Cheers for Charity! raffle prize packages feature 52 exclusive wines and spirits with proceeds benefiting NH Food Bank and Easterseals NH
The New Hampshire Liquor Commission (NHLC) will raffle 52 of the most coveted and rare wines and spirits in the world with a goal of raising a combined $500,000 for the New Hampshire Food Bank and Easterseals New Hampshire. Entrants can choose which prize package they want to win in the Cheers for Charity! raffle – a package consisting of 35 spirits, including O.F.C. 1994 Bourbon Whiskey, Pappy Van Winkle’s Family Reserve 23yr Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey and Woodford Reserve Baccarat Edition Kentucky Bourbon – or a prize package of 17 wines including a 2016 Château Pétrus Pomerol, 2017 Chateau Mouton Rothschild, 2016 Opus One and six bottles of 2017 Domaine de la Romanee-Conti Echezeaux housed in a sealed crate. All 17 wines scored at least 94 points with four of the wines scoring 100—the highest score possible. Only 5,000 raffle tickets are available now through April 1.
The Cheers for Charity! spirits prize package includes the following products:
· Hancock’s President’s Reserve Single Barrel Bourbon Whiskey
· Pappy Van Winkle’s Family Reserve 20yr Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey
· Elmer T. Lee Single Barrel Bourbon Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey
· Old Forester Birthday Bourbon
· Blanton’s Single Barrel Bourbon Whiskey
· Michter’s 10 Year Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey
· Pappy Van Winkle’s Family Reserve 23yr Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey
· Rebel Yell 10 Year Single Barrel Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey
· E.H.Taylor, Jr. Single Barrel Straight Kentucky Bourbon Whiskey
The Cheers for Charity! wine prize package includes the following products:
· Domaine de La Romanee-Conti Echezeaux 2017
· Château Haut-Brion 2016 Red Wine
· Tenuta San Guido Sassicaia
· Château Margaux 2016
· Opus One 2016 Red Blend Napa Valley
· Château D'Yquem Sauternes 2014
· Château Mouton Rothschild 2017
· Château Lafite Rothschild 2017
· Shafer Hillside Select Cabernet Sauvignon 2014
· Dominus Estate 2016 Red Wine
· Chateau Petrus Pomerol 2016
· Joseph Phelps Insignia Red Blend, Napa Valley
Due to limited production and high demand, few, if any of these products are available for sale at the manufacturer’s suggested retail prices, which combined is nearly $20,000. The value of these products on the secondary market is considerably more with the spirits prize package valued at more than $30,000 and the wine prize package valued at nearly $19,000. The O.F.C. 1994 Bourbon Whiskey alone can sell for upwards of $12,000 and a single bottle of the 2017 Domaine de la Romanee-Conti Echezeaux can sell for nearly $3,000.
Prizes also include: Coach airfare for two to New Hampshire or mileage reimbursement and luxury hotel accommodations for two nights in New Hampshire.
Easterseals New Hampshire: For 84 years, Easterseals NH has provided exceptional services to ensure we change the way the world defines and views disability by making profound, positive differences in people’s lives every day. Core programs and services include Child Development Centers and Family Resource Center, Early Supports & Services, Autism Services, Residential & Educational Services, Transportation Services, Camping & Recreation, Community Based Services, Workforce Development, Military & Veterans Services, Senior Services, and Substance Use Treatment Services. As a leader in social services for individuals with disabilities and special needs, Easterseals NH employs more than 1,600 individuals who serve nearly 25,000 children, adults and seniors.
The New Hampshire Food Bank, a program of Catholic Charities New Hampshire, has been working to relieve hunger in the Granite State since 1984. In 2019, as the state’s only Food Bank, the New Hampshire Food Bank efficiently procured and distributed more than 14.2 million pounds of food to people in need through more than 400 non-profit registered agencies. Agencies include food pantries, neighborhood centers, low-income housing sites, senior nutrition centers, family crisis centers, hospices, soup kitchens, emergency shelters, after school programs, and day care centers.
The New Hampshire Liquor Commission (NHLC) operates 69 NH Liquor & Wine Outlet locations and serves more than 12 million customers each year. Touted as “the best state for wine drinkers” and “one of the best states to buy rare spirits,” NHLC has generated more than $3.5 billion in profits to support critical New Hampshire programs since its inception.
Hancock’s President’s Reserve Single Barrel Bourbon Whiskey
Pappy Van Winkle’s Family Reserve 20yr Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey
Elmer T. Lee Single Barrel Bourbon Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey
Old Forester Birthday Bourbon
Blanton’s Single Barrel Bourbon Whiskey
Michter’s 10 Year Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey
Pappy Van Winkle’s Family Reserve 23yr Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey
Rebel Yell 10 Year Single Barrel Kentucky Straight Bourbon Whiskey