Sip + Savor + Learn

Learn from the Best in the Industry

Participate in one of our wine seminars with Master of Wine Peter Marks or local sommelier Henk Schuitemaker of the Angus Barn. Seminars will be held throughout the event, and are included with your ticket purchase. Seminar availability is on a first-come-first-served basis. Sign up today and secure your spot!

Seminar Lineup:

  • How to Taste Wine
  • Marlborough Masterclass
  • Liberated Enjoyment of Wine & Food

Our Sommeliers: 

Peter Marks

Peter Marks

Master of Wine

Peter Marks is one of only 38 Masters of Wine residing in the U.S. In 1995, he passed the rigorous MW exam and became the first American to garner the Madame Bollinger Foundation Award which is bestowed to the MW candidate with the highest blind tasting score. Peter graduated from UC Davis in 1976 with a BS degree with highest honors in Food Service Management and became interested in wine while attending a number of viticulture and enology classes. He has held the positions of Director of Wine at the upscale Draeger’s Supermarkets, Chief Wine Merchant at the on-line wine retailer, and Senior Vice President of Wine at COPIA, the American Center for Wine, Food & the Arts. Peter is also a member of the Society of Wine Educators; Education Tasting Coordinator for the Institute of Masters of Wine in the US; and judges many international wine competitions.

Henk Schuitemaker

Henk Schuitemaker

Certified Wine Sommelier

Certified Wine Sommelier Henk Schuitemaker, often referred to as “The Wine Guy” has been with the Angus Barn for 31yrs. He is responsible for
maintaining the wine cellar and wine list. Due to his diligence and hard work, the Angus Barn has maintained the Wine Spectaor’s Grand Award since 1989. Henk’s responsibilities at the restaurant also include wine education of the entire service staff, public wine tastings and a special wine course that he teaches future Sommeliers. He has cultivated an entire team of wine professionals and has helped area Sommeliers achieve their personal goals.


Causey Aviation VIP Admission to Sip+Savor includes:

Rare Beer and Wine Tasting, Only Available to VIP Ticket Holders

Exclusive VIP Lounge

Exclusive T-shirt

Early Event Access

VIP Laminate 

Private Entrance

Private Restrooms

All Elements Listed in General Admission


Food Sampling from 30 of the Area’s Finest Restaurants, Paired with Wine from Around the World

Souvenir Glass

Live Music

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