Friday, June 7, 2024

11:30 am – 3:00 pm
The Club at Carlton Woods
1 Carlton Woods Drive, The Woodlands, TX 77382

Ladies of the Vine
Tasting, Panel & Luncheon

June 7, 2024
11:30 AM - 3:00 PM

The Club at Carlton Woods

1 Carlton Woods Dr.
The Woodlands, TX 77382

Balanced, Bright, Complex, Nouveau, Unfiltered, Haute…
All words that are used to describe incredible wines and incredible women. Join the bright women of the wine world, sharing their complex talents and in an unfiltered panel discussion with an intimate glimpse on their personal journey with wine.

Join Monique Studak, Principal at Thirst For Knowledge as she moderates an awesome and diverse panel of females from various walks of wine including winery owners, national Vice President of Sales from a major wine group, trailblazing entrepreneurs who share their personal journey with wine as they speak to their pairings. Intimate experience with reception tasting stations followed by a multi-course wine meal. Opulent door prizes and generous swag bags for all.

The reception starts at 11:30 am and doors to the main dining room open at 1pm.

Country Club chic

Tickets are all-inclusive. All food and beverage tastings are included in ticket price.
Must be 21+ to attend.


Ladies of the Vine Tasting, Panel & Luncheon

General Admission Tickets

Enjoy an intimate experience with some of the most knowledgeable and fun ladies in the industry. Start with a reception wine tasting. Then a multi-course luncheon perfectly paired with panelist’s selections.
$165 +Online Convenience Fee: $7.30 + tax

Ladies of the Vine Tasting, Panel & Luncheon


Table package includes: All Inclusive Access to the event.
Plus, 6 tickets to the event and a reserved premium placement table.
$3,200 + Online Convenience Fee: $79.58 + tax

2024 Special Guests

Monique Studak

Thirst for Knowledge, LLC

Jennifer Chapple

Vice President of Sales
Share A Splash

Carissa Stephens

Co-Founder, Owner, COO
Pur Noire Wines

Karen Bonarrigo

Chief Administrative Officer/Owner
Messina Hof Winery

Denise Ehrlich


2024 Luncheon Menu

Menu subject to change. Dietary restriction modifications can be made upon request in advance.

Passed Hors d’Oeuvres

Truffle Deviled Quail Eggs, Micro Chives

Spanish Beef Empanadillas, Gremolata

Crab Salad Tostada, Dill Fronds


Contemporary Wedge Salad
Baby Iceberg, Warm Bacon Jam, Curled Scallions, Shaved Red Onions, Confit Garlic Tomatoes, Crumbled Feta, Ranch Dressing

First Wine
Presented by one of our amazing panelists, TBD

Seafood Course

Pan Seared Striped Baja Bass
Parisienne Potatoes, Supreme Citrus, Candied Fennel, Blood Orange Beurre Blanc

Second Wine
Presented by one of our amazing panelists, TBD


Pecan Smoked Allen Brothers Beef Tenderloin
Herb Roasted Rainbow Carrots, Garlic Horseradish Whipped Potatoes, Veal Glace, Macro Herbs

Third Wine
Presented by one of our amazing panelists, TBD


Pear Streusel Cheesecake
Gingersnap Cookie Crust, Spiced Pear Butter, Salted Caramel, Candied Pear Chips

Fourth Wine
Presented by one of our amazing panelists, TBD


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2024 Partners

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