Not long after graduating from college, South Carolina native Thomas Rivers Brown found himself immersed in Napa wine culture, and over the last two decades he has become one of the most sought-after consulting winemakers in the region. Named Food & Wine 2010 Winemaker of the Year and touting several 100-point wines to his name, Brown is once again returning to his Southern roots to lead us through a tasting of his distinguished portfolio.

About the venue: Historic Charleston Foundation is a nonprofit organization whose mission is to preserve and protect the historical, architectural and material culture that make up Charleston’s rich and irreplaceable heritage. Don’t miss the chance to tour the Historic Charleston Foundation’s two house museums, the Nathaniel Russell House (c. 1808) and the Aiken-Rhett House (c. 1820).