PRESS RELEASE: Raise a Toast to Wag-O-Ween at Wine Tasting Event in Historic Savannah Mansion

October 3, 2022

SAVANNAH, GA (October 3, 2022) — Join Renegade Paws Rescue for an evening of elegant wine tasting in support of Wag-O-Ween 2022! “A Toast to Wag-O-Ween” will officially kick off this year’s Wag-O-Ween festivities and will feature the Savannah debut of Rescue Dog Wines, an award-winning wine company with a heart for rescue dog organizations.

“A Toast to Wag-O-Ween” will be held on Thursday, October 13 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. at the Mansion La Belle, a historic mansion located at 410 E. Gwinnett St. in Savannah. All funds raised at the event will go to Renegade Paws Rescue to support Wag-O-Ween and the Sara Portman Community Fund. The Sara Portman Community Fund supports Savannah-area animal rescue organizations through community spay/neuters, education and more.

“We are delighted to support Savannah rescue organizations and share our wines,” said Blair Lott, president, Rescue Dog Wines. “Fifty percent of our profits support animal rescues across the country, and we can’t think of a better way to make our Savannah debut than by partnering with Wag-O-Ween and all the Savannah-area animal rescues it benefits.”

At “A Toast to Wag-O-Ween,” guests will enjoy a variety of award-winning, sustainable wines provided by Rescue Dog Wines, complete with a souvenir wine glass, and hors d’oeuvres by esteemed local restaurants like Noble Fare and 1540 Room. Attendees will also be entertained by Savannah storytelling by Enocha Edenfield, tarot reading with Conjüre912 and live music by Shena Verrett during this spooky, enchanting evening at the historic Mansion La Belle.

“Rescue Dog Wines produces an array of wines and we are excited to bring our entire product line for the tasting,” said Lott. “From whites to reds to sparkling rosé, there will be a wine for everyone.”

Tickets are $85 and also include a ticket to Wag-O-Ween, early access to the popular Wag-O-Ween swag bag and a preview of the 2022 Wag-O-Ween silent auction. To purchase tickets, visit

For more information about Wag-O-Ween weekend 2022, visit

About Rescue Dog Wines
In 2017, Blair and Laura Lott purchased a vineyard in Acampo, California with a vision to make exceptional wines and give back to a cause close to their hearts—rescue dogs. They have turned their dream into a reality, producing many award-winning wines while giving back to more than 50 rescue organizations to date. Rescue Dog Wines’ 2021 Chardonnay was recently awarded Double Gold and Best in Class with a score of 99 at the California State Fair and received Gold and scored 92 at the Sunset International Wine Competition. Its 2021 Sauvignon Blanc took Gold and Best in Class with a 96 at the California State Fair and was honored with Gold and a 90 score at the Sunset International Wine Competition. For more information and to find a retailer near you, visit

About Renegade Paws Rescue
Renegade Paws Rescue is a 501(c)(3) volunteer-based organization dedicated to providing the highest level of care for unwanted, abused, or injured dogs in the Coastal Empire and surrounding areas. Visit for more information.