About Our Event

The Sip, Savor & Support event will allow community members to host small gatherings and join us for a one-hour Tasting experience via Zoom. Our virtual Tasting will be led by Michael Bottigliero, Co-founder, President and Lead Sommelier of Bottles Nation, a leader in wine tastings nationwide. Wine packages for sponsors and participants will be directly shipped to their home. In addition, each package includes a delicious charcuterie board prepared by Korte Meat Processing. 

How to Participate

Become a sponsor of the event. Your sponsorship dollars directly impact the care patients receive locally at St. Joseph's Hospital. Deadline to secure your sponsorship is May 14.

Sponsorship Letter  |  Sponsorship Form

Host a small gathering.  Join via Zoom for the one-hour Tasting experience. The Tasting Experience package is $300 and will serve 2 to 4 people. The wine package is shipped directly to your home. Register and purchase your package below.

Each Tasting Experience Package includes:

4 bottles of wine

  • Spanish Cava
  • New Zealand Sauvignon Blanc
  • Montepulciano d’Abruzzo
  • Argentinian Malbec

These wines of the world will be discussed during the event and will be shipped directly to the purchasers home prior to the event.

Charcuterie board including pairings for 2-4 people

Each 10" X 10" Boos Block board includes prosciutto ham, smoked salmon, hard salami, summer sausage, sharp cheddar, cave-aged heritage cheese, gouda cheese, cream cheese, feta-stuffed olives, grapes, mixed nuts and bagel crisps.

The Charcuterie Boards may be picked up in person from:

Korte Meat Processors
810 Deal St., Highland, IL
June 23-25 from 8 am to 6 pm
June 26 from 8 am to 3:30 pm

Registration is now closed

For more information contact Emily Wilson at 618-651-2590.

Thank You to Our Sponsors

Premier Sponsors

  • The Korte Company
  • Vituity


Vintage Sponsors

  • Electromek Diagnostics Systems
  • K-Five Contracting Company
  • Korte & Luitjohan Contractors, Inc.
  • Luitjohan Flooring, Inc.
  • Oberbeck Grain Company
  • Spengel-Boulanger Funeral Home
  • Steve Schmitt Auto Group
  • Terra Properties




Connoisseur Sponsors

  • Bradford National Bank
  • Edward Jones - Matt Armentrout, Carl Dempsey, Kevin Dewaele, DeAnna Domagalski
  • Highland Machine
  • Plocher Construction


Champagne Sponsors

  • Mr & Mrs. James Burgett
  • FCB Banks
  • Foppe Visual Communication
  • Gould Flooring Services
  • Kloss Furniture
  • Powers Advisory Group
  • Rosenthal Optometric
  • Tri Ford Mercury, Inc.