Adobe Road Winery and The Racers Group bring world-class wines and racing to Cordillera Ranch
March 27 :: 6:00 to 9:00pm
Adobe Road Winery hails directly from the “starting line” of California Wine Country in Petaluma, California. The small-lot producer is one of the hottest boutique wineries in the country, winning numerous accolades and a large collection of recent 90+ scores from publications like Wine Spectator and Robert Parker’s Wine Advocate (16 this past year, to be exact). Adobe Road’s handcrafted wines are in high demand and each one is sourced from the preeminent vineyards in Napa and Sonoma counties. Owner and founder Kevin Buckler has a strong background in building teams and a drive to excellence with his championship sportscar racing history and makes sure the quality shines through in every bottle. The winery is featured at some of the most prestigious wine events in the country, including Wine Spectator’s Grand Tour and the ultimate Grand Experience in New York, showcasing the top 250 wines in the world. Adobe Road will also be featured in March at the upcoming Robert Parker Wine Advocate global tour, Matter of Taste in San Francisco.
Kevin came from humble roots and achieved unprecedented success as lead professional driver and team owner of The Racers Group, and has an amazing story along the way. With international victories at the 24 Hours of Le Mans and the 24 Hours at Daytona (four wins/once overall), seven championships and over 100 professional victories, the team holds the winningest record of any independent GT team in North America. Buckler’s push into other avenues has led the motorsports program to keep up a heavy schedule of high-end corporate events, including custom wine dinners and “arrive and drives,” becoming a go-to for top companies looking for unique ways to help with their hospitality, sponsorship needs and strong business development.
The team will compete at Austin’s Circuit of the Americas, March 23-25, with the Pirelli World Challenge series debuting the beautiful TRG Aston Martin GT4 race car. The team’s race-winning Aston Martin race cars will be on display alongside cars from Mark Motors at Cordillera Ranch for a unique car, wine and food event. Derek DeBoer and Sean Gibbons, TRG’s pro drivers in Austin will be in attendance. Centered on the highly acclaimed wines from Adobe Road and paired with a menu crafted and presented by Executive Chef Isaac Cantu and his team, this will be an extraordinary evening. The price of the event will be $129.00 ++ and will include six 3-ounce Adobe Road wine tastings and dinner.
Reservations can be made with Brianna Botine at 830.336.9000 or by email at email@example.com.
Mark Motors: Founded by the previous owners of Mercedes-Benz of Boerne, Mark Motors was created with the intention of giving the residents of Boerne the opportunity to own some of the most desirable exotic and luxury vehicles available. Displayed inside their climate controlled showroom, their immaculate collection includes brands such as Aston Martin, Audi, Bentley, BMW, Ferrari, Land Rover, Lamborghini, Mercedes-Benz, Porsche, McLaren and Rolls-Royce, just to name a few. In addition to selling these vehicles, Mark Motors has a top of the line service department, capable of servicing every brand of vehicle that they offer. www.themarkmotors.com
Poolside Adobe Road – TRG Wine Dinner
(2016 Sauvignon Blanc-2014 Chardonnay)
Butter Poached East Coast Lobster
Grilled Pineapple and Mango,
Red Onion Escabeche, Avocado Mousse
(2012 Pinot Noir-2016 Redline)
Mesquite Smoked Heritage Lamb-Minted Cornettes
Arugula Chimichurri, Compari Tomato Jam
(2012 Cabernet Sauvignon-2013 Cabernet Sauvignon)
Akaushi Braised Short Rib
Crisp Black Truffle Croquette
HeartBrand “Texas Style” Beef Wellington
Applewood Bacon-Yukon Gold Potato Hash
Pan Seared Diver Scallops
Roasted Poblano-Charred Corn “Mac n Cheese”
Heirloom Tomato-Super Green Salad
Free Range Shaved Cured Egg, Confit of Beets,
Spiced Marcona Almonds
Banyuls Vinaigrette and Aged Modena Dressing
Misterio Chocolate Bavarois, Double Fudge Pedal
Bitter Milk Crunch
“Speed 151” Banana’s Foster
Butter Pecan-Cookie Dough Ice Cream