CABERNET FOR A GOOD CAUSE: THE CAPITAL GRILLE KICKS-OFF 2013 ARTIST SERIES WINE EVENT BENEFITTING SHARE OUR STRENGTH

FOURTH-ANNUAL CELEBRATION OF FINE ART AND FINE WINE, MARCH 18 – APRIL 28, 2013, FEATURES EXCLUSIVE, LIMITED-ALLOCATION CABERNET SAUVIGNON

THE CAPITAL GRILLE® announced the kick-off of its FOURTH-ANNUAL ARTIST SERIES WINE EVENT, a celebration of

The Capital Grille launches Artist Series Wine Event on March 18, 2013.  (PRNewsFoto/The Capital Grille)

The Capital Grille launches Artist Series Wine Event on March 18, 2013. (PRNewsFoto/The Capital Grille)

the worlds of fine art and winemaking in partnership with SHARE OUR STRENGTH®.  From March 18 to April 28, 2013, THE CAPITAL GRILLE restaurants nationwide will feature an exclusive CALIFORNIA CABERNET SAUVIGNON adorned with an original piece of artwork as its label. SHARE OUR STRENGTH and THE CAPITAL GRILLE have a long history of working together to end childhood hunger in America. To date, The CAPITAL GRILLE ARTIST SERIES PROGRAM has raised more than $1 million on behalf of the organization. A portion of the proceeds from each bottle will be donated to SHARE OUR STRENGTH in support of its NO KID HUNGRY® campaign, which is ending childhood hunger in America by ensuring all children get the healthy food they need, every day. Additionally – and for the first time – THE CAPITAL GRILLE will auction the original painting selected for this year’s wine label, with the full amount of the winning bid benefitting Share Our Strength.

No child should grow up hungry in America, but one in five children struggles with hunger. SHARE OUR STRENGTH‘s NO KID HUNGRY(®) campaign is ending childhood hunger in America by ensuring all children get the healthy food they need, every day. The NO KID HUNGRY campaign connects kids in need to effective nutrition programs like school breakfast and summer meals and teaches low-income families to cook healthy, affordable meals through COOKING MATTERS. This work is accomplished through the NO KID HUNGRY NETWORK, made up of private citizens, public officials, nonprofits, business leaders and others providing innovative hunger solutions in their communities. Join us at www.NoKidHungry.org.

ARROWOOD VINEYARDS & WINERY makes extraordinary small-lot varietals and vineyard designates. It is the dream child of RICHARD ARROWOOD, an iconic winemaster who has been making wine in Sonoma County, CA, for more than 45 years and helped make the area the legendary wine region that it is today. He first became famous for producing CHATEAU ST JEAN “ROBERT YOUNG” CHARDONNAY, the first famous single vineyard Chardonnay in California. Shortly after, he realized his dream to have his own winery where he could make his own wines to great critical acclaim. When he retired, he sold the wine to MAJESTIC FINE WINES and apprenticed HEIDI VON DER MEHDEN as his successor. An intuitive and talented winemaker, Heidi has filled Arrowood’s shoes with ease and can claim this year’s Artist Series wine, her second vintage, as her own. Continue reading