Pinot Noir Summit

Pinot Noir Summit - July 25th

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After 12 years in San Francisco, The 13th Annual Pinot Noir Summit soars to new heights as it heads to Reno & the spectacular Atlantis Casino Resort Spa on July 25th.

The Summit, the culmination of this year's Pinot Noir Shootout, is the largest competitive tasting of New World Pinot Noirs in the wine industry. With 497 wines entered this year, the Summit will feature over 150 of the year's highest rated wines.

This year's Pinot Noir Shootout was the most rigorous in the competition's 13 year history. The selection process of two preliminary tastings followed by the Judges Finals, held at Fort Mason on May 30, ensures the results of the Shootout showcase the highest level of excellence in the crafting of this challenging & spellbinding varietal. 

On Saturday, July 25, hundreds of wine lovers will Experience, Explore & Learn with Winemakers at The 13th Pinot Noir Summit enjoying Pinot Noir Workshops, an All Things Pinot Pairing Lunch, the Wine Lover's Blind Tasting, & the Grand Awards Tasting Gala - winemakers will be pour their award winning Pinot Noirs & other wines from their lineup.  

The Blind Tasting brings a unique component to the day as attendees blind taste 32 top-rated wines. Votes are tallied. The results are announced at the Grand Awards Tasting Gala.

With a vibrant enthusiastic wine market in the Reno-Tahoe area, the Atlantis Casino Resort Spa is the ideal host property with a reputation as the premier wine event venue in the Sierra. 

The property's AAA Four Diamond Award status and recognition as a Top 10 Casino Resort property by USA Today assures this year's Summit will establish a new standard for excellence.

Preferred Rates at the Atlantis. Reference 13th Pinot Noir Summit to access the special room rate.

VIP All Day Access $125 ($150 after 7/10)
11:00am-9:30pm
Pinot Noir Workshop, All Things Pinot Lunch, Blind Tasting, & Grand Awards Tasting Gala

Grand Awards Tasting Gala $75 ($85 after 7/10)
6:30-9:30pm

Register for the Pinot Noir Summit Trade Session

PNS Trade Session

After 12 years in San Francisco, this years' 13th Annual Pinot Noir Summit elevates to new heights as it heads to Reno and the spectacular Atlantis Casino Resort Spa on July 24th and 25th.

The Summit is the culmination of this years Annual Pinot Noir Shootout, the largest competitive tasting of New World Pinot Noirs in the wine industry.  With 497 wines entered in this years competition, the Summit will feature over 150 of this years highest rated wines.

On Friday, July 24th, a special Trade & Media Session will take place from 1:00 to 4:30PM featuring selected wineries from this years competition. Trade and  members of the media will have the unique opportunity to blind taste a number of the top-rated wines as selected by the judging panel.

A workshop entitled "Pinot Noir: A Global Perspective" will take place from 1:15 to 2:15PM.   Winemakers and winery management will be on hand to taste their award winning Pinot Noirs along with other wines from their lineup.  

On Saturday, July 25th, the Summit will welcome hundreds of wine lovers from the consumer public for a full day of events. 

This year's Pinot Noir Shootout was the most rigorous in the competition's 13 years. The selection process of two preliminary qualifying tastings followed by the Judges Finals, held at Fort Mason on May 30th, ensures the results of the Shootout showcase the highest level of excellence in the crafting of this challenging and spellbinding varietal. 

With a vibrant enthusiastic wine market in the Reno-Tahoe area, the Atlantis Casino Resort Spa is the ideal host property with a reputation as the premier wine event venue in the Sierra. 

The property's AAA Four Diamond Award status and recognition as a Top 10 Casino Resort property by USA Today assures this year's Summit will establish a new standard for excellence.