CLO Ambassadors’ Wine Tasting & Silent Auction

19th Annual Wine Tasting logoThe CLO Ambassadors' 19th Annual Wine Tasting & Silent Auction was held on Friday, March 4, 2016, 7pm at The Duquesne Club.  The event was co-chaired by Christy Kobus of PNC Bank and Diana Kobus of Highmark. The return of the Kobus sisters produced a Wine Tasting even better than the last!

Proceeds from this sold-out event benefit Pittsburgh CLO’s Education and Outreach Programs.

Questions? Contact Andrew Frey at 412-281-3973 ext. 234 or


Connoisseur ($10,000)

PNC Financial Services Group

Breakthru Beverage, PA

Chateau ($5,000)

Burns White, LLC

Dollar Bank

Federated Investors

First National Bank

K&L Gates

Luttner Financial

Mine Safety Appliances Company, Inc.


Corporate ($3,000)

Chubb Group of Insurance Companies

Gateway Health

Mars National Bank

Post & Schell

Saul Ewing, LLC

Schneider Downs & Company


Supporting ($1,500)

A Martini & Co.

Babst Calland

BNY Mellon Wealth Management

Houston Harbaugh

Leech Tishman

Meyer, Unkovic, & Scott, LLP

Peace Dental

Sitko Bruno

Patron ($1,000)

Staley Capital Advisors

Tudi Mechanical Systems

Venango Trails


The Wines

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All wines and spirits are provided through a generous partnership with Breakthru Beverage, PA.




Casa Vinicola Zonin Wines

ProseccoCasa Vinicol Zonin USA logo

Winemaker's Collection Pinot Grigio

Winemaker's Collection Montepulciano

Castello D'Albola Chianti Classico

Butera Nero

Castello Del Poggio PAVIA


E & J Gallo Wines

E & J Gallo Winery logo

La Marca

Mirassou Moscato

William Hill Chardonnay

Apothic Red

Edna Valley Sauvignon Blanc

Carnivor Cabarnet


Folio Wines

Villa Sandi II Fesco

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Danzante Pinot Grigio

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Oberon Sauvignon Blanc

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Crios Malbec

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Spellbound Petite Sirah

Spellbound logo


Kendall-Jackson Wines


Murphy Goode Cabernet SauvignonKendall Jackson logo

Murphy Goode Pinot Grigio

Kendall Jackson Merlot Special Select

Kendall Jackson Pinot Noir Special Select

La Crema Willamette Pinot Noir


The Spirits

Jack Daniels Fire

Bird Dog Peach

Cutty Pro

Highland Park 12


Cutty Sark

Menage a Trois Vodka



Grand Prize

Hotel Le Cep BeauneA trip for 2 to France!

Our winners will receive a luxury hotel stay of three nights with breakfast in the luxurious Le Cep Beaune, in the heart of Burgundy; a welcome drink with the hotel's owner, and a one-hour spa treatment

Also inlcuded is roundtrip air transportation courtesy of Delta Airlines, roundtrip, first-class train tickets courtesy Christina O'Toole of Travel Leaders, and round-trip airport transfer service courtesy of Regency Global Transportation Group, Ltd.

Total Value: $5,000


First Prize

A $1,000 Henne Jewelers Gift Certificate


Second Prize

A dinner for two at Meat & Potatoes, and two tickets to Pittsburgh CLO's production of CHICAGO