Mosaic Wine Group hosted a wonderful evening of great food and wine featuring the fine wines of Neyers Vineyards at BraeBurn Country Club on Saturday, February 28, 2009. Historic BraeBurn Country Club was founded in 1926 in Houston, Texas and is best known for its incredible golf course and amenities. BraeBurn Country Club provides a beautiful setting in which to host a wine dinner, and they have been an enormous supporter of the Mosaic Wine Group portfolio.
Above: The dessert course paired with the 2006 Neyers Pato Vineyard Zinfandel.
The 5-course dinner menu was perfectly paired with the fine wines from Neyers Vineyards, featuring a couple of his fine selections, including:
- 2007 Carneros District Chardonnay
- 2007 El Novillero Chardonnay
- 2005 Old Lakeville Highway Syrah
- 2004 Neyers Ranch Cabernet Sauvignon
- 2005 ‘AME’ Cabernet Sauvignon
- 2006 Pato Vineyard Zinfandel
Bruce Neyers (left) is a veteran of the wine industry, having launched Neyers Vineyards in 1992, and also acting as National Sales Director for French importer Kermit Lynch Wine Merchant. Bruce’s philosophy with wine is simple – to produce the best quality wines possible from the best vineyards and with minimal intervention. His winemaking team includes superstar consultant Ehren Jordan (Turley, Failla) and Tadeo Borchardt who utilize organic vineyard practices in their 50-acre estate and purchase fruit from the best and brightest vineyards throughout Napa, Sonoma and Contra Costa County.
Above: A toast to Bruce Neyers.
For more information of Neyers Vineyards check out their website at http://www.neyersvineyards.com. Mosaic Wine Group proudly represents the fine wines from Neyers Vineyards, and also works with Bruce by representing the Kermit Lynch Wine Merchant portfolio in Texas.
Above: Wine Club President Denis Wood introducing the staff.