Wine Dinner & Auction

The only paired dinner of its kind in Missouri, Epworth’s annual Wine Dinner & Auction attracts corporate leaders, connoisseurs and wine lovers who know that great wines are best enjoyed with friends. Sommeliers from St. Louis’ leading restaurants provide table-side service and share the story of each of the expertly selected wines and their pairing with the dinner’s five courses. This event is a stellar experience for everyone who appreciates rare and fine wine.

Event details

November 10th, 2018
The Ritz-Carlton, St. Louis
Event Chairs: Dr. Gregg Berdy and Jason Main, Certified Sommelier and Owner, The Wine Merchant
For detailed sponsorship information please view the following document – 2018 Wine Dinner Sponsor Levels


  • Cocktail hour and Silent Auction
  • Five-course dinner paired with exceptional vintages
  • Live Auction, featuring rare wines from private collectors and specialized wine tours
  • Tax-Credit Paddle Raise
  • Live Music
  • Dancing

Cabernet Title Sponsor

Centene Charitable Foundation

Merlot Pre-Dinner Reception Sponsor

Spencer Fane

Chardonnay Premier Sponsors

Edward Jones
U.S. Bank
McMahon Berger

Pinot Patron Sponsors

Express Scripts
Bank of America
BJC Healthcare
St. Louis Cardinals

Wine Down After Dinner Coffee Sponsor

Monarch Private Capital
Midwest BankCentre