Calistoga Food & Wine Event

VIP Reception

THURSDAY, May 9, 2019
6:00pm to 8:00pm

You are invited to taste the exclusive flavors of the evening featuring local chefs and wineries, who will be pouring their top tier wines. Hosted at Clos Pegase Winery.

Wineries that will be pouring include Larkmead Vineyards, Sterling Vineyards, Storybook Wines, Baldacci Family Vineyards, Girard Winery, Switchback Ridge and Clos Pegase Winery.

$195 per person

Chef Experience

FRIDAY, May 10, 2018
11:00am to 1:00pm

Set among the vineyards of Hindsight Wines, join Solbar’s Chef Gustavo Rios for a four-course tasting experience in a truly once-in-a-lifetime setting. While enjoying the seasonal flavors Chef Rios has prepared, you will sip on Hindsight’s perfectly paired wines while taking in the stunning views of vineyards surrounded by the Palisades and Mayacamas mountains.

$95 per person


3:00pm to 5:30pm

Calistoga Winegrowers Roundtable. Sip, savor, mingle and learn about Calistoga wines from the people that know it best: Nick Bleecher from Jericho Canyon VineyardJerry Seps from Storybook Mountain Vineyards, Heidi Barrett with La Sirena Wines and Peter Heitz from Shypoke.

The afternoon begins with a reception where you’ll receive a welcome glass of wine and some light bites. The roundtable will follow, where you’ll taste the wine from each winemaker while they delve into the unique characteristics of their wines and the Calistoga AVA. There will be a live Q and A with each winemaker we will keep things entertaining and educational.

Afterwards you’ll have an opportunity to meet and mingle with the winemakers, taste their special wines and make arrangements to visit their wineries.

….and make sure you attend Saturday’s Grand Tasting event at Solage where you can test your new-found knowledge. Over 40 Calistoga wineries will be pouring along with music and food.

$75 per person


Friday Evening

Dine Around. Pick your favorite or try a new one! Participating local restaurants will be offering a customized dinner menu and will offer complimentary corkage for Calistoga AVA wines.

Grand Tasting Event

Saturday, May 11, 2018
2:00pm to 5:30pm
Solage, Auberge Resorts Collection

The Grand Tasting. Join Solbar Executive Chef Gustavo Rios and the Calistoga Winegrowers for this annual outdoor wine-lover’s pilgrimage featuring live music and samplings from 40 of Calistoga’s premiere wineries paired with tastings from the local restaurants Saturday, May 11, 2019, 2:00 – 5:30p.m.

Solage, Auberge Resorts Collection, provides an elegant backdrop to showcase the world class wines from 40+ Calistoga wineries and the incredible small bites and live cooking stations from local restaurants featuring locally-grown seasonal ingredients to compliment the wines being poured.

In an area of Northern California renowned for culinary creativity and unique wines, the food and wine-filled weekend will boast world-class cuisine, distinct regional wines, and live entertainment.

Participating Calistoga wineries include:


Amici Cellars

August Briggs Winery

Baldacci Vineyards

Ballentine Vineyards

Barlow Vineyards

Bennett Lane Winery

Bragg Vineyards

Canard Vineyard

Chateau Montelena

Clos Pegase

Coquerel Family Estate Wines

Davis Estates

Dutch Henry

Fairwinds Estate Winery


Hindsight Wines

Huge Bear Wines

Jack Brooks Vineyard

Jericho Canyon Vineyard

Jones Family Vineyards

Kenefick Ranch Vineyards

Knighton Family Vineyards

La Sirena

Phifer Pavitt Wine

Poggi Wines

Romeo Vineyards and Cellars

Sebright Cellars


Storybook Mountain Vineyards

Sterling Vineyards

Switchback Ridge

Tom Eddy Winery

Von Strasser/Lava Vine

Weppler Vineyards


Local chefs and vendors will be announced over the upcoming months.


$125 per person

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