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A Deadly Vintage

A night of swirling, sipping, and sniffing out scandals!

Join us for a night at one of the most exclusive valley events, the Annual Vintage Release Party!

As the winery owners and vintners of the valley clamor to show off their one-of-a-kind vintages to each other before releasing them to the public, Charlotte Chardonnay hopes the exclusive event will pay tribute to her late father, Charles, who always put community before profit. 

While sniffing, swirling and sampling the visceral vintages, a scandalous act of murder will occur, leaving the party-goers in search of an uncorked killer! 

Will the murderer be a vivacious vintner who was ill prepared to deal with defeat? The vineyard owner seeking revenge for their sour grapes? Or possibly the bubbly champagne producer whose outgoing personality is covering for something?

It will be up to you to decant this crime before the culprit can claim another vineyard victim in this wine murder mystery party.

The Cast

*Note that the cast of this wine murder mystery party listed below is provided only to give an idea of the types of roles available, and not presented in any order relevant to the plot. 
Not all cast members are included in every version. 

Catherine Chardonnay

Chardonnay Crest Owner

Is Catherine lost without her husband or stealthily building the biggest winery in the valley? Catherine’s intentions are as unclear as her proclamations.

Casey Cabernet

Cabernet Cellars Owner

After suffering a damaging blow to their vineyards, Casey has made it clear they will do whatever they need to in order to succeed – even if it means going on the offensive.

Pierre Pinot

Noir Estates Winery Owner

This mysterious Frenchman has been in the valley tending to his lands instead of reaping the more profitable fruits from his international estate. Is Pierre looking for love or something more?

Reese Riesling

Golden Grape Vintner

A product of the valley, Reese’s ongoing friendship with Charlotte is tested after Reese was left empty-handed at the Vintner’s Challenge this year.

Rosie Rosé

Tasting Room Employee

Bob Bubbly has talked of her forever, but with Bob's heart promised to someone else, Rosie will have to resort to an alternate plan.

Professor Grape

Master Sommelier

A lover of all things wine, the professor has fine-tuned their nose to sniff out the sour grapes. A duty they will take seriously at the party.

Sam Syrah

Syrah Shadows Owner

Joe Merlot

Merlot Hills Owner

Shannon Chablis

Chardonnay Crest Vintner

Patrice Picker

Vineyard Worker

Charity Connors

Community Worker

Shelby Champagne

Chateau Champagne Owner

Bob Bubbly

Chateau Champagne Heir

Marley Malbec

Cabernet Cellars Vintner

Peter Picker

College Student

Rickie Rich

Valley Banker

Del Zinfandel

Chardonnay Family Lawyer + Winery Owner

Charlotte Chardonnay

Chardonnay Crest Heir

Nikola Noir

Land Manager

Miss Peach

Fruit Buyer

Crime Scenes

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