Korbel Champagne Adds Sparkle to the Presidential Inauguration
America's Premium Champagne Served at Inaugural Festivities
GUERNEVILLE (RUSSIAN RIVER VALLEY), Calif., Jan. 7 /PRNewswire/ -- When George W. Bush is sworn in for his second term as President of the United States, the historic event will once again be toasted with flutes of Korbel champagne. (Photo: http://www.newscom.com/cgi-bin/prnh/20050107/SFF014 ) For the sixth consecutive Presidential Inauguration, Korbel has created a unique commemorative Inaugural Cuvee of its super-premium Korbel Natural Champagne for the festivities. Among the many events surrounding the January 20th Inauguration, Korbel Natural Inaugural Cuvee will be featured at the Inaugural Luncheon, which immediately follows the swearing-in ceremony. Held in Statuary Hall in the United States Capital to honor President George W. Bush and Vice President Dick Cheney, the Inaugural Luncheon is hosted by the Joint Congressional Committee on Inaugural Ceremonies. Korbel also produced special Inaugural Cuvees for the Presidential Inaugurations of Ronald Reagan in 1985, George Bush in 1989, Bill Clinton in 1993 and 1997, and George W. Bush's first term in 2001. "Korbel Champagne has been poured at America's great celebrations for 123 years," observed Gary Heck, President and owner of Korbel Champagne Cellars. "As America's favorite premium champagne, we are gratified that Korbel is the champagne of choice to celebrate both historic events and personal milestones." Established in 1882, Korbel Champagne Cellars has been an Official Supporter of the 2000, 2002 and 2004 U.S. Olympic Teams, as well as the 2002 Olympic and Paralympic Winter Games. Owned and managed by the Heck family since 1954, Korbel produces the number one-selling premium methode champenoise champagne in the United States. Celebrate responsibly.
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