KTVU FOX (Channel 2) on Sunday, April 23, 2017 at 9:45am
Oakland, California, April 20th, 2017 –The Oakland Wine Festival will be in the spotlight this Sunday as Founder, Melody Fuller, will host a live tasting on KTVU FOX, showcasing the Wines of South Africa and South African wines being featured in this month’s Kick-Off Tasting and Soiree event. Wines from Founding Sponsor, Silverado Vineyards will also be featured during this lively segment of beautiful wines and wine education. Tune into KTVU FOX at 9:45am to get a glimpse into what is in store for this year’s festival.
For the third year, The Oakland Wine Festival is hosting a seated tasting, Soiree and Silent Auction presenting the wines of a featured International Wine Region.
Guests to the tasting and Soiree will also enjoy fine and exciting wines from South Africa to include:
The noble white wines and superior red wines of De Wetshof Estate; The high quality boutique and flagship wines of Warwick Wine Estate; The award-winning and renowned wines of Delaire Graff Estate and the wines of immense character of A.A.Badenhorst Family Wines. These wines are made possible by educational partner and founding sponsor Broadbent Selections.
About the Oakland Wine Festival:
The Oakland Wine Festival is a high profile, educational, wine and food event featuring celebrated winemakers from Napa Valley, Sonoma County, and around the world. The festival is collaboration between Founder, Melody Fuller, and some of her close friends in the Napa Valley and beyond. The Oakland Wine Festival features premium, reserve, library, high-end, hard-to-get and newly released wines.
Melody was named Best Westerner by Sunset Magazine for the innovative and creative work that she does in the wine world. The Oakland Wine Festival is the result of the desire to further acknowledge an overlooked – yet key – community of wine lovers who appreciate having world-class vintners and chefs within arm’s reach.