024 and 77055; and only $10 for any other areas.
  • These special dishes will be available November 12-14 (Thursday thru Saturday).  (Dining in the restaurant will not include the video program.)
  • You may order the entire Vintner Dinner meal for $75 per person (plus tax), order à la carte or explore their regular menu.  (www.jonathanstherub.com)
  • If dining in, you may bring the wines you ordered.  For this special event, they are offering a $6 per bottle corkage fee.

We are pleased that so many of you have chosen to order the dinner designed to be paired with the wines you have received. Due to an overwhelming response, we ask that carryout meals please be picked up at our Memorial Green location. The address is:

Jonathan’s the Rub at Memorial Green

12505 Memorial Dr, Houston 77024

713-808-9291

jonathanscatering@att.net

We will be offering this meal or anything from our regular menu, if desired, Thursday through Saturday evening. When ordering, please provide a pick up time or delivery window as we cannot guarantee a specific time for delivery to accommodate all of your orders. Deliveries are complimentary to area codes 77024 and 77055 and available to nearby areas for just $10. Please check that your delivery location fits within our delivery zone. 

Shawn Virene, a’Bouzy-Houston, Texas

  • To order the Charcuterie Plate only, please call a’Bouzy at 713-722-6899.

 

COLLEGE STATION GUESTS:

Chef Tai Lee, Sôlt-College Station, Texas

Pick-up Orders:

  • You may order the entire Vintner Dinner meal for $75 per person (plus tax)
  • Orders must be made by 9 am the day of the order
  • Pick up at Sôlt: 830 University Dr #400, College Station,TX

Delivery Orders (within the B/CS city limits ONLY for Event Date: Nov. 12)

  • You may order the entire Vintner Dinner meal for $75 per person (plus tax)
  • Orders must be placed by Tuesday, Nov. 10